Book Review: A Girl Called Renee by Ruth Uzrad

Title: A Girl Called Renee Author: Ruth Uzrad Genre: Thriller Rating: 5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Terrified after her father’s arrest by the Nazis, Ruth flees to Belgium. This is the unbelievable autobiographical story of Ruth Uzrad, a Jewish teenager whose life was turned […]

Book Review: Two Princes and a Queen

Title: Two Princes and a Queen Author: Shmuel David Genre: Memoirs, Historical Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Imagine having to flee for your life from the Nazis on a rundown river-boat! Hanne is the teenaged son of a well-off Jewish family living a […]

Book Spotlight: Raven’s Feast

Raven’s Feast by Eric Schumacher Publication Date: May 1, 2017 Creativia eBook & Paperback Series: Hakon’s Saga, Book 2 Genre: Fiction/Historical Raven’s Feast is the sequel to God’s Hammer, the true story of Hakon Haraldsson and his quest to win and keep the High Seat of Viking Age Norway. It is 935 A.D. and Hakon […]

Book Tour: The Babe Ruth Deception

Author Interview How long have you been writing? About 15 years ago, after a long time as a trial and appellate lawyer, I wanted to figure out how to write novels.  Three unsold manuscripts later, I moved on to writing narrative history, and published four books on American history with Simon and Schuster (starting with […]

Boook Review: Courage and Grace by Yoseph Komen

Title: Courage and Grace Author: Yoseph Komen Genre: Historical, Memoir, Nonfiction Age Group: Adult Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. A family’s unbelievable survival in the face of the Holocaust Yoseph and Itzhak Komem are two young Jewish brothers hiding under fake Catholic identities […]

Book Blast: Traitor’s Knot

Traitor’s Knot by Cryssa Bazos Publication Date: May 9, 2017 Endeavor Press eBook; 394 Pages Genre: Fiction/Historical England 1650: Civil War has given way to an uneasy peace in the year since Parliament executed King Charles I. Royalist officer James Hart refuses to accept the tyranny of the new government, and to raise funds for […]

Book Review: I Love You My Child, I’m Abandoning You

Title: I Love You My Child, I’m Abandoning You Author: Ariela Palacz Genre: Hisotrical Fiction Age Group: Adult Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. An exciting human documentary taking place in France during the Holocaust Little Paulette is an excellent pupil, surrounded by […]

Blog Tour: A Knightsbridge Scandal

Guest Post: Is Flora Maguire a Suffragist? A Knightsbridge Scandal is set in London in 1903, and during my research I couldn’t avoid that this was the year Emmeline Pankhurst founded the Women’s Social and Political Union. My knowledge of Suffragettes was restricted to stories of hunger strikes and Glynis John’s singing and wearing a, […]

Book Review: Lalin Bonheur by Margaret O. Howard

Title: Lalin Bonheur Author: Margaret O. Howard Genre: Paranormal Mystery / Romance Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange When Lalin Bonheur shape shifts, she roams the Vieux Carre as a sleek tuxedo cat to learn the secrets of her city. But on her debut at a Quadroon […]

Book Review: In The Line of Fire by Teofil Tobias Reiss

Title: In The Line of Fire Author: Teofil Tobias Reiss Genre: Historical, Biography, Nonfiction Age Group: Adult Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. Live from the trenches Almost a hundred years have passed since the end of World War I, also known as […]