A Dress of Violet Taffeta by Tessa Arlen (review)

After a disastrous first marriage, Lucy Wallace must find a way to support her young daughter and disapproving mother. With a talent for designing dresses and an unskilled but willing scullery maid, along with the social assistance of her sister, novelist Elinor Glyn, Lucy begins what will become her lifetime’s work. Success finds Lucy as … Continue reading A Dress of Violet Taffeta by Tessa Arlen (review)

On Tour: Love Ever Lasting by Michele Helen Fritz & E.A. Shanniak (review+giveaway)

Love Ever Lasting by Michelle Helen Fritz & E.A. Shanniak Publication Date: July 14, 2022 Genre: Historical Romance/Regency Series: Bramley Hall Regency Romance, Book 3 Miss Grace Buchanan has given up any hope of marrying. She's been too occupied raising her younger siblings while her drunkard father spends all of their funds. When a horrid … Continue reading On Tour: Love Ever Lasting by Michele Helen Fritz & E.A. Shanniak (review+giveaway)

The Nurse’s Secret by Amanda Skenandore (review + tour-wide giveaway)

The Nurse's Secret by Amanda Skenandore Publication Date: June 28, 2022 Kensington Books Genre: Historical Fiction From acclaimed author and registered nurse Amanda Skenandore, The Alienist meets The Light of Luna Park in a fascinating historical novel based on the little-known story of America’s first nursing school, as a young female grifter in 1880s New … Continue reading The Nurse’s Secret by Amanda Skenandore (review + tour-wide giveaway)

Love That Lasts by Michelle Helen Fritz and E.A. Shanniak (review)

I wasn’t sure what to expect from this second Bramley Hall Regency Romance. How could George Wallace be a desirable romantic lead and what kind of woman would he be paired with? The answers, from authors Michelle Helen Fritz and E.A. Shanniak in writing Love That Lasts, were an entertaining surprise. In the first Bramley … Continue reading Love That Lasts by Michelle Helen Fritz and E.A. Shanniak (review)

Whitney Wins Everything: A Tiny Ninja Book by Sasha Graham (picture book review)

In Whitney Wins Everything, the second Tiny Ninja book by Sasha Graham with illustrations by Angelina Valieva, Whitney sees everything as a competition, and she is out to win. But there is someone only she can see or hear, her own tiny ninja, who will gently - along with her soccer team - help her … Continue reading Whitney Wins Everything: A Tiny Ninja Book by Sasha Graham (picture book review)

Milo Does Not Like Mornings: A Tiny Ninja Book by Sasha Graham (picture book review)

Milo is not a morning person in the first Tiny Ninja book by Sasha Graham with illustrations by Angelina Valieva, Milo Does Not Like Mornings. Milo has a great imagination and an even greater affection for his cozy, comfy bed. But there's someone only he can see and hear, his tiny ninja, who will gently … Continue reading Milo Does Not Like Mornings: A Tiny Ninja Book by Sasha Graham (picture book review)