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Scene: The Dastardly Duke and the Spirited Heroine (in the role of governess) now take dinner together, in the great hall of his castle somewhere on the Yorkshire Moors. 919 more words

Gothic

Competition fever!

There’s competition fever here at Downie Towers, with the caption competition running till the end of July, plus two more chances to win goodies. Apologies to those who’ve heard this all before, but in case you haven’t… 173 more words

spotlight and giveaway: The Secret Language of Stones

M. J. Rose

on Tour

July 19-28

with

The Secret Language of Stones

(historical fiction)

Release date: July 19, 2016
by Atria Books/Simon & Schuster… 490 more words

Historical Novels

Faded Pages - Out Of Print Authors: Sholem Asch

As I stood perusing the selection at a used book store recently (a separate blog post on that to come at a later time) I was asked what type of books I like to read. 809 more words

Reading

BAHALA NA (Come What May) - Special Offer

Limited Time Offer:  BAHALA NA (Come What May) – a WWII Story of Love, Faith, Courage, Determination and Survival is now at $0.99 at Kindle till Aug. 242 more words

#amblogging

Writing tweets

Joined Twitter-world two weeks ago after years of resistance. Surprise, it’s really fun! And hones your writing/thinking skills. How best to hook interest when I’m trying to build excitement in the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Lissa (because it features in a chapter of my Dr Epstein book)? 275 more words

Historical Novels

Book review: Constellation - I love France 193

Constellation

Author:
Adrien Bosc
Translator:
Willard Wood
Publisher:
Other Press

US Release date:
May 10, 2016
Pages:
171
ISBN:
978-1590517567
also available as ebook
Genre: 792 more words

Fiction