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Review: Freedom’s Song, by Kim Vogel Sawyer

Overview Indentured servant Fanny Beck has been forced to sing for riverboat passengers since she was a girl. All she wants is to live a quiet, humble life with her family as soon as her seven-year contract is over. So … Continue reading

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The Nature of a Lady, by Roseanna M White

Overview Lady Elizabeth “Libby” Sinclair, with her love of microscopes and nature, isn’t favored in society. She flees to the beautiful Isles of Scilly for the summer and stumbles onto the dangerous secrets left behind by her holiday cottage’s former … Continue reading

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Review: A Bride of Convenience, by Jody Hedlund

Synopsis There is nothing left to keep Zoe Hart in England. Unemployed and struggling with grief, she decides to leave her bleak life behind her and emigrate on a bride ship to British Columbia–the place her brother fled to when … Continue reading

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Review: What Momma Left Behind, by Cindy Sproles

Synopsis In the face of overwhelming obstacles, she’ll need courage, grit, and a tender heart Worie Dressar is seventeen years old when influenza and typhoid ravage her Appalachian Mountain community in 1877, leaving behind a growing number of orphaned children … Continue reading

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Fiction Review: The End of the Magi, by Patrick W. Carr

Disclaimer: I received an electronic copy of this book from NetGalley. I was not required to write a review, and the words below are my own. Patrick W. Carr is known for his fantasy novels, and these aren’t usually novels … Continue reading

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