What We’re Reading: “The Jade Lioness” by Christina Courtenay

The final book in Christina Courtenay’s acclaimed Kumashiro Saga is now available, and I couldn’t resist reading it as soon as we got a copy in the office! The first book in the saga, The Scarlet Kimono, won the Big Red Reads 2011 Best Historical Fiction Award, and the second book, The Gilded Fan, won the Romantic Novelists Assocation’s 2014 Historical Romantic Novel of the Year Award. Read on to see my thoughts, and other reviews, on The Jade LionessContinue reading “What We’re Reading: “The Jade Lioness” by Christina Courtenay”

What We’re Reading: “The Silver Locomotive Mystery” by Edward Marston

Over the weekend, I borrowed our office copy of The Silver Locomotive Mystery by Edward Marston.

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What We’re Reading: “The Gilded Fan” by Christina Courtenay

Last week, I picked up our office copy of The Gilded Fan by Christina Courtenay. The beautifully designed cover immediately caught my attention, and I decided to take it to the beach for a bit of light reading.

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