Reviews - Historical

Widow: never a tittle Elizabeth wanted, but after a mining accident takes the life of her husband, that is exactly what she has become.  Augustine moved out west in hopes of starting afresh, but also to get away from the high society women who seemed to see only his bank account.  When Elizabeth confides in her friend Willa that she needs to find a job, Willa makes it her mission to help her wi

Maeve Kelly left Ireland looking for a better life in Boston. What she found was a low-paying job working laundry, barely able to pay her rent in tenement living. With few options due to the discrimination against the Irish and her cousin moving, Maeve isn’t left with any options, or so she thinks.

The small village of Stannum in Cornwall has seen better times. The tin mine that employed many of the villagers has closed leaving them all in poverty. Alexandra “Allie” Gedding and her twin brother Phillip, who has inherited Stannum House, feel the burden of their town’s demise. David Manston has secrets of his own and is content living his life in seclusion.

Duncan MacCoinnich is heading to Inverness in order to start a new smuggling venture with the MacDonald clan. On the way to his destination, he hears a woman screaming and goes to investigate. He finds Tilda MacKenzie tied up and three British soldiers attempting to assault her. Duncan rescues her by killing one of the soldiers and chasing away the others.

Clare flees her home in a snowstorm rather than wed Sir Rollo. Her destination is the home of childhood friend Lady Alyss Roark. En route, she is thrown from her horse and lies unconscious in the snow, destined to freeze to death. Young Tom finds her riderless horse and convinces Sir Nicholas go out in the snowstorm to find the rider.