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Koos Verkaik’s The Nibelung Gold

I received this book courtesy of Mr. Verkaik for the purpose of a fair and honest review.

Overview: Wolf is any medium’s nightmare. With a few words, he can make or break a medium’s reputation. 281 more words

Book Apprasials

Regency ball gown from a wedding dress??!!

So…I think I may be going to the Jane Austen Society of North America conference in Louisville, KY this year! I didn’t want to go to a conference (other ones I was looking at were Historical Novel Society and Romance Writers of America) without my husband and he said October would work best for him to get off work. 660 more words

Historical Fiction

Brutal but Breath-taking

Let me start by saying I find it very difficult to put books in a ‘nutshell.’ Stephanie Thornton’s The Tiger Queens: The Women of Genghis Khan… 438 more words


The Wednesday Wars / by Gary D. Schmidt


ISBN 978-0618724833

Published: New York :
Clarion Books,

Hardcover:  264 pages.

GENRE: Historical Fiction & Realistic Fiction
Recommended for Ages 10-up by Publishers Weekly… 512 more words


Remember Cawnpore, A Memoir of the Opium War--Chapter VII (An Introduction and a Reunion)

“Lord, this is a scandalous first impression,” I said.

The woman cocked her head to the side and stared at me. I began to wonder if her knowledge of the English language was in fact poor and she was only able to deliver certain stock snide words and phrases in it. 2,025 more words


Shakespeare's Rebel - The Play!

Tis true! My novel has become a play of the same title.

SHAKESPEARE’S REBEL opens at the amazing Bard on the Beach theatre in Vancouver, British Columbia, on July 12th 2015. 58 more words

The Storyteller

By Jodi Picoult

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Synopsis: The granddaughter of a holocaust survivor is befriended by an elderly man who turns out to be an ex-SS officer – he asks her to forgive him and then take his life. 39 more words