Historical

Winterspell by Claire Legrand Review

Title: Winterspell Author: Claire Legrand Publisher: Simon & Schuster Format: eBook Publication Date: September 30, 2014 Overall: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Edelweiss   The clock chimes midnight, a curse breaks, and a girl meets a prince . . . but what follows is not all sweetness and sugarplums. New York City, 1899. Clara(…)

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The Girl with the Windup Heart by Kady Cross Review

  Title: The Girl with the Windup Heart Author: Kady Cross Publisher: Harlequin Teen Format: eBook Publication Date: May 27, 2014  Overall: 5 out of 5 stars Source: NetGalley   In 1897 London, a final showdown is about to begin. London’s underworld is no place for a young woman, even one who is strong, smart(…)

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Donners of the Dead by Karina Halle

    Title: Donners of the Dead Author: Karina Halle Publisher: Metal Blonde Books Format: eBook Publication Date: February 24th, 2014  Overall: 5 out of 5 stars      A note about this book: Donners of the Dead is set in 1851 – couples were often thrust into marriage together with short courtships, racism was(…)

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Between Two Thorns by Emma Newman

  Title: Between Two Thorns Author: Emma Newman Publisher:  Angry Robot Format: eBook Publication Date: February 26,2013  Overall: 4 out of 5 stars    Something is wrong in Aquae Sulis, Bath’s secret mirror city.   The new season is starting and the Master of Ceremonies is missing. Max, an Arbiter of the Split Worlds Treaty,(…)

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A Breath of Frost by Alyxandra Harvey

Title: A Breath of Frost Author: Alyxandra Harvey Publisher: Walker Childrens Format: eBook Publication Date: January 7 2014  Overall: 4 out of 5 moons   In 1814, three cousins-Gretchen, Emma, and Penelope-discover their unknown family lineage of witchcraft. Beyond the familiar manicured gardens and ballrooms of Regency London, a dangerous, alluring new underworld visible only(…)

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Witchstruck by Victoria Lamb

Witchstruck by Victoria Lamb

Title: Witchstruck (The Tudor Witch Trilogy #1) Author: Victoria Lamb Publisher: Harlequin TEEN Format: Electronic ARC Source: From Publisher, For Review (via NetGalley) Overall: 3.5/5 Meg Lytton has always known of her dark and powerful gift. Raised a student of the old magick by her Aunt Jane, casting the circle to see visions of the(…)

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Dinner With Lisa by R. L. Prendergast

Title: Dinner With Lisa Author: R. L. Prendergast Publisher: Dekko Publishing Format: Paperback Publication Date: November 1st 2011 Overall: 4.5/5  Source:  From Publisher For Review In the disastrous economic times of the 1930s, Joseph Gaston, a young widower with four children, arrives in the small town of Philibuster seeking security for his family. Instead, he(…)

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