Books, Fiction, Audiobook, Romance, Novella, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance

My Last Duchess by Eloisa James is a winter vibes historical romance novella and the prequel to The Wildes of Lindow Castle series (4/5)

My Last Duchess by Eloisa James(post may contain affiliate links) My Last Duchess is a historical romance novella by Eloisa James, and the prequel to The Wildes of Lindow Castle series. I listened to the audiobook, which clocks in at a little over five and a half hours and is narrated by Susan Duerden.Hugo Wilde, Duke… Continue reading My Last Duchess by Eloisa James is a winter vibes historical romance novella and the prequel to The Wildes of Lindow Castle series (4/5)

Audiobook, Books, eBook, Fantasy, Fiction, Folklore, Historical Fiction, Retelling

Ithaca by Claire North is a feminist retelling of Greek mythology focusing on Penelope (4/5 stars)

Ithaca by Claire North(post may contain affiliate links) Ithaca is a fantasy with historical fiction elements by Claire North. The ebook version is 464 pages. I did a blended read with this book by also listening to the audiobook, which clocks in at twelve and a half hours and is narrated by Catrin Walker-Booth. It has… Continue reading Ithaca by Claire North is a feminist retelling of Greek mythology focusing on Penelope (4/5 stars)

Audiobook, Books, eBook, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Humor, Novel, Romance

The Gunslinger series by Michelle McLean are fun western rom-coms (4 & 4.5 / 5 stars)

Hitched to the Gunslinger by Michelle McLean(post may contain affiliate links) Hitched to the Gunslinger (4/5 stars) is a historical western romance by Michelle McLean, and the first book in her Gunslinger series. The ebook version is 330 pages. I listened to the audiobook, which clocks in at nine hours and is narrated by Holly Adams.… Continue reading The Gunslinger series by Michelle McLean are fun western rom-coms (4 & 4.5 / 5 stars)

Books, eBook, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Humor, Neurodiversity, Novel, Romance

Always Be My Duchess is a humorous historical romance by Amalie Howard (4/5 stars)

Always Be My Duchess by Amalie Howard(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 4 of 5 starsAlways Be My Duchess is a humorous historical romance by Amalie Howard. The ebook version is 368 pages. We follow our two characters with alternating third-person points-of-view. Think Pretty Woman/Pygmalion meets Bridgerton but with more steam and fewer love… Continue reading Always Be My Duchess is a humorous historical romance by Amalie Howard (4/5 stars)

Audiobook, Books, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Mystery, Novel, Queer

Last Call at the Nightingale is a historical mystery set in Prohibition-era New York City by Katharine Schellman

Last Call at the Nightingale by Katharine Schellman(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 4 of 5 starsLast Call at the Nightingale is a historical mystery set in Prohibition-era New York City by Katharine Schellman. The ebook version is 320 pages. I listened to the audiobook, which clocks in at a little over nine hours… Continue reading Last Call at the Nightingale is a historical mystery set in Prohibition-era New York City by Katharine Schellman

Audiobook, Books, Classic, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Play, Romance

Happy Book Birthday to the full cast production of Cyrano de Bergerac (Edmond Rostand)

Just a quickie today to hype a fabulous book birthday! Cyrano de Bergerac: A Play in Five Parts by Edmond Rostand(post may contain affiliate links) Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand is a play that's been getting a lot of traction lately for something that was originally written in 1897. I find it very interesting… Continue reading Happy Book Birthday to the full cast production of Cyrano de Bergerac (Edmond Rostand)

Audiobook, Books, Contemporary, Debut Author, eBook, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Latinx, Novel, Queer, Romance, Trans, YA

Happy Book Birthday to fantastic queer historical romance A Lady for a Duke (Alexis Hall) and debut YA romance Just Your Local Bisexual Disaster (Andrea Mosqueda)

Just a quickie today to hype two fabulous book birthdays! A Lady for a Duke by Alexis Hall(post may contain affiliate links) A Lady for a Duke by Alexis Hall is hands-down my favorite historical romance I have read so far this year! When I initially heard about the basic plot of this book, I… Continue reading Happy Book Birthday to fantastic queer historical romance A Lady for a Duke (Alexis Hall) and debut YA romance Just Your Local Bisexual Disaster (Andrea Mosqueda)

Books, eBook, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Novel, Queer, Romance, Trans

A Lady for a Duke is a wonderful queer historical romance by Alexis Hall

A Lady for a Duke by Alexis Hall(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 5 of 5 starsA Lady for a Duke is a queer historical romance by Alexis Hall. The ebook version is ~481 pages. We follow our two main characters with a third person, omniscient point-of-view.Viola Carroll was presumed dead at Waterloo. She… Continue reading A Lady for a Duke is a wonderful queer historical romance by Alexis Hall

Audiobook, Books, Fantasy, Fiction, Folklore, Historical Fiction, Novel, Retelling

Elektra: A Novel of the House of Atreus is a fantasy retelling of Greek mythology by Jennifer Saint, and her sophomore outing

Elektra by Jennifer Saint(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 5 of 5 starsElektra: A Novel of the House of Atreus is a fantasy retelling of Greek mythology by Jennifer Saint. The ebook version is 320 pages. I listened to the audiobook, which clocks in at ten and a half hours and is narrated by… Continue reading Elektra: A Novel of the House of Atreus is a fantasy retelling of Greek mythology by Jennifer Saint, and her sophomore outing

Audiobook, Books, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Novel, Queer

Happy Book Birthday to queer historical fiction novel All of You Every Single One (by by Beatrice Hitchman)

Just a quickie today to hype a fabulous book birthday! All of You Every Single One by Beatrice Hitchman(post may contain affiliate links) All of You Every Single One is a queer historical fiction novel by Beatrice Hitchman. The Love Actually-esque period book is set in Vienna, Austria over the span of 1910 to 1946… Continue reading Happy Book Birthday to queer historical fiction novel All of You Every Single One (by by Beatrice Hitchman)