Tag: historical fiction

  • Book Review: Ripper by Isabel Allende

    How did I get the book? I got this book by following my 2022 book challenge and my curiosity to try another audiobook.  I needed a book that started with “R” and oh my, the Ripper from Isabel Allende did not disappoint. Narrated by Edoardo Ballerini, this book kept me on my toes, first by […]

  • Book Review: The Near Witch by V. E. Schwab

    How did I get the book? I got this book by following my 2022 book challenge. I was looking for a book that started with the letter “N” and I also have been wanting to try Audiobooks but have always felt that it would be hard for me to follow the plot of the story. […]

  • Book Review: The Impossible Girl by Lydia Kang

    How did I get the book? I got this book by following my 2022 book challenge. I was looking for a book that started with “I” or “V” and found this one. The cover caught my attention and the premise looked fascinating.  Definitely, New York in 1840 ~ 1900 is becoming my favorite time for […]

  • Book Review: The Dressmaker’s Gift by Fiona Valpy

    How did I get the book? I got this book because I wanted to read a historical fiction book. It was free with my Amazon Prime subscription. The book has a staggering 4.4-star rating out of 5 with over more than 35,000 reviews, which is truly impressive. I read the book in Ebook format. About […]

  • Book Review: The Book of Etta (The Road to Nowhere 2) by Meg Elison

    How did I get the book? I got this book because I needed a good and safe read while traveling to Bogota for a personal trip. I was doing the flight alone so I needed a good book I knew I could immerse myself in. The book has a staggering 4.4-star rating out of 5 […]

  • Book Review: The Dressmaker’s Gift by Fiona Valpy 

    How I got the book? I got this book by following my 2022 book challenge:  “A book was written by an author starting with F” so I chose “The Dressmaker’s Gift” by Fiona Valpy.  I got it as an ebook free through the Amazon Prime subscription. I also have an A – Z Reading Challenge, […]

  • Book Review: Cleopatra’s Dagger by Carole Lawrence

    How I got the book? I got this book by following my 2022 book challenge:  “Read a Historical Fiction Book” so I chose “Cleopatra’s Dagger” by Carole Lawrence.  I got it as an ebook free through the Amazon Prime subscription. I also have an A – Z Reading Challenge, so this book also checks the […]

  • Book Review: The Last Green Valley by Mark Sullivan

    How I got the book? I got this book by following my 2022 book challenge:  “Read a book with a color in its title” so I chose “The Last Green Valley” by Mark Sullivan.  I got it as an eBook from the Kindle Unlimited Subscription. I got the Kindle Unlimited Subscription a few months ago […]

  • Book Review: The Book of the Unnamed Midwife by Meg Elison

    How I got the book? I got this book while looking for eBooks on sale.  I definitely got intrigued by the title and after I read the premise decided to give it a go.  This book is included in the Kindle Unlimited in case you have the subscription.  After reading the book I learned that […]

  • Book Review: The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton

    How I got the book? I got this book while looking for eBooks on sale.  I got it a couple of years ago, however, when I finally read the sample, and I went to get it,  the book was back to be full price, which at that point I felt this particular book was not […]