Thursday Book Review: “Softness of the Lime”

We found the perfect book to curl up with this weekend. Softness of the Lime by Maxine Case, a new release from Penguin Random House South Africa, tells the story of Dutch slave owner, Geert, and his slave, Lena, set in the 1700s in the Cape Colony. This poignant, moving, important tale is perfect for readers who want to understand more about South Africa’s fraught history. Keep reading to see what reviewers think of this book.  Continue reading “Thursday Book Review: “Softness of the Lime””

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Thursday Book Review: “Falling Creatures”

This week’s featured book is a fantastic new release from Allison & Busby – Falling Creatures by Katherine Stansfield! This title has received rave reviews, and I’m excited to share a few with you. Keep reading to see what reviewers think of this supernatural mystery.  Continue reading “Thursday Book Review: “Falling Creatures””

Thursday Book Review: “Daughters of India”

Daughters of India by Jill McGivering is a wonderful new historical fiction title from Allison & Busby Books. This poignant tale looks at colonialism in India before and during World War II from the perspective of two women from very different backgrounds. Keep reading to see what reviewers think about this book!  Continue reading “Thursday Book Review: “Daughters of India””

Thursday Book Review: “Frost Fair”

This week’s featured book is a mystery set during Christmastime in 1669 London. In Frost Fair, the fourth title in Edward Marston’s Christopher Redmayne series from Allison & Busby, Redmayne’s brother is accused of murder when a corpse is found in the ice at the Frost Fair on the Thames. Find out what readers think of this gripping winter mystery!  Continue reading “Thursday Book Review: “Frost Fair””

Thursday Book Review: “The Girl From Simon’s Bay”

Get ready to add this book to your TBR list – The Girl from Simon’s Bay is a new release from Allison & Busby, and it’s been getting great reviews from readers all around the world. Keep reading to see what reviewers think of this poignant love story.  Continue reading “Thursday Book Review: “The Girl From Simon’s Bay””

#FridayReads: Sweater Weather

Happy first Friday in November! While it’s still not quite feeling like Sweater Weather here, all of the changing leaves are inspiring us to read autumn-themed books this weekend. Check out these #FridayReads selections for fabulous Fall books.  Continue reading “#FridayReads: Sweater Weather”

Thursday Book Review: “The Hidden Dance”

If you like historical romance, don’t miss The Hidden Dance, from Allison & Busby. In pre-World War II Europe, a woman flees a brutal marriage and boards the SS Etoile, planning to reach America and start a new life. Keep reading to see what reviewers think of this romantic, thrilling tale.  Continue reading “Thursday Book Review: “The Hidden Dance””

Thursday Book Review: “The Legend of the Gypsy Hawk”

If you like swashbuckling tales of adventure with a side of romance, don’t miss today’s featured book: The Legend of the Gypsy Hawk by Sally Malcolm. Keep reading to see what reviewers think of this pirate adventure story from Choc Lit.  Continue reading “Thursday Book Review: “The Legend of the Gypsy Hawk””

#FridayReads: The Railway Detective

Happy weekend! If you like murder mysteries, these #FridayReads are for you. Jump back in time with The Railway Detective series, a collection of historical mysteries that follow Inspector Colbeck as he unravels murder, mayhem, and more along the Victorian railroad tracks. In this selection, you’ll find the four newest Railway Detective titles.  Continue reading “#FridayReads: The Railway Detective”

#FridayReads: Take Me to the Shore

Happy weekend! This week’s #FridayReads are romance, mysteries, and thrillers to pack in your beach bag as you head to the shore.  Continue reading “#FridayReads: Take Me to the Shore”