The Lady in the Veil: The Talbot Saga by Allie Cresswell #TuesdayBookBlog #NewRelease

What secrets hide beneath the veil? When her mother departs for a tour of the continent, Georgina is sent from the rural backwaters to stay with her cousin, George Talbot, in London. The 1835 season is at its height, but Georgina is determined to attend neither balls nor plays, and to eschew Society. She hidesContinue reading “The Lady in the Veil: The Talbot Saga by Allie Cresswell #TuesdayBookBlog #NewRelease”

Out of the Mountain’s Shadow by Rose Alexander #NewRelease #BookReview

A secret from the war with the power to change one woman’s future… 1939: War has broken out, and in Albania Bekim’s family take in a Jewish family fleeing from Nazi Austria. The years of war will shape his life in unimaginable ways as Bekim grows to love Hannelore, doing everything in his power toContinue reading “Out of the Mountain’s Shadow by Rose Alexander #NewRelease #BookReview”

V for Victory by Lissa Evans #BookReview

It’s late 1944. Hitler’s rockets are slamming down on London with vicious regularity and it’s the coldest winter in living memory. Allied victory is on its way, but it’s bloody well dragging its feet. In a large house next to Hampstead Heath, Vee Sedge is just about scraping by, with a herd of lodgers toContinue reading “V for Victory by Lissa Evans #BookReview”

#FlashbackFriday Books I reviewed in June over six years #BookReviews

It’s the first Friday of June and I’m looking back at the books I was reading in June in 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016 & 2015. Click on the red titles to read my reviews. There are two connections across the years; three books on the theme of Art and three 20th century historical fictionContinue reading “#FlashbackFriday Books I reviewed in June over six years #BookReviews”