The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue is a unique standalone fantasy novel that explores the consequences of making a deal with the gods - especially the ones who answer after dark.
Tag: Historical Fiction
Book Review: The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCollough
The Thorn Birds is an emotional multi-generational family saga that takes readers on a journey from the Australian outback, to the halls of the Vatican and many places in between.
Book Review: Echoes by Maeve Binchy
Echoes is an emotional read that explores what can happen after you get your heart's desire, and how that is not always as magical as it seems at first glance.
Book Review: World Without End by Ken Follett
World Without End is a sweeping historical epic, and the second book in Ken Follet's Kingsbridge series.
Book Review: The Copper Beech by Maeve Binchy
The Copper Beech is a cozy story set in a small Irish town, that is not only entertaining, but also reminds us not to assume that we know what others are dealing with in their lives.
Book Review: The Independence of Miss Mary Bennet by Colleen McCollough
The Independence of Miss Mary Bennet is essentially an elaborate piece of Jane Austen fanfiction that has a few bright spots, even though it often misses its mark.
Book Review: The Bronze Horseman by Paullina Simons
The Bronze Horseman is a sweeping historical romance set against the harsh back drop of Russia during WII.
Book Review: The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
The Pillars of the Earth is the first book in historical fiction series that intertwines the lives of many characters against the backdrop of the the building of Kingsbridge cathedral.
Book Review: The Birth House by Ami McKay
The Birth House is an unforgettable tale of the struggles women have faced to maintain control over their own bodies and to keep the best parts of tradition alive in the world of modern medicine.