Genre: Historical Fiction

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

Audio: The Art of Deception by Leonard Goldberg #LeonardGoldberg @SteveWestActor @MacmillanAudio #LoveAudiobooks #JIAM

Audio: The Art of Deception by Leonard Goldberg #LeonardGoldberg @SteveWestActor @MacmillanAudio #LoveAudiobooks #JIAM

I was thrilled to continue with  The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes Mysteries series.  I love Sherlock Holmes style mysteries, and the setting in England. Even if I didn’t, this is narrated by STEVE WEST. There have been a number of art vandalisms and break-ins.  The Watson family is on the case.  There were plenty of […]

The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner @NatalieMJenner @RCArmitage @StMartinsPress @MacMillanAudio #LoveAudiobooks

The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner @NatalieMJenner @RCArmitage @StMartinsPress @MacMillanAudio #LoveAudiobooks

When I spotted the title, I pictured a much different story- one that had a modern group of eclectic people sipping their wine or tea, discussing Austen’s works and eventually their personal lives.  But, then I noticed the blurb and a spark of excitement leaped in me because this wasn’t ‘a’ Jane Austen society (or […]

Posted May 20, 2020 by Sophia in Book Review / 29 Comments

Audio: A Stroke of Malice by Anna Lee Huber @AnnaLeeHuber #HeatherWilds @TantorAudio #LoveAudiobooks

Audio: A Stroke of Malice by Anna Lee Huber @AnnaLeeHuber #HeatherWilds  @TantorAudio  #LoveAudiobooks

Intelligent and talented outcast solves mysteries with the help of handsome sidekick.  It’s a plot device that appeals to my puzzle-loving brain and non-conformist heart.  Add the escapism of a different time period and I’m completely sold.  Anna Lee Huber elegantly blends historical romance with suspense in A Stroke of Malice, the 8th installment of […]

Posted May 8, 2020 by KC in Book Review / 6 Comments