Genre: Historical Fiction

Audio: Murder at the Brightwell by Ashley Weaver @AshleyCWeaver @billiefb @Dreamscapeaudio #LoveAudiobooks

Audio: Murder at the Brightwell by Ashley Weaver @AshleyCWeaver  @billiefb @Dreamscapeaudio #LoveAudiobooks

I’ve been on an historical mystery binge for the past several months.  When selecting a new book, I look for an interesting plot, a believable female lead, and a little romance.  So when the library app kindly suggested Murder at the Brightwell as a cozy, between-the-wars mystery I might enjoy reading next, I did two […]

Posted October 16, 2020 by KC in Book Review / 3 Comments

Audio: Over on the Dry Side by Louis L’Amour @mrkawfy @KirbyHeyborne @kakuralasombey @PRHAudio ‏ @sophiarose1816 #LoveAudiobooks

Audio: Over on the Dry Side by Louis L’Amour @mrkawfy @KirbyHeyborne @kakuralasombey @PRHAudio ‏ @sophiarose1816 #LoveAudiobooks

A dead body, an empty cabin, a mysterious girl, a lone rider, and a gang after a treasure make for a very exciting western adventure.  I was looking forward to a tale told alternating between a sixteen year old boy with lots of grit and a hard man with cold gray eyes from two talented […]

Posted October 14, 2020 by Sophia in Book Review / 13 Comments

Audio: Murder on Cold Street by Sherry Thomas @sherrythomas ‏@KateReadingVO ‏@PRHAudio ‏#LoveAudiobooks

Audio: Murder on Cold Street by Sherry Thomas @sherrythomas ‏@KateReadingVO ‏@PRHAudio ‏#LoveAudiobooks

I have enjoyed every book of the Lady Sherlock series but I’ve been a bit frustrated with the background romantic aspects.  I expected The Murder on Cold Street to be an especially engaging installment because Inspector Treadle has been arrested for the murder. As always, I thrilled to hear all the investigative tactics with interviews […]

Posted October 6, 2020 by Anne - Books of My Heart in Book Review / 18 Comments

A Curious Beginning by Deanna Raybourn @deannaraybourn #AngeleMasters @recordedbooks #LoveAudiobooks

A Curious Beginning by Deanna Raybourn @deannaraybourn #AngeleMasters  @recordedbooks #LoveAudiobooks

I am not embarrassed to admit a well-designed cover is sometimes the deciding factor in my book selection.  And no, it’s not always a naked, male torso either.  In looking at a list of historical romantic suspense, my attention was captured by the flourishing text and simple silhouettes of A Curious Beginning by Deanna Raybourn.  […]

Posted August 7, 2020 by KC in Book Review / 6 Comments