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May.29.2013
  Prepare to be fascinated when you read this historical thriller toggling back and forth in time from present day England to the 16th century Tudor period. Some authors are content to continue on a path they know to be successful. Historical fiction novelist Beverly Swerling has taken a...
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Jan.22.2013
Emma Smallwood and her father leave their Longstaple failing boarding school academy for cliff top Ebbington Manor on the Cornwall Coast where Mr. Smallwood is to tutor young male twins. After an awkward reception as if they were not expected, they are housed in the north wing with warnings not...
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Oct.22.2012
From bestselling author R. Barri Flowers comes the young adult haunted house mystery, GHOST GIRL IN SHADOW BAY.   When sixteen-year-old Peyton Delaney, her mother, Melody, and new stepfather, Vance, relocate to Shadow Bay, Minnesota and move into an old Victorian, the last thing Peyton...
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May.15.2012
Donna Fletcher Crow my guest today on "A Book and a Chat" has always wanted to be a writer, well rather a reader and that has since turned into writing, not only that but she managed to find time along the way to participated in competitive riding, winning the titles of Snake River Stampede...
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Jul.12.2010
  The Sweet Smell of Decay, Paul Lawrence’s first installment of the Harry Lytle Chronicles, opens in the year 1664, with Oliver Cromwell dead and Charles Stuart occupying the throne of England where feuds abound, religious temper seethes, and witch-hunting is heinous sport.Accompanied by the pious...
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Jan.07.2010
It’s 1665, and a venomous plague ravages the townships outside the walls of London. As if avoiding deadly pestilence isn’t enough adversity, the Earl of St. Albans has been murdered. Clerk Harry Lytle, some eighteen months into his acceptance by the intelligence service, is charged with solving the...
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Jul.10.2009
Gold Digger by Vicki Delany My review rating: 5 of 5 starsEnjoy history? Like a mystery? Gold Digger is an absolutely delightful historicalmystery. I thoroughly enjoyed spending time back in 1898, the Yukon Territory, in the rip roaring mining town of Dawson. A native born Californian, I was...
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Jun.08.2009
Justice Hall by Laurie R. King My review rating: 5 of 5 starsJUSTICE HALL is the sixth book in the series about Sherlock Holmes and his wife Mary Russell. Yes, a much older Sherlock Holmes, now in his fifties, has taken on an apprentice and a wife, in the much younger Mary Russell. The...