Book Spotlight: Finding Gabriel

About The Book Colonel Gabriel de Laurent departed for the war intending to die. After a decade of bloodstained battlegrounds while fighting in Napoleon’s army, Gabriel returns to the streets of Paris a shattered and haunted soul. Plagued by inner demons, he swallows the barrel of his flintlock pistol and pulls the trigger. But fate has a different plan.  […]

Book Tours: Book Spotlight for Maud’s Line

Publication Date: July 14, 2015 Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Formats: eBook, Hardcover ISBN-10: 0544470192 Pages: 304 Genre: Historical Fiction A debut novel chronicling the life and loves of a headstrong, earthy, and magnetic heroine Eastern Oklahoma, 1928. Eighteen-year-old Maud Nail lives with her rogue father and sensitive brother on one of the allotments parceled out by […]

Mini-Reviews: Butterfly Palace

Time for some mini-reviews! What are mini-reviews, you ask? As the title suggests, these are short reviews, consisting of one paragraph tops, about a book. It’s a way to catch up on the books I’ve read a while ago, but never got around to reviewing. Title: Butterfly Palace Author: Colleen Coble Genre: Historical Fiction, Mystery […]

Book Tours: Book Spotlight Wealth & Privilege

Please join author Jeanette Watts as she tours the blogosphere with HF Virtual Book Tours for Wealth and Privilege, from June 16-July 17. Ebook Release Date: 2013 Paperback Release Date: 2014 CreateSpace Genre: Historical Fiction/Romance Money. Family. Love. Hate. Obsession. Duty. Politics. Religion – or the lack thereof. Sex — or, once again, the lack […]

Book Review: Stowaway: Curse of the Red Pearl by Tracy Forbes

Title: Stowaway: Curse of the Red Pearl Author: Tracy Fobes Genre: Horror/Thriller Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. Set on stormy seas during the early nineteenth century, Stowaway: Curse of the Red Pearl features a unique plot revolving around a classic adventure that […]

Book Review: Bowery Girl by Kim Taylor Blakemore

Title: Bowery Girl Author: Kim Taylor Blakemore Genre: Women’s Historical Fiction Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. From WILLA Award winning author Kim Taylor Blakemore… “…inspiring and poignant historical fiction novel that will engage readers that are looking for an insightful, yet entertaining […]

Book Tour: Guest Post for Keep Dancing

Today I’m glad to host a guest post for the book tour for “Keep Dancing”. I’d like to welcome the author to my blog, and thank her for writing the guest post! Also, if you’re interested, there’s a giveaway for a $2000 diamond ring during this tour (yeeep, pretty awesome, right?) Scroll down to participate! […]

Book Blast: A Dream Called Marilyn

About A Dream Called Marilyn Publication Date: March 23, 2015 Triumph Productions Formats: eBook, Paperback Pages: 180 Genre: Historical Fiction In the summer of 1962, nothing could prepare Dr. Charles Campbell for his first meeting with his new client, Marilyn Monroe. A reputable psychiatrist, he’s been hired by a studio executive to handle and subdue […]

Book Review: Fools Rush by Ciara Knight

Title: Fools Rush Author: Ciara Knight Genre: Historical Western Romance Age Group: Adult Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. To avert an impending life of servitude, Bethany Cook seeks freedom on a wagon train bound for gold country. Disguised as a young boy […]

Book Tours: Promo Post for Scent of Souls

About Scent of the Soul… Publication Date: February 11, 2015 Soul Mate Publishing Genre: Historical Romance/Fantasy READ AN EXCERPT. In twelfth century Scotland, it took a half-Gael with a Viking name to restore the clans to their rightful lands. Once an exile, Somerled the Mighty now dominates the west. He’s making alliances, expanding his territory, […]