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100 Pages A Day...Stephanie's Book Reviews

I absolutely love historical fiction and read a lot of it; I love to learn history this way.  I also enjoy reading science fiction, fantasy, horror, thriller and non-fiction science.

April Wrap-Up

April was a pretty good reading month for me with 13 book read from a variety of genres and four books read from by TBR pile.  Here's the rundown:

 

Finding Sheba by H.B. Moore: A historic thriller about the remains of the Queen of Sheba. Review. 

 

Ivory Ghosts by Caitlin O'Connell: A crime thriller centering around the African Elephant Ivory trade. Review and a chance to win!

 

Fiercombe Manor by Kate Riordan: A dual-time gothic mystery linked by pregnancy.  Review.

 

Watch the Shadows by Robin Winter: A creepy thriller. Review. 

 

Inspector of the Dead by David Morrell: Victorian-era historical mystery featuring the opium-eater, Thomas De Quincy. Review. 

 

Medium Dead by Paula Paul: Victorian-era historical mystery featuring the Queen herself. Review.

 

Years and an Ocean by Jo Noelle: Young adult dual-time story connecting the soul of two girls. Review. 

 

Helen of Sparta by Amalia Carosella: A blend of historical fiction and Greek mythology that brings Helen of Sparta's story to life. Review. 

 

Blood Matters by Aviva Bel'Harold: A different type of YA vampire story. Review.  

 

Supervison by Alison Stine: A paranormal YA ghost story. Review. 

 

The Mapmaker's Children by Sarah McCoy: Historical fiction about Sarah Brown, daughter of abolitionist, John Brown. Review and a chance to win!

 

The Fair Fight by Anna Freeman: Historical fiction set in 18th century England featuring women boxers. Review. 

 

The Settling Earth by Rebecca Burns: 10 short stories that are interwoven to tell of the British Settlement of New Zealand. Review. 

 

Favorite Books for the Month: 

The Mapmaker's Children

Helen of Sparta

Ivory Ghosts

Fiercombe Manor

 

Not So Favorites:

The Fair Fight 

Supervision

 

 

 

Have you read or are you looking forward to reading any of these books?