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  • Last Dance in Kabul
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    LAST DANCE IN KABUL REVIEW + GIVEAWAY

      Last Dance in Kabul by Ken Czech Publication Date: August 2, 2018 Fireship Press Paperback & eBook; 306 Pages Genre: Action & Adventure/Historical/Romance/War & Military     The Ultimate Dance Between Love and War When his superiors ignore his warnings of an impending Afghan insurrection in 1841, British army captain Reeve Waterton vows never …

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    BLOOD AND INK REVIEW + GIVEAWAY

    Blood and Ink by D.K. Marley Publication Date: March 28, 2018 The White Rabbit Publishing ebook, Paperback, and Audible; 438 Pages   Genre: Historical Fiction In the tradition of “The Marlowe Papers” by Ros Barber, the debut historical fiction novel “Blood and Ink” tells the story of Christopher “Kit” Marlowe, the dark and brooding playwright …

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    NINE BIRDS SINGING REVIEW + GIVEAWAY

    Nine Birds Singing by Edythe Anstey Hanen Publication Date: December 5, 2017 New Arcadia Publishing Paperback; 276 Pages ISBN-13: 978-0981024158 Genre: Literary Fiction     Maddie is a writer of local history but wants to use her words to unlock the hidden truths that lay just below the surface of her life. But itís magnetic …

  • aint misbehaving
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    AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’ REVIEW + GIVEAWAY

    Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Roaring Twenties #2) by Jennifer Lamont Leo Publication Date: March 13, 2018 Smitten Historical Romance eBook & Paperback; 200 Pages Genre: Historical Romance/Christian In Jazz Age Chicago, Dot Rodgers sells hats at Marshall Field while struggling to get her singing career off the ground. Independent and feisty, she’s the life of the party. …

  • Reading a slave in the shadows
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    A SLAVE IN THE SHADOWS + GIVEAWAY

      A Slave of the Shadows by Naomi Finley Publication Date: March 5, 2018 Huntson Press Inc. eBook & Paperback   Genre: Historical Fiction     In 1850 Charleston, South Carolina, brutality and cruelty simmer just under the genteel surface of Southern society. In an era where ladies are considered mere property, beautiful and headstrong …

  • port of no return
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    PORT OF NO RETURN + GIVEAWAY

    Port of No Return by Michelle Saftich Publication Date: July 31, 2015 Odyssey Books eBook & Paperback; 244 Pages Genre: Historical Fiction   Contessa and Ettore Saforo awake to a normal day in war-stricken, occupied Italy. By the end of the day, their house is in ruins and they must seek shelter and protection wherever …

  • I was anastasia
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    ‘I Was Anastasia’ by Ariel Lawhon

    Disclaimed: I received this book in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. The Book: Countless others have rendered their verdict. Now it is your turn. Russia; July 17, 1918: Under direct orders from Vladimir Lenin, Bolshevik secret police force Anastasia Romanov, along with the entire imperial family, into a damp basement …

  • Tidewater
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    Tidewater By Libbie Hawker

    I remember when Disney’s Pocahontas came out. I was six and we saw it in theatres. It was epic! But then something terrible happened- Pocahontas 2 came out! (Why do they insist on making sequels for amazing movies? Leave them alone!) As a history nerd, I get it. The history wasn’t entirely accurate- but finding …