Category: Historical Fiction


Review: The Wolf Den by Elodie Harper

Review: The Wolf Den by Elodie Harper

Posted May 20, 2021 by Stephanie in Historical Fiction, Reviews / 13 Comments

Title: The Wolf Den Author: Elodie Harper Publication: May 13th 2021 by Head of Zeus Genre: Historical Fiction Find it on: Amazon | Book Depository | Google Play | iBooks |  Kobo | Waterstones Rating: 5/5★ “A TRIUMPH” The Times “UTTERLY SPELLBINDING” Woman & Home “GRIPPING” The Independent “MESMERISING” Red Magazine Sold by her mother. Enslaved in Pompeii’s brothel. Determined […]


Audiobook Review: An Ignorance of Means by Jennifer Oakley Denslow

Audiobook Review: An Ignorance of Means by Jennifer Oakley Denslow

Posted April 19, 2021 by Stephanie in Audiobook, Historical Fiction, Reviews / 9 Comments

Title: An Ignorance of Means Author: Jennifer Oakley Denslow Narrator: Elisabeth Lagelee Publication: January 20, 2021 Genre: Historical Fiction Find it on: Amazon/Audible Rating: 3/5★ In 18th century France, women had few choices and little chance to shape their destiny. Within these limits, Catherine Drummond dreams of a marriage as supportive and tender as that […]



Review: Lily of the Nile by Stephanie Dray

Review: Lily of the Nile by Stephanie Dray

Title: Lily of the Nile Author: Stephanie DraySeries: Cleopatra’s Daughter #1Publication: January 4th 2011 by Berkley Genre: Historical Fiction Purchase Links: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | Google Play | Kobo Rating: 4/5★   The extraordinary daughter of Cleopatra and Mark Anthony seeks to reclaim her birthright in the first novel of an epic historical fiction trilogy […]


{DNF} Review: The Confessions of Young Nero by Margaret George

{DNF} Review: The Confessions of Young Nero by Margaret George

Title: The Confessions of Young Nero Author: Margaret George Series: Nero #1Publication: March 8th 2018 by Pan Genre: Historical FictionPurchase Links: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | Google Play | Kobo Rating: 1/5★ (DNF)   In the Roman Empire no one is safe from the sting of betrayal: man, woman – or child. As a boy, Nero’s royal heritage […]


Review: Twilight Empress by Faith L. Justice

Review: Twilight Empress by Faith L. Justice

Title: Twilight EmpressAuthor: Faith L. Justice Publication: May 8th 2017 by Raggedy Moon Books Genre: Historical FictionPurchase Links: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | iBooks | Kobo | Smashwords Rating: 4/5★ One woman battles the coming Dark Ages. “Twilight Empress” tells the little-known story of a remarkable woman: Placidia, sister to one of the last Roman Emperors. Roman Empress […]