Tag Archives: Historical Fiction

The Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric P. Kelly

The Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric P. Kelly

Review of The Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric P. Kelly Mr. Kelly leads us on a tale of suspense and mystery in the medieval town of Krakow, Poland. We follow Joseph, a young boy and his family displaced when they

Flight of Dreams by Ariel Lawhon

Flight of Dreams by Ariel Lawhon

Review of Flight of Dreams by Ariel Lawhon Mrs. Lawhon does a spectacular job detailing the possible last three days on the ill-fated flight of the Hindenburg. All that is certainly known about the historical flight doomed on May 6, 1937

Quote: A Baroness from The Winthrop Woman by Anya Seton

Quote: A Baroness from The Winthrop Woman by Anya Seton

The young Elizabeth has quite the description for the Lady deVeres, as she meets this Baroness for the first time. Her greased hair was swept up high over pads and studded with sham jewels. The neck of her pointed bodice

Chateau of Secrets by Melanie Dobson

Chateau of Secrets by Melanie Dobson

Review of Chateau of Secrets by Melanie Dobson Melanie Dobson weaves together two storylines in the Chateau of Secrets, the modern day and a tale of seventy-years ago. Our modern day tale is centered around Chloe Salvare, a school teacher

Grandpa’s Third Drawer by Judy Tal Kopelman

Grandpa’s Third Drawer by Judy Tal Kopelman

Review of Grandpa’s Third Drawer by Judy Tal Kopelman The original Hebrew edition of Grandpa’s Third Drawer won the Israeli Ze’ev Prize for Children’s Literature in 2003. This children’s picture book is marketed for 5-8 year-olds as a gentle way