The White Sails Series Collector’s Edition by Emma Lombard

Today I’m delighted to have Emma Lombard on my blog talking about her award-winning The White Sails Series novel as part of a blog tour hosted by The Coffee Pot Book Club. The White Sails Series has icy winter storms, opportunistic mercenaries, uncharted lands, and a colourful crew of sailors all lashed together by an … Continue reading The White Sails Series Collector’s Edition by Emma Lombard

Book Review – Souvenirs from Kyiv by Chrystyna Lucyk-Berger

Souvenirs from Kyiv is a collection of short stories, each capable of standing alone but taken together they give the reader some understanding of the harrowing experiences of the Ukrainian people during World War 2. The stories are arranged chronologically from 1942 to the war’s end, moving geographically around Ukraine beginning in Kyiv and then … Continue reading Book Review – Souvenirs from Kyiv by Chrystyna Lucyk-Berger

Sisters of Castle Leod by Elizabeth Hutchison Bernard

Today I’m delighted to be sharing an excerpt from Elizabeth Hutchison Bernard’s newly released novel, Sisters of Castle Leod, as part of a blog tour hosted by The Coffee Pot Book Club. The count and Mama, their eyes glued to each other like long-lost lovers, began making their way through the crowd, no doubt assuming … Continue reading Sisters of Castle Leod by Elizabeth Hutchison Bernard

My Reading – December 2022

Souvenirs of Kyiv by Chrystyna Lucyk-Berger The Herr Oberst came to me on a sunny afternoon just a week ago. Forever Home by Graham Norton The Back Quay of Ballytoor was where things used to be. The Double by Fyodor DostoevskyIt was a little before eight o’clock in the morning when Titular Councillor Yakov Petrovich … Continue reading My Reading – December 2022