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The Greatest Knight (William Marshal, #2)
The Greatest Knight is the first part of a tale about William Marshall. He begins his life as a lowly hearth knight scrabbling his way up the social h ...more
Feb 06, 2010
Jan 14, 2010
The Secret History: A Novel of Empress Theodora
In terms of novels and books about the Roman Empire, the Eastern Empire often gets the short end of the stick. I can confess to knowing nothing more a ...more
Jun 19, 2013
Jun 04, 2013
This novel has a little bit of everything – early police procedural, action sequences, drama, shoot outs, natural disasters, love story – in essence, ...more
Sep 02, 2011
Aug 22, 2011
A Race to Splendor
While the previous book I read about the 1906 earthquake took place in the days prior to and during the trembler, A Race to Splendor takes place durin ...more
Sep 18, 2011
Sep 09, 2011
Heart of Lies
I’m going to throw this out there, right off the top, I LOVED THIS BOOK! Prepare for the gushing.

This story is fast-paced, beautifully detailed, and r
Jul 25, 2010
Jun 05, 2010
To Defy a King (William Marshal, #5)
After reading four of Elizabeth Chadwick’s books I don’t think that there is anything she can do wrong in writing this genre. The characters are wonde ...more
Mar 12, 2011
Dec 23, 2010
The Dangerous Book for Demon Slayers (Demon Slayer, #2)
The Dangerous Book for Demon Slayers by Angie Fox

Genre: Paranormal “Romance”

Ok, some details about this book. This is actually the second book in a
Jun 06, 2009
Aug 10, 2009
The Heretic Queen
The Heretic Queen by Michelle Moran

Genre: Historical Fiction

I want to say right from the start that this book is the BEST book that I have read to dat
Aug 03, 2009
Aug 10, 2009
The Gods of Heavenly Punishment
I love reading about WWII and I have always, for some reason, been most intrigued by the stories set in the Pacific theatre. I think this partially st ...more
Jan 02, 2014
Dec 24, 2013
Summer at Tiffany
From the moment I saw this book I just knew that I had to read it and would love it. Now I recently had an experience where I hyped a book that I was ...more
Sep 06, 2010
May 29, 2010
Thirsty: A Novel
Thirsty follows the life of Klara Bozic as she immigrates to a small town, Thirsty, from her home in Croatia. The story evolves over 40 years of her l ...more
Dec 04, 2009
Nov 01, 2009
The Tudor Conspiracy (The Spymaster Chronicles, #2)
If you remember, when I wrote my review of The Tudor Secret in February 2011, I crowed, “Best Book of 2011!”. While this may not be my #1 favorite of ...more
Jul 09, 2013
Jun 24, 2013
The Time Traveler's Wife
The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

Genre: Fiction

Henry DeTamble is just your thirtysomething average guy – he’s a librarian, is in a relati
Sep 06, 2009
Aug 24, 2009
Cleopatra's Daughter
The story of Cleopatra is a story that almost everyone knows – the story of what happened to her children after her death is one few know. Michelle Mo ...more
Oct 2009
Aug 13, 2009
Water for Elephants
Jacob is in the last weeks of veterinary school at Cornell when he is hit with a massive shock: the death of both of his beloved parents, and more imp ...more
Oct 14, 2009
Aug 10, 2009
Nefertiti by Michelle Moran

Genre: Historical Fiction

Being as big of an Ancient Egypt fan as I am a Tudor fan I had lofty expectations for this book, a
May 15, 2009
Aug 10, 2009
I had been really looking forward to this book from the moment I heard about it as I have very much enjoyed the two Maxwell books I have had the chanc ...more
Oct 08, 2012
Oct 01, 2012
I had put off reading this book for a long time, despite all the glowing reviews I had seen from friends and the personal recommendations made to me. ...more
Jun 06, 2013
May 17, 2013
For the King's Favor (William Marshal, #4)
This was another awesome read for me and another fantastic book by Elizabeth Chadwick.

Prior to this, the only other Chadwick books that I have read ar
Sep 06, 2010
Aug 24, 2010
My Sister's Keeper
Loved, loved, loved this novel. And I didn't really see the ending coming until just before it happened. I think that this is my favorite Picoult nove ...more
Dec 11, 2010
Dec 04, 2010
The Last Song
Dec 14, 2011
Dec 01, 2011
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