Daughters of Night by Laura Shepherd-Robinson #TuesdayBookBlog

From the pleasure palaces and gin-shops of Covent Garden to the elegant townhouses of Mayfair, Laura Shepherd-Robinson’s Daughters of Night follows Caroline Corsham as she seeks justice for a murdered woman whom London society would rather forget . . . London, 1782. Desperate for her politician husband to return home from France, Caroline ‘Caro’ CorshamContinue reading “Daughters of Night by Laura Shepherd-Robinson #TuesdayBookBlog”

Their Finest by Lissa Evans #BookReview

In a man’s world, it’s up to Catrin Cole to lift the spirits of a nation… It’s 1940. In a small advertising agency in Soho, Catrin writes snappy lines for Vida Elastic and So-Bee-Fee gravy browning. But the country is in peril, all skills are transferable and there’s a place in the war effort forContinue reading “Their Finest by Lissa Evans #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”

The Wrecking Storm (Thomas Tallant Mysteries Book 2) by Michael Ward #FridayReads

1641.  London. The poisonous dispute pushing King Charles and Parliament towards Civil War is reaching the point of no return. Law and order in the city are collapsing as Puritan radicals demand more concessions from the King. Bishops and lords are attacked in the streets as the Apprentice Boys run amok. Criminal gangs use theContinue reading “The Wrecking Storm (Thomas Tallant Mysteries Book 2) by Michael Ward #FridayReads”