Tag Archives: Gilded Age

The Spice King, by Elizabeth Camden

Disclaimer: I purchased an electronic copy of this book. I was not required to write a review, and the words below are my own. “For what shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his … Continue reading

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Review: Gold Digger, by Rebecca Rosenberg (with link to giveaway)

Gold Digger by Rebecca Rosenberg Publication Date: May 28, 2019 Lion Heart Publishing eBook & Paperback; 312 Pages Genre: Fiction/Romance/Historical       One look at Baby Doe and you know she was meant to be a legend! She was … Continue reading

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Non-fiction Review: Bringing Down the Colonel, by Patricia Miller

Over a century before the onset of #metoo, a previously unknown woman brought a breach of marriage suit against a powerful Washington politician. This was no small thing since she would be required to reveal her status as a “fallen … Continue reading

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What Would Mrs. Astor Do? A Review of the Upcoming Book by Cecelia Tichi

The Gilded Age has fascinated me for years. It’s a contradictory mix of outer beauty and inner ugliness. The homes that survive (for many have not) are examples of opulence. The “cottages” that were built as summer homes in Rhode … Continue reading

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