Book review: April and May by Beth Elliott

April and May by Beth Elliott Publication date: 25 August 2016 Genre:   Historical, Romance Length:  200 pages Published by:  Endeavour Press Available at:  Amazon.co.uk, Goodreads My Rating: 4 out of 5 Description: Love knows no limits… When they met in London in 1799, Rose Charteris and Tom Hawkesleigh fell instantly in love. But disapproving families and misunderstandings came between … Continue reading Book review: April and May by Beth Elliott

Book Review: The Secret Poisoner by Linda Stratmann

The Secret Poisoner: A Century of Murder by Linda Stratmann Publication date:  22 March 2016 Genre:  Non Fiction, Science, History Length:  320 pages Published by:  Yale University Press, London Available at:  Amazon.co.uk, Goodreads My Rating: 4 out of 5 Description: Murder by poison alarmed, enthralled, and in many ways encapsulated the Victorian age. Linda Stratmann's dark and splendid social history … Continue reading Book Review: The Secret Poisoner by Linda Stratmann

Book Review: Mayflowers for November by Malyn Bromfield

Mayflowers for November by Malyn Bromfield Publication date:  4th March 2016** Genre:  General Fiction (Adult), Historical Approximate reading time*:  6 hours, 30 mins Published by:  Endeavour Press Available at:  Amazon.co.uk (*Reading time is based on the time it took me to read it.) (**Date is as supplied by NetGalley.) Description: A sensational novel depicting Anne Boleyn's dramatic downfall … Continue reading Book Review: Mayflowers for November by Malyn Bromfield