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Review: Winter of Solace by Kathryn Le Veque

Review: Winter of Solace by Kathryn Le Veque

This story is everything I love in a historical romance. We have knights, a classic “damsel in distress” trope, and a very obvious, black-and-white villain. It was exactly the escape I needed during a big ol’ social uprising. Give me ALL the strong, broody knights and ALL the “happily ever after”s. Immediately. Caius d’Avignon is […]

Posted July 3, 2020 by Amanda in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Dragon Rising by M. Lynn

Review: Dragon Rising by M. Lynn

What an adventure! Dragon Rising by is the first in her new series inspired by Mulan. I love retellings! Several years ago when I first started reading retellings, I was skeptical, but that was unfounded. I love how an author can take an original, well-known tale and put their own spin on it. And does […]

Posted March 13, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment
In the Field of Grace by Tessa Afshar

In the Field of Grace by Tessa Afshar

In the Field of Grace by is a retelling of the Biblical account of Ruth and Boaz. The story begins before the Biblical account creating a depth to the characters and giving the story further meaning. Ruth has always been a favorite book of the Bible for me as it tells the story of a young widow […]

Posted July 3, 2014 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment