I wasn’t able to come up with ten titles (unless I wanted to dip down to the B minuses, which seemed a little grasping), but let’s focus on the positive. My top seven: The Suffragette Scandal by Courtney Milan I… more
Need A Rec!
A category to get your to be read pile jump started
Dear Ms. Satie: You submitted a review request for your first book. But I went your website and saw that there was another book that you had written, The Lover’s Knot, and I decided to start with that title instead. I don’t… more
Dear Georgette Heyer’s Ghost, I have a confession to make. Even though you’ve been dead for many years I remain intimidated by you. I have many of your books on my TBR and a few in my audiobook collection (this… more
Dear Ms. Valentine, I first came across your YA historical novel, The Girls at the Kingfisher Club, when The Book Smugglers reviewed it. Hapax also raved about it in our Open Thread for Readers for September. Everything I heard about… more
Bounty hunter Bret Sterling kills Rufus Petty, thief and murderer, less than ten feet away from a frightened, half-starved woman. Rufus should have surrendered. The woman should have kin to help her. But Rufus went down shooting, and the woman… more