The Cigarette Girl by Caroline Woods reviewed

Title: The Cigarette Girl Author: Caroline Woods Genre: Fiction Publisher: HarperCollins UK Release Date: February 23, 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 224 Source: NetGalley BERLIN, 1931: Sisters raised in a Catholic orphanage, Berni and Grete Metzger are each other’s whole world. That is, until life propels them to opposite sides of seedy, splendid, and violent Weimar …

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The Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps in France reviewed

Title: The Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps in France, 1917 – 1921 Author: Samantha Philo-Gill Genre: Non fiction Publisher: Pen & Sword Release Date: 28 February 2017 Format: ebook Pages: 254 Source: NetGalley In March 1917, the first women to be enrolled into the British Army joined the newly formed Women s Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC). …

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Under a Pole Star by Stef Penney reviewed

Title: Under a Pole Star Author: Stef Penney Genre: Historical fiction Publisher: Quercus Books Release Date: November 3, 2016 Format: ebook Pages: 576 Source: NetGalley Flora Mackie was twelve when she first crossed the Arctic Circle on her father’s whaling ship. Now she is returning to the frozen seas as the head of her own …

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Beloved Poison by E. S. Thomson reviewed

Title: Beloved Poison Series: Jem Flockhart Author: Elaine Thomson Genre: Historical fiction Publisher: Constable Release Date: September 1, 2016 Format: ebook Pages: 400 Source: NetGalley The object I drew out was dusty and mildewed, and blotched with dark rust-coloured stains. It smelt of time and decay, sour, like old books and parchments. The light from …

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The Somnambulist and the Psychic Thief – Lisa Tuttle

Title: Somnambulist and the Psychic Thief Author: Lisa Tuttle Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Jo Fletcher Books Release Date: June 16, 2016 Format: ebook Pages: 416 Source: NetGalley For several years Miss Lane was companion, amanuensis, collaborator and friend to the lady known to the Psychical Societs only as Miss X – until she discovered that Miss …

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The Silvered Heart by Katherine Clements

Title: The Silvered Heart Author: Katherine Clements Genre: History Publisher: Headline Release Date: August 13, 2015 Format: ebook Pages: 448 Source: NetGalley 1648: Civil war is devastating England. The privileged world of Katherine Ferrers is crumbling under Cromwell’s army and, as an orphaned heiress, she has no choice but to marry for the sake of …

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