Iron Cast Reviewed | My New Favorite Thing

Iron Cast by Destiny Soria Published October 11th, 2016Tags: 20th Century, Diverse, Historical Fiction, LGBTQ+, Magical-Realism, Multiple PoV, Crime, PoC, Race Issues, Twenties, Urban Fantasy, YAFormat: Physical Book, Library CopyPages: 384 | Synopsis From the Publisher | In 1919, Ada Navarra—the intrepid daughter of immigrants—and Corinne Wells—a spunky, devil-may-care heiress—make an unlikely pair. But at … Continue reading Iron Cast Reviewed | My New Favorite Thing

Nectar in a Sieve Reviewed | 3.5/5 Grains of Rice

Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandaya Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandaya is an historical fiction novel about a woman's life in India. Markandaya's novel has sold over a million copies and is a classic tale of love, family, and hardship. Synopsis: Nectar in a Sieve is the story of Rukmani, beginning with … Continue reading Nectar in a Sieve Reviewed | 3.5/5 Grains of Rice

The Gallery Reviewed | 4.25/5 Paintings

The Gallery by Laura Marx Fitzgerald The Gallery by Laura Marx Fitzgerald takes place in the roaring '20s and follows the life of a young girl who goes into service with her mother and the mystery she uncovers along the way. The novel feature real-life historical events and many famous figures. Synopsis: When Martha gets … Continue reading The Gallery Reviewed | 4.25/5 Paintings

Romanov Reviewed | 4/5 Matryoshka Dolls

Romanov by Nadine Brandes An historical fiction account of the last days of the Romanov family. Romanov - Nadine Brandes Romanov by Nadine Brandes is the story of Anastasia, Nastya, Romanov and her family as they are exiled to Siberia to await their fate at the hands of the Bolsheviks. The book weaves together fact … Continue reading Romanov Reviewed | 4/5 Matryoshka Dolls

Top 5 Books Set in Your Own Country | Top 5 Tuesdays

We're back again with Top 5 Tuesday! This lovely post is brought to you through the inspiration of Shanah @ the Bionic Bookworm, who has set the theme for this Tuesday to be: Books Set in Your Own Country! Needless to say, I had an easy/difficult time with this list, because I live in the … Continue reading Top 5 Books Set in Your Own Country | Top 5 Tuesdays