The Girl from the Island by Lorna Cook #BookReview #HistoricalFiction @NetGalley @AvonBooksUK #thegirlfromtheisland

My rating: 5 of 5 stars Many thanks to Net Galley, Avon Books UK, and the author for a chance to read and review this book. All opinions are expressed voluntarily. Historical fiction works best for me when there is … Continue reading The Girl from the Island by Lorna Cook #BookReview #HistoricalFiction @NetGalley @AvonBooksUK #thegirlfromtheisland

The House on the Hill by Irina Shapiro #BookReview #Mystery #HistoricalFiction #Ghosts #Romance

My rating: 4 of 5 stars After reading The House On The Hill by Irina Shapiro, I realized WHY o WHY this book kept popping up in few lists as a MUST-READ recommendation for me. It had all the tropes … Continue reading The House on the Hill by Irina Shapiro #BookReview #Mystery #HistoricalFiction #Ghosts #Romance

Once Upon a River by Diane Setterfield #BookReview #HistoricalFiction #MagicalRealism

My rating: 5 of 5 stars Something is going to happen Something happens on a dark and stormy solstice night in an inn called The Swan, a miracle that borders into supernatural or fantasy. Diane Setterfield is gifted tremendously in … Continue reading Once Upon a River by Diane Setterfield #BookReview #HistoricalFiction #MagicalRealism

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab #BookReview #Historical #Fantasy #Paranormal #Romance

My rating: 4 of 5 stars Have you read Life After Life by Kate Atkinson? Hailed as a classic with numerous awards to its name, I am probably the only outcast who was not head over heels in love with … Continue reading The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab #BookReview #Historical #Fantasy #Paranormal #Romance

Daughters of Night by Laura Shepherd-Robinson #BookReview #Mystery #HistoricalFiction #Thriller @NetGalley @panmacmillan

My rating: 5 of 5 stars Many thanks to Net Galley, Pan Macmillan and the author for a chance to read this book. All opinions are expressed voluntarily. Laura Shepherd-Robinson burst into the scene of literary fiction with the hugely … Continue reading Daughters of Night by Laura Shepherd-Robinson #BookReview #Mystery #HistoricalFiction #Thriller @NetGalley @panmacmillan

The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton #BookReview #HistoricalFiction #DualTimeline

My rating: 4 of 5 stars Kate Morton has really outdone herself with this historical novel about a manor house and its residents spanning more than 100 years. There are multiple POV’s moving the story forward which is kind of … Continue reading The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton #BookReview #HistoricalFiction #DualTimeline

Book Review -Reviving the Hawthorn Sisters by Emily Carpenter #BookReview #BookBlogger @NetGalley #HistoricalFiction

My rating: 4 of 5 stars Many thanks to Net Galley, Lake Union publishing and the author for a chance to read and review this book. All opinions are expressed voluntarily. Emily Carpenter’s Burying the Honeysuckle Girls has been popping … Continue reading Book Review -Reviving the Hawthorn Sisters by Emily Carpenter #BookReview #BookBlogger @NetGalley #HistoricalFiction

The Bell Tower: A Haunted House Mystery by Sarah Rayne (Nell West/Michael Flint #6)#bookreview #Ghosts #Gothic

My rating: 4 of 5 stars Sarah Rayne’s Nell West and Michael Flint series have all been very engaging and interesting Gothic thrillers. The Bell Tower which is book 6 in the series can be read as stand alone but … Continue reading The Bell Tower: A Haunted House Mystery by Sarah Rayne (Nell West/Michael Flint #6)#bookreview #Ghosts #Gothic