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Hilary Mantel

Memoir is not an easy form. It’s not for beginners, which is unfortunate, as it is where many people do begin. It’s hard for beginners to accept that un-mediated truth often sounds unlikely and unconvincing. 56 more words


The Ghostly Father by Sue Barnard

The Ghostly Father

Romeo & Juliet – was this what really happened?

When Juliet Roberts is asked to make sense of an ancient Italian manuscript, she little suspects that she will find herself propelled into the midst of one of the greatest love stories of all time. 278 more words

Historical Novels

the fair fight by anna freeman

I gave this book – 5 Stars ☆☆☆☆☆


Born into a brothel, Ruth’s future looks bleak until she catches the eye of Mr Dryer. A rich Bristol merchant and enthusiast of the ring, he trains gutsy Ruth as a pugilist. 566 more words

Book Reviews

Author’s Lot

“As authors, we are like water in a well. But, to be consumed – we all must end up in the same bucket.”  Mitt Winstead, July 13, 2012… 439 more words

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Throwback Thursday-Shadow on the Crown

Shadow on the Crown

Author: Patricia Bracewell

416 pages

Published February 7th 2013 by Viking Adult

Description taken from Goodreads:

In 1002, fifteen­-year-old Emma of Normandy crosses the Narrow Sea to wed the much older King Athelred of England, whom she meets for the first time at the church door. 476 more words

Adult Books

Capturing The Earl’s Love Part Fourteen ~ A Historical Romance Story

A #free short story…  I’ll be telling it here, and it can also now be downloaded from Amazon.

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