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The Enemies of Versailles: The Mistresses of Versailles Trilogy #3 by Sally Christie

The Enemies of Versailles: The Mistresses of Versailles Trilogy #3 by Sally Christie

Sally Christie returns to the blog today with the final Installment in The Mistresses of Versailles Trilogy, the story of the court and controversy in the French court of Louis XV. In addition to the review, you can check out the tour stops to see what other readers thought, read an excerpt and enter the tour-wide giveaway to win one of five (5) print copies of THE ENEMIES OF VERSAILLES (US Only) Read more of this post

Mad Richard by Lesley Krueger

Mad Richard by Lesley Krueger

In keeping with my Victoriana obsession, when I saw this historical fiction title from Lesley Krueger, I couldn’t wait to dive in. Based on the life of Richard Dadd, a Victorian artist and celebrity as his life and influences juxtapose against those of Charlotte Brontë, herself in the midst of her own questions and tumult. Please read on for my review of Read more of this post

Reading this book contributed to these challenges:

There’s Something About Cornwall by Daisy James

There’s Something About Cornwall by Daisy James

I’m really thinking that I could toss away everything else and just dive into the chick lit of late – and Daisy James (another I can’t believe I hadn’t found before) is on the blog today with a lovely ‘on the road’ story full of hope, humor and plenty of regional bakes. Please read on for my review of Read more of this post

Reading this book contributed to these challenges:

The Beachside Sweet Shop by Karen Clarke

The Beachside Sweet Shop by Karen Clarke

Continuing with my British book obsession, allow me to present the first in the Beachside Bay series by Karen Clarke. This lovely little read in an afternoon for a bit of an escape story is loaded with sweets (the candy kind), humor, laughter and a touch of redemption. Please read on for my review of Read more of this post

Reading this book contributed to these challenges: