Historical fiction

The Year Without Summer by Guinevere Glasfurd

This book is still available for request on NetGalley as of the writing of this post. This book has an interesting premise. I had never heard of the volcano eruption before, and it was fascinating to see the endless repercussions so long ago. I have actually been on a geo tour where the guide told… Continue reading The Year Without Summer by Guinevere Glasfurd

Historical fiction, Young Adult/Children

Smailholm by C.L. Williams

This is probably the first historical fiction aimed at young teens that I have read. I would not say children because of the concentration of the storyline on the romantic prospects and emotions of the lead cast of characters. If targetting children, I would assume it would focus more on the task at hand and… Continue reading Smailholm by C.L. Williams

Historical fiction

Give the Devil His Due( A Rowland Sinclair Mystery #7) by Sulari Gentill

I have read and reviewed two previous books in the series (although not in the appropriate order!) This is the seventh book in the series, and I think you should have a working knowledge of the characters before approaching the characters at this late a stage. I will begin by saying I really enjoyed the… Continue reading Give the Devil His Due( A Rowland Sinclair Mystery #7) by Sulari Gentill