Mata Hari’s Last Dance by Michelle Moran

Margaretha Zelle MacLeod arrives in Paris with the only goal to become a famous dancer. She is struggling to accept her father’s betrayal, abandonment, and the heartbreak. But she is in Paris now, the city that can make her succeed or break her. With the help of a powerful socialite, she manages to become one…

Madame Tussaud: A Novel of the French Revolution by Michelle Moran

Marie Grosholtz was working in her uncle’s wax figure salon, Salon de Cire. She was not only helping him manage the salon but also was the creator of the most famous and eye-catching figures. They manage to create a one of a kind museum, which was visited and worshiped by the most powerful people of…

All the Flowers in Paris by Sarah Jio

Two women. Two heartbreaking stories. Caroline, an American living in Paris, wakes up in the hospital after a bicycle accident and suffers from a memory loss. She rents an apartment on the Seine that is rumored to be haunted and looks for clues that can help her understand what kind of life she had before…

Review: Lovely War by Julie Berry

The first casualty of war is the truth. The story of four young people who meet and fall in love at the wrong time. Hazel is a pianist from London. She is a shy and modest girl, who never in her life took a risk. But the moment she meets James at a dance party…

Review: Tidelands by Philippa Gregory

1648, England. The country is in the middle of the civil war between the King and the rebelling Parliament. The people are constantly tested for their loyalties. It’s a very dangerous time for everybody especially women. Every small mistake or little whisper can lead a woman to be accused of witchcraft. Alinor is a wise…

Review: Anna of Kleve: Queen of Secrets by Alison Weir

The story of Anne of Cleve King Henry VIII’s fourth wife is familiar to almost every history enthusiast. He saw her portrait and wanted to marry a charming German princess but when she arrived, she wasn’t as pretty as he imagined. That’s King Henry’s version but was it the truth? Obviously, there is more to…

Review: Innocent Traitor by Alison Weir

A novel of Lady Jane Grey, also known as the Nine-Days Queen. Being a sixteen-year-old girl, Jane is not interested in the glamorous court life. What she cares about are her studies and her books. She believes that the right to the throne of England belongs to Mary Tudor, as King Henry VIII’s eldest child….

Review: Jane Seymour: The Haunted Queen by Alison Weir

The story of Jane Seymour, King Henry VIII’s third wife. Jane grew up in a country surrounded by loving family and beautiful gardens. When she was a child her only dream was to become a nun and serve God but growing up and spending some time in an abbey she realizes she meant for something…

5 Inspirational Books

When I need an inspiration I usually reach for the one book that I’m sure going to make me feel better. So, when I find myself scrolling around feeling down, I know it’s time to take my magical medicine: one of the following books, a huge cup of strong coffee and the cutest PJ’s ever….

Review: The Sky Above Us by Sarah Sundin

Adler Paxton left his home in Texas the night the terrible accident happened, the night his fiancé died. He ruined his life, his relationship with his parents, betrayed his younger brother Clay and almost killed his older brother Wyatt. Adler is certain that there is no way back home for him. He decides to join…