Book Review

Review – An Italian Affair by Caroline Montague

Today is my stop on the blog tour for An Italian Affair by Caroline Montague. A book I have thoroughly enjoyed and can't wait for all of you to read! Synopsis: Love. War. Family. Betrayal. Italy, 1937. Alessandra Durante is grieving the loss of her husband when she discovers she has inherited her ancestral family… Continue reading Review – An Italian Affair by Caroline Montague

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Review – The Choice by Edith Eger

Paid Partnership with Ebury Books Synopsis: 'Little dancer', Mengele says, ‘dance for me’  In 1944, sixteen-year-old ballerina Edith Eger was sent to Auschwitz. Separated from her parents on arrival, she endures unimaginable experiences, including being made to dance for the infamous Josef Mengele. When the camp is finally liberated, she is pulled from a pile… Continue reading Review – The Choice by Edith Eger

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Review – In The Full Light of The Sun by Clare Clark

Today is my stop on the blog tour for In The Full Light of The Sun by Clare Clark. I am so excited to be part of this and I cannot wait to share my review of this stunning novel with you below! Synopsis: In the turbulent years between the wars, nothing in Berlin is… Continue reading Review – In The Full Light of The Sun by Clare Clark

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Blog Tour – The Survivors by Kate Furnivall

Today is my stop at the blog tour for The Survivors by Kate Furnivall and I am so excited to share my review with you! Synopsis: ‘Directly I saw him, I knew he had to die.’     Germany, 1945. Klara Janowska and her daughter Alicja have walked for weeks to get to Graufeld Displaced Persons camp.… Continue reading Blog Tour – The Survivors by Kate Furnivall

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We Must Be Brave by Frances Liardet

Synopsis: December, 1940. As German bombs fall on Southampton, the city’s residents flee to the surrounding villages. In Upton village, amid the chaos, newly-married Ellen Parr finds a girl sleeping, unclaimed at the back of an empty bus. Little Pamela, it seems, is entirely alone. Ellen has always believed she does not want children, but… Continue reading We Must Be Brave by Frances Liardet

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Blog Tour: Her Hidden Life by V.S. Alexander

Today is my stop at The Her Hidden Life by V.S. Alexander blog tour! I am so very excited to show you an excerpt and some info about this book. If you have been following me for a while you know I LOVE historical fictions. This book is just right up my alley! I finished… Continue reading Blog Tour: Her Hidden Life by V.S. Alexander

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Midnight Hunter by Brianna Hale (a quick review)

Synopsis: He’s hunting me, and there’s nowhere to run. East Berlin, 1963. I thought I understood the consequences of trying to flee to the West. Death. Imprisonment without trial. Instead I’m being hunted by the most dangerous man in the city, secret police officer Reinhardt Volker. Now I’m his prize, no longer a traitorous factory… Continue reading Midnight Hunter by Brianna Hale (a quick review)

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Blog Tour / Book Review: The Toymakers by Robert Dinsdale

I can scarcely contain my excitement as it is my stop today on the blog tour for The Toymakers. I cannot tell you enough how absolutely enchanted I was by this book and how The Toymakers is one of the best books I have ever read. Synopsis: Do you remember when you believed in magic?… Continue reading Blog Tour / Book Review: The Toymakers by Robert Dinsdale

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The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Synopsis: I tattooed a number on her arm. She tattooed her name on my heart. In 1942, Lale Sokolov arrived in Auschwitz-Birkenau. He was given the job of tattooing the prisoners marked for survival - scratching numbers into his fellow victims' arms in indelible ink to create what would become one of the most potent… Continue reading The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

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If you have been following me for a while on my social media, you should know by now that I have a problem... Not only do I buy books or rather hoard them at a very alarming speed, (let's say at least 2-3 books a week... ), I am also obsessed with collecting different editions… Continue reading Obsessive-Bronze-Horseman-itis