Book 2 of this historical fantasy series, continues the story of our “mis-timed” lovers…..”time-crossed” lovers perhaps may sound a bit better lol? 318 more words
Dictator is the final volume in Robert Harris’s trilogy about the great Roman statesman, Cicero. This trilogy has truly been spell-binding.
The novel begins in dark times for Cicero, when he and his family are hounded out of Rome by Julius Caesar, his greatest enemy. 163 more words
To be honest, we’ve all met him.
His eyes are the colour of the ocean, or midnight, or brilliant saffron, or blazing ruby. His skin is either chalky white, like the undead we suspect he might be, or the beautiful, ethnically ambiguous ‘heavily tanned’. 501 more words
Book: Passion and Plunder
Author: Collette Cameron
Genre: Historical Romance
Release Date: May 24, 2017
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Would you sacrifice everything for the person you love, knowing you can never be together?
It’s a relief to wander the Internet in search of armchairs instead of news. An article about Hillary Mantel’s writing room (with armchair pictured) appeared in The Guardian back in 2007, when she was “building her new novel about Thomas Cromwell.” Mantel says she writes “…in the main room of our flat, at the top of a former Victorian asylum in Surrey.” “If I feel travel would broaden the mind I take my laptop up a spiral staircase to a little room under the asylum clock.” 87 more words