Category Archives: Historical fiction

Maiden Voyage – Sarah Jane

 Maiden Voyage – Sarah Jane, Scholastic, (9781338226652), 2018 Format: paperback ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: mystery/historical fiction What did you like about the book? Isabella, Lucy and Abby are all aboard the Titanic and their lives are about … Continue reading

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The Pearl Thief – Elizabeth Wein

  The Pearl Thief – Elizabeth Wein, Hyperion, (9781484717165), 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Historical Fiction What did you like about the book? This is a look backwards to a younger Julia … Continue reading

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My Name is Victoria by Lucy Worsley

  My Name is Victoria by Lucy Worsley. Candlewick, 2018. 9780763688073 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  3.5 Genre:  Historical fiction What did you like about the book? Set firmly in the life of … Continue reading

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Fatal Throne: The Wives of Henry VIII Tell All – M.T. Anderson et. al

 Fatal Throne: The Wives of Henry VIII Tell All – M.T. Anderson,Candace Fleming, Stephanie Hemphill, Lisa Ann Sandell, Jennifer Donnelly, Linda Sue Park, Deborah Hopkinson, Schwartz & Wade Books, (9781524716196), 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a … Continue reading

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Jazz Owls: A Novel of the Zoot Suit Riots by Margarita Engle, art by Rudy Gutierrez

     Jazz Owls: A Novel of the Zoot Suit Riots by Margarita Engle, art by Rudy Gutierrez. Atheneum, 2018. 9781534409439 Format: ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Historical fiction What did you like about … Continue reading

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The Widows of Malabar Hill – Sujata Massey

      The Widows of Malabar Hill – Sujata Massey, narrated by Soneela Nankani, Recorded Books, (9781501980152), 2018 Format: cd audiobook, 12 discs Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Historical mystery What did you like … Continue reading

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Lost Crow Conspiracy – Rosalyn Eves

  Lost Crow Conspiracy (Blood Rose Rebellion Volume II) – Rosalyn Eves, Alfred A. Knopf, (9781101936078), 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book?  This sequel … Continue reading

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