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: Serpent & Dove by Shelby Mahurin

Wicked are the ways of women—and especially a witch. Their guile knows no bounds Louisa is forced to flee her home and hide in the city. From your age, she has to survive the cruel realities of street life and hiding her true self. She is a witch in the world where witches are considered…

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: The Sugar Queen by Sarah Addison Allen

Twenty-seven-year-old Josie lives her too quiet and monotonous life in North Carolina. She is used to be ordered around by her bossy mother, to the looks and whispers when she is in the town and to the solitude. She doesn’t have friends or boyfriend. Her only refuge is her stuffed with candy and delicious treats…

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…

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…

Review: The Painted Veil by W. Somerset Maugham

How can I be reasonable? To me our love was everything and you were my whole life. It is not very pleasant to realize that to you it was only an episode. Kitty is a spoiled lightheaded young woman, she rushes to marry Walter for all the wrong reasons; her little sister was engaged before…

Review: The Virgin Widow by Anne O’Brien

Anne Neville is the daughter of one of the most powerful men in England. Earl of Warwick was the one to help Edward of York to become a King. But when the Edward marries without Warwick’s approval, the famous Kingmaker proclaims he’s not a man to shove aside. The book follows Anne’s story as her…

Review: Courage to be Counted by Eleri Grace

Vivian is a strongminded independent woman, who is not afraid to join the Red Cross. As she waiting for her new easement overseas, she meets a handsome pilot Jack who also wants to contribute and take part in the war effort. They romance bloom very quickly, since they don’t have long time before they ship…

Favorite Fall Movies vol. 2

In Fall I’m in such a romantic mood and I must watch the sweetest movies ever! The perfect fall movie has to be: predictable, kind, heartwarming, extremely emotional and sentimental and very very romantic. A happy ending is a must too! So, here is my list of a few movies I like to rewatch every…