Category: Historical

Glory Bishop by Deborah King (Book Review #611)

Glory Bishop is a contemporary fiction about a girl named Glory. She lives with her mom and is in love with JT. Her life is great, but she has a very controlling mother. When JT leaves to join the navy, things become harder for… Continue Reading “Glory Bishop by Deborah King (Book Review #611)”

The Serpent and the Eagle by Edward Rickford (Book Review #565)

The Serpent and the Eagle is book one of Tenochtitlan Trilogy. This historical fiction is set in 1519 where Motecuhzoma leads the Mexica Confederacy. Mesoamerica has been happy for years and the nation prosperous, however, just like every other story, peace is not to… Continue Reading “The Serpent and the Eagle by Edward Rickford (Book Review #565)”

Reasons to Kill God by I. V. Olokita (Book Review #556)

Reasons to kill God is a short story historical fiction book written as a psychological thriller. It is written in the first person narrative and begins with Mateus being on trial at court. He is a Nazi criminal who is caught and forced to… Continue Reading “Reasons to Kill God by I. V. Olokita (Book Review #556)”

Holly’s Hurricane by Marie Carter (Book Review #551)

Holly’s hurricane is a historical fiction set in 2040. A hurricane hits New York badly causing Holly to move to England and live with her ailing parents. While she deals with her new environment, falling in love and dealing with her professional capabilities, she… Continue Reading “Holly’s Hurricane by Marie Carter (Book Review #551)”

Red States by Anthony P. Jones (Book Review #520)

Red States is a thrillingly fictional story about a Triad boss planning to overthrow the US government by sending Chinese people into the US and planting them as powerful candidates into the US government, giving them Control. Once two CIA agents interfere with this… Continue Reading “Red States by Anthony P. Jones (Book Review #520)”

The Palace of the Stars: Book One of the Harker Investigates Mysteries by Karina McRoberts (Book Review #518)

The Palace of the Stars is a historical fiction novel set in the Victorian era. The story is about Michael Harker, an ex-cop with unfinished business. An earthquake transports Mike, one hundred years into the past. He meets Mae, a dancer, and a magician.… Continue Reading “The Palace of the Stars: Book One of the Harker Investigates Mysteries by Karina McRoberts (Book Review #518)”

Feast of Chaos (Four Feasts Till Darkness #3) by Christian A. Brown (Book Review #276)

  Feast of Chaos is the third book its series. This historical fantasy novel now focuses on the Daughter of Fate, Morigan and her companions. They have to travel to Pandemonia in order to end the Black Queens hunger as she preys on weedy… Continue Reading “Feast of Chaos (Four Feasts Till Darkness #3) by Christian A. Brown (Book Review #276)”

The Souls Expression by Amy Alston (Book Review #436)

The Souls Expression is a Victorian Romance novel written about Katherine. She is a married woman who fears being stigmatized with hysteria by her doctor because she is not able to bed her husband after eight months. This is at a time when her… Continue Reading “The Souls Expression by Amy Alston (Book Review #436)”

Zehiya by Mayra Sonam Paldon (Book Review #429)

Zehiya is a fictional story placed in Central Asia on the Silk Road along the Taklamakan Desert in the 10th Century. This historical fiction focuses on Zehiya and how much she wishes to have an eagle of her own. She is from a tribe… Continue Reading “Zehiya by Mayra Sonam Paldon (Book Review #429)”