Category Archives: Historical fiction

Zora and Me: The Cursed Ground by T.R. Simon

      Zora and Me: The Cursed Ground by T.R. Simon, Candlewick Press, 9780763643010, 2018 Format: Hardcover, 250 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Realistic /Historic Fiction What did you like about the book? This fictionalized story … Continue reading

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Journey of the Pale Bear by Susan Fletcher

        Journey of the Pale Bear by Susan Fletcher,  Margaret K. McElderry Books, 9781534420779, 2018 Format: Softcover, 304 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Historic Fiction/Adventure What did you like about the book? A nice … Continue reading

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Call of the Wraith by Kevin Sands

 Call of the Wraith (The Blackthorn Key) by Kevin Sands, Published by Aladdin, 9781534428478, 2018 Format: Hardcover, 494 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Historic/Mystery Fiction What did you like about the book? Another adventure in the making … Continue reading

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The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy by Mackenzi Lee

The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy by Mackenzi Lee. Katherine Tegen Books, 2018. ISBN 9780062795328 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Historical/fantasy fiction What did you like about the book? I … Continue reading

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The 48 – Donna Hosie

  The 48 – Donna Hosie, Holiday House, 9780823438563, 2018 Format: Hardcover, 384 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 2.5 Genre:  Historical Science Fiction What did you like about the book?  Twin teen boys Alex and … Continue reading

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The Truth About Martians – Melissa Savage

      The Truth About Martians – Melissa Savage, Crown Books for Young Readers, (9781524700164), 2018 Format: hardcover, 336 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: historical science fiction What did you like about the book?  Mylo and Dibs are … Continue reading

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Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster – Jonathan Auxier

  Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster – Jonathan Auxier, Amulet Books, (9781419731402), 2018 Format: hardcover, 368 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: fantasy What did you like about the book?  “Some folk are very good … Continue reading

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