Book Reviews

Book reviews are my favorite part of book blogging! I love sharing my thoughts on books, both new and old. Whether it’s historical fiction, witchy reads, literary fiction, or magical realism, chances are you’ll find a book to add to your reading list in the book reviews below!

The Paris Daughter Book Review

The Paris Daughter

By Carlie | June 9, 2024

Discover the unforgettable story of The Paris Daughter, a historical fiction novel set amidst the devastation of WWII, weaving together a heartbreaking tale of love, loss, and resilience.

Fifth Avenue Glamour Girl Book Review

Fifth Avenue Glamour Girl

By Carlie | June 9, 2024

In the glamorous world of Fifth Avenue’s beauty industry, a groundbreaking woman rises to conquer it all. ‘Fifth Avenue Glamour Girl’ is more than just a book. It’s a journey through the eyes of a character-driven heroine who navigates the treacherous waters of ambition, beauty, and the heart. This historical fiction novel offers an unforgettable glimpse into the past, intertwining glamour and grit.

To Have and to Hoax Book Review

To Have and To Hoax: Book Review

By Carlie | June 9, 2024

Get ready to swoon over this Regency romance sensation, To Have and To Hoax! 🌹 This historical romance combines wit and charm for a truly fun read, with characters you can’t help but fall in love with. Don’t miss out on the excitement!

To Swoon and To Spar Book Review

To Swoon and To Spar: Book Review

By Carlie | June 9, 2024

Dip your toes in the delicious world of regency romance with our latest book review! ‘To Swoon and To Spar’ by Martha Waters is a historical romance that will leave you giggling with its wit, charm, and undeniable fun. Unravel the twists and turns of this delightful tale and all in love with its cast of characters.

The Book of Thorns Book Review

The Book of Thorns: Book Review

By Carlie | April 1, 2024

Delve into the magical realms of ‘The Book of Thorns’ and experience the captivating tale of unexpected love set in a rich historical backdrop.

Picasso's Lovers Book Review

Picasso’s Lovers: Book Review

By Carlie | January 21, 2024

Step into the captivating life of Pablo Picasso and the women who loved him as you read ‘Picasso’s Lovers.’ This historical fiction piece transports you directly to the French Riviera, a setting rich with art and passion. Discover the dark side of Picasso’s artistry as it reflects in his many relationships. A must-read for those enthralled with both art and history.

The Paris Agent Book Review

The Paris Agent: Book Review

By Carlie | January 16, 2024

Experience an epic journey of love, loss, and loyalty set against the backdrop of WWII France in ‘The Paris Agent’. It’s a captivating story of a man caught up in intrigue and espionage of resistance work, and the journey his daughter takes years later to help him come to terms with his time during the war. The story unfolds at a heart-stopping pace, making it impossible to put down. Discover the powerful impact of this emotional and fast-paced tale today!

Looking for Jane: Book Review

Looking for Jane: Book Review

By Carlie | December 31, 2023

Experience an enlightening journey through ‘Looking for Jane’ a hard-hitting historical fiction. This novel masterfully captures important moments in women’s rights and the struggles of modern womanhood in a way that will captivate your imagination and tug at your heartstrings. Get ready to immerse yourself in the captivating world of women in history.

Vampires of El Norte Book Review

Vampires of El Norte: Book Review

By Carlie | December 31, 2023

Get ready for a thrilling read! 💉❤️📚 ‘Vampires of El Norte’ combines elements of historical horror, a swoon-worthy tale of first love, a dash of Mexican-American history, and the supernatural! Dive into a world where the living and the dead collide in an enchanting tale that will keep you hooked till the very end. Perfect for vampire fans, hopeless romantics, and history buffs! 🧛‍♂️💘🌳

Trespasses Book Review

Trespasses: Book Review

By Carlie | December 30, 2023

Immerse yourself in the raw, unflinching narrative of ‘Trespasses’, a moody Irish fiction that unravels during The Troubles. This book review dives deep into the heartbreaking yet profoundly human story that will stir emotions and provoke thought. It’s a must-read for those who dare to delve into the depths of human emotions during dark times.