The Foundling – Stacey Halls

  *I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to the author, Bonnier Zaffre and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Two women, bound by a child, and a secret that will change everything . . . London, 1754. Six years after leaving her illegitimate daughter Clara … Continue reading The Foundling – Stacey Halls

The Familiars – Stacey Halls

  *I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to Bonnier Zaffre and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  In a time of suspicion and accusation, to be a woman is the greatest risk of all . . . Fleetwood Shuttleworth is 17 years old, married, and pregnant … Continue reading The Familiars – Stacey Halls

The Twisted Tree – Rachel Burge

  *I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to Bonnier Zaffre and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:   Martha can tell things about a person just by touching their clothes, as if their emotions and memories have been absorbed into the material. It started the day … Continue reading The Twisted Tree – Rachel Burge

A House of Ghosts – W. C. Ryan

  *I received a free copy of this book via NetGalley, with thanks to the author and publishers.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:   Winter 1917. As the First World War enters its most brutal phase, back home in England, everyone is seeking answers to the darkness that has … Continue reading A House of Ghosts – W. C. Ryan

The Curious Heart of Ailsa Rae – Stephanie Butland

*I received a free copy of this book via NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Ailsa Rae is learning how to live. She's only a few months past the heart transplant that - just in time - saved her life. Life should be a joyful adventure. But . … Continue reading The Curious Heart of Ailsa Rae – Stephanie Butland