Category Archives: Historical novel

No Good Deed – by Kara Connolly

    No Good Deed – by Kara Connolly, Delacorte Press, (9780385743938), 2017. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre: Historical fiction / Time travel What did you like about the book? The … Continue reading

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In the Shadow of the Sun – Anne Sibley O’Brien

         In the Shadow of the Sun – Anne Sibley O’Brien, Arthur A. Levine Books, 9780545905749, 2017 Format: ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Fiction What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Bronze and Sunflower by Cao Wenxuan, illustrated by Meilo So

    Bronze and Sunflower by Cao Wenxuan, translated from the Chinese by Helen Wang, illustrated by Meilo So, Candlewick Press, 2017 ISBN: 978-0-7636-8816-5 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a starred review) 4 Genre: Historical fiction What did … Continue reading

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Who Killed Christopher Goodman? by Allan Wolf

   Who Killed Christopher Goodman? by Allan Wolf, Candlewick Press, 2017 ISBN: 978-0-7636-5613-3 Format:  hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a starred review) 5 Genre: young adult mystery/historical fiction What did you like about the book? The book’s 1979 setting … Continue reading

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Small Bones – Vicki Grant

     Small Bones – Vicki Grant, Narrated by Jules Price, Orca Audio, (9781459810983), 2015 Format:  cd Audiobook Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Historical fiction What did you like about the book? In … Continue reading

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Conspiracy of Blood and Smoke – Anne Blankman

 Conspiracy of Blood and Smoke – Anne Blankman, Balzer + Bray, (9780062278845), 2015. Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Historical Fiction What did you like about the book?  The story begins where the … Continue reading

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Deception’s Princess by Esther Friesner

Deception’s Princess by Esther Friesner Random House, 2014 Format: Fiction Book Rating: 1-5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review)   3 Genre: Historical Fiction What did you like about the book? The King of Connaught’s youngest daughter, Maeve, is full … Continue reading

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