Elizabeth of York: The Last White Rose by Alison Weir – Blog Tour Review

Title: Elizabeth of York: The Last White Rose Author: Alison Weir Genre: Historical Fiction Publisher: Headline Publication Date: 12th May 2022 Rating: 4.5/5 Cover: Summary: AN ENGLISH PRINCESS, BORN INTO A WAR BETWEEN TWO FAMILIES. Eldest daughter of the royal House of York, Elizabeth dreams of a crown to call her own. But when her … Continue reading Elizabeth of York: The Last White Rose by Alison Weir – Blog Tour Review

Sister Stardust by Jane Green – Blog Tour Review

Title: Sister Stardust Author: Jane Green Genre: Historical Fiction Publisher: Hanover Square Press, Harper Collins Publication Date: 28th April 2022 Rating: 4/5 Cover: Summary: In her first novel inspired by a true story, Sunday Times Bestseller Jane Green re-imagines the life of troubled icon Talitha Getty in this transporting story from a forgotten chapter of … Continue reading Sister Stardust by Jane Green – Blog Tour Review

Sparks Like Stars by Nadia Hashimi – Blog Tour Review

Title: Sparks Like Stars Author: Nadia Hashimi Genre: Historical Fiction Publisher: William Morrow Publication Date: 2nd March 2021 Rating: 5/5 Cover: Summary: Kabul, 1978: The daughter of a prominent family, Sitara Zamani lives a privileged life in Afghanistan’s thriving cosmopolitan capital. The 1970s are a time of remarkable promise under the leadership of people like Sardar Daoud, … Continue reading Sparks Like Stars by Nadia Hashimi – Blog Tour Review

Moonlight and the Pearler’s Daughter by Lizzie Pook – Blog Tour Review

Title: Moonlight and the Pearler’s Daughter Author: Lizzie Pook Genre: Historical Fiction Publisher: Mantle Publication Date: 3rd March 2022 Rating: 4.5/5 Cover: Summary: 1886, BANNIN BAY, AUSTRALIA. The Brightwell family has sailed from England to make their new home in Western Australia. Ten-year-old Eliza knows little of what awaits them on these shores beyond shining … Continue reading Moonlight and the Pearler’s Daughter by Lizzie Pook – Blog Tour Review

The Physician’s Daughter by Martha Conway – Blog Tour Review

Title: The Physician’s Daughter Author: Martha Conway Genre: Historical Fiction Publisher: Zaffre Publication Date: 3rd March 2022 Rating: 4/5 Cover: Summary: In a world made for men, can one woman break freefrom tradition and walk a new path? It is 1865, the American Civil War has just ended, and 18-year old Vita Tenney is determined … Continue reading The Physician’s Daughter by Martha Conway – Blog Tour Review

The Embroidered Book by Kate Heartfield – Blog Tour Review

Title: The Embroidered Book Author: Kate Heartfield Genre: Historical Fantasy Publisher: Harper Voyager Publication Date: 17th February 2022 Rating: 4/5 Cover: Summary: ‘Power is not something you are given. Power is something you take. When you are a woman, it is a little more difficult, that’s all’ 1768. Charlotte, daughter of the Habsburg Empress, arrives … Continue reading The Embroidered Book by Kate Heartfield – Blog Tour Review

Devotion by Hannah Kent – Book Review

Title: Devotion Author: Hannah Kent Genre: Literary/Historical Fiction Publisher: Picador Publication Date: 3rd February 2022 Rating: 5/5 Cover: Summary: 1836, Prussia. Hanne is nearly fifteen and the domestic world of womanhood is quickly closing in on her. A child of nature, she yearns instead for the rush of the river, the wind dancing around her. Hanne … Continue reading Devotion by Hannah Kent – Book Review

Land of Snow and Ashes by Petra Rautiainen – Book Review

Title: Land of Snow and Ashes Author: Petra Rautiainen Translator: David Hackston Publisher: Pushkin Press Publication Date: 3rd February 2022 Rating: 5/5 Cover: Summary: Finnish Lapland, 1944: a young soldier is called to work as an interpreter at a Nazi prison camp. Surrounded by cruelty and death, he struggles to hold on to his humanity. … Continue reading Land of Snow and Ashes by Petra Rautiainen – Book Review