Historical Fiction

Crossfire in the Street + Giveaway!

  Crossfire in the Street by D.L. Rogers Publication Date: June 7, 2018 Paperback & eBook Genre: Historical Fiction Read the first two chapters here. The Civil War yielded many bloody battles and the Battle at Lone Jack was among the worst. Fought across a sixty-foot strip of dusty road, brothers fought brothers, neighbors fought neighbors,… Continue reading Crossfire in the Street + Giveaway!

Fiction · Historical Fiction

The Marriage of Miss Jane Austen

The Marriage of Miss Jane Austen: A Novel by a Gentleman Volume I by Collins Hemingway Publication Date: June 20, 2015 AuthorHouse Hardcover, Paperback, & eBook Genre: Historical Fiction Everyone should marry once for love – Even Jane Austen. Jane Austen, single and seemingly comfortable in the role of clergyman’s daughter and aspiring writer in… Continue reading The Marriage of Miss Jane Austen

Historical Fiction

The Murderer’s Maid

The Murderer’s Maid by Erika Mailman Publication Date: October 30, 2017 Bonhomie Press Hardcover; ISBN-13: 978-0997066449 Genre: Fiction/Historical/Mystery   Bram Stoker Award finalist Erika Mailman brings the true story of the brutal murder of Lizzie Borden’s father and stepmother into new focus by adding a riveting contemporary narrative. The Murderer’s Maid interweaves the stories of two… Continue reading The Murderer’s Maid

Historical Fiction


Clearly, I have hit the Historical Fiction jackpot. My go-to favorite Historical Fiction authors thus far have been Margaret George and Philippa Gregory. But then, I discovered Phyllis T. Smith (love her!) and now Allison Pataki (love her too!) Biblical History, The Tudor Era and Ancient Rome are my absolute favorite periods in history to study. So, I confess, I was unaware… Continue reading Sisi