The White Princess by Philippa Gregory

Ok, it's true, Philippa Gergory's historical fiction from the 1400s is my reading candy. Her writing style pulls you in with its lyrical quality and sensitive descriptions. Her characters come…

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Picture Perfect by Jodi Picoult

Obviously, Jodi is a very popular author. She is brave with the themes and subjects she chooses to tackle, and Picture Perfect is no exception. In this novel she is…

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Book Review: Mistress of Nothing

Mistress of Nothing by Kate Pullinger is a historical fiction novel. I didn't like the title at all. So, that was a hard start for me. Titles are important to…

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Warlight

Well, to begin, it's Michael Ondaatje. Full stop. You take a breath, begin reading and don't recognize taking another breath until the last page. You are enveloped by the words…

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The Weight of Ink

I loved this book. It is a piece of historical fiction with a twist. It connects characters between ages; 1500s and current time. They are connected on themes of love…

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Who is Vera Kelly

A really unique read. Terse, to the point, curious, intriguing. I wanted to keep reading. It wasn't so much a detective type novel, but the setting was really interesting and…

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