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Amy Jarecki’s “A Highland Knight to Remember”

This was my first time reading an Amy Jarecki book and I found it to be a fascinating journey into 15th century Scotland. It is the festival of Beltane and the nobility is out in full force, celebrating.

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Tracie Peterson’s “Treasured Grace”

The Oregon Trail is no easy place for the three Flanagan sisters in 1847. As the eldest sister, Grace, widow of the late Right Reverend T.S. Martindale, keeps her small family together despite difficult circumstances and locales. Others are surprised when Grace doesn't seem to be mourning her husband at all.

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Love Divided: Molly Jebber’s “Two Suitors for Anna”

Title: Two Suitors for Anna (A Keepsake Pocket Quilt Novel) Author: Molly Jebber Publisher: Zebra Copyright: January 31, 2017 ASIN: B01FBZXPDM Format: E-Book, 319 Pages, $6.47 [Amazon Paperback], $5.99 [Kindle], $7.99 [Barnes & Noble Paperback], $5.99 [Nook], $5.99 [Google Play], $5.99 [iBooks] Summary: In 1903 Ohio, a young Amish woman must choose between the life she has long… Continue reading Love Divided: Molly Jebber’s “Two Suitors for Anna”

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The Real Housewives of Ancient Rome: Phyllis T. Smith’s “The Daughters of Palatine Hill”

Title: The Daughters of Palatine Hill: A Novel Author: Phyllis T. Smith Publisher: Lake Union Publishing Copyright: February 16, 2016 ASIN: B012CU5RGC Format: E-Book, 412 Pages, $8.22 [Amazon Paperback], $1.99 [Kindle], $0.00 [KindleUnlimited], $1.99 [Audible], $8.67 [Barnes & Noble Paperback], $24.13 [Barnes & Noble Hardcover], $14.99 [Barnes & Noble Audiobook], $9.99 [Google Play], $9.95 [iBooks Audiobook]… Continue reading The Real Housewives of Ancient Rome: Phyllis T. Smith’s “The Daughters of Palatine Hill”

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On the Ascendant: Brandy Purdy’s “Two Empresses”

Two Empresses centers around two young women who are cousins, Marie Josèphe Rose Tascher de La Pagerie and Aimée du Buc de Rivéry, growing up in Martinique.

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13th Century Wales: Sarah Woodbury’s “Daughter of Time”

The story starts out in 1996 when Meg Lloyd, a single mother and widow learns that her abusive husband has died in a car crash. With horror, she mentally recounts the haunting scenes where she faced abuse at the hands of her cruel and unruly husband.