Archives by Category 'Historicals'



Review: The Bride by Julie Garwood May 21, 2012 | Historicals, Reviews, Romance
thebride-jgPublisher: Pocket Books Copyright: 1989 Published: July 1, 1989 Pages: 358 Form: Paperback Series: Medieval Series Book(1) Author: Julie Garwood Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository THE BOLD, BREATHLESS TALE OF A REBELLIOUS WOMAN, A FIERCE CHIEFTAIN, AND THE SEARING LOVE THAT SEALED THEIR DESTINY! An edict of the King could not be challenged. 

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Quickie Reviews April 13, 2012 | Fiction, Historicals, Quickie Reviews, Romance, Steampunk, Young Adult
secretsofasummernight-lkQuickie Reviews:   So I read a couple of books a few weeks ago and didn’t get around to writing my reviews for them.  Because I generally write my reviews soon after I’ve read the book, unless I take good notes, I don’t feel right about giving a full review of them.  If I wait

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Review: Waterfall by Lisa T. Bergren February 20, 2012 | Fiction, Historicals, Reviews, Romance, Young Adult
waterfall-ltbPublisher: David C. Cook Copyright: 2011 Publish Date: February 1, 2011 Pages: 277 Form: e-Book Series: River of Time (1) Author: Lisa T. Bergren Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository Most American teenagers want a vacation in Italy, but the Betarrini sisters have spent every summer of their lives among the romantic hills with

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Review: Black Gold by Anita Richmond Bunkley February 10, 2012 | Black Fiction, Fiction, Historicals, Reviews, Romance
blackgold-arbPublisher: Penguin Copyright: 1994 Publish Date: February 4, 1994 Pages: 448 Form: Paperback Author: Anita Richmond Bunkley Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository Leela Wilder, a proud and beautiful African-American woman, is caught in the torrent of greed, ambition, and prejudice that turned oil-rich Texas farmlands into wellsprings of fortune in the tumultuous 1920s. 

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Review: Vivid by Beverly Jenkins December 5, 2011 | Fiction, Historicals, Reviews, Romance
vivid-bjPublisher: Harper Collins Copyright: 2010 Published: November 1, 2010 Pages: 370 Form: E-Book Author: Beverly Jenkins Buy The Book: B&N It’s 1876 and Dr.Viveca Lancaster is frustrated by the limits placed upon female physicians of color. When she is offered the chance to set up a practice in the small all Black community of Grayson

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Review: The Wedding by Julie Garwood November 21, 2011 | Fiction, Historicals, Reviews, Romance
thewedding-jgPublisher: Dial Press Copyright: 1996 Published: April 7, 1997 Pages: 373 Form: Paperback Series: Medieval Series Book #2 Author: Julie Garwood Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository Journeying from England to Scotland to wed a highlander, Lady Brenna had resigned herself to the arranged match.  But when a band of fierce, painted warriors captured

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Mini Review: Moonlit Obsession by Jill Gregory October 3, 2011 | Fiction, Historicals, Reviews, Romance
moonlitobsession-jgPublisher: Wordsworth Editions Copyright: 1994 Published: January 1, 1987 Pages: 371 Form: Paperback Author: Jill Gregory Buy The Book:  Book Depository Anemone Carstairs. . . the breathtakingly beautiful daughter of England’s top intelligence officer, and Stephen Burke, the rich and handsome American patriot. Their love was like a raging storm, a savage tug-of-war of inflamed desire. 

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Review: Cotillion by Georgette Heyer September 26, 2011 | Fiction, Historicals, Reviews, Romance
cotillion-ghPublisher: Harper Paperbacks Copyright: 1953 Published: November 28, 1994 (1st 1953) Pages: 406 Form: Paperback Author: Georgette Heyer Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository MANY ELIGIBLE SUITORS VIED FOR HER HAND — AND SHE REFUSED THEM ALL! With the promise of her guardian’s vast fortune on the occasion of her marriage, the orphaned Miss

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Who Are Your Go To Authors? September 20, 2011 | Discussion, Fiction, Historicals, Mystery, Romance
Duchess-jdWhen thinking about reading and exploring different genres, I have to say that I’m having a great time finding and reading new authors.  I have many of my book blogging buddies to thank for helping me to expand my horizons.  Had it not been for them and friends, I would never have enjoyed the epicness

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Review: Glorious by Patricia Snodgrass August 15, 2011 | Fantasy, Fiction, Historicals, Reviews
glorious-psPublisher: Mundania Press Copyright: 2010 Published: September 20, 2010 Pages: 341 Form: E-Book (Provided by Author) Author: Patricia Snodgrass Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository Emily Prudhomme is terrified of her stepfather, and for good reason. A man who was raised by an abusive father and uncle, he is convinced that Dr. Martin Luther

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