Archive of ‘historical fiction’ category


Dreams, Memory & Romance in Fiona McIntosh’s The Tailor’s Girl

The Book When I was young, it was one of my (many, varied) dreams to be a fashion designer. I think many girls have this dream! It never occurred to me, though, that there was a time when women were not encouraged to follow their dreams, or rather, dreams were allowed but were limited to […] Read more…


Secrets and Second Chances: Kimberley Freeman’s Evergreen Falls

The Book My cookie inspiration for this week is Kimberley Freeman’s fabulous novel, Evergreen Falls. I read this book recently as I was recovering from surgery. It was the perfect hospital read, because once you pick up a Kimberley Freeman book you will NOT want to put it down until you are finished! Trust me. […] Read more…