The Wisdom of the Flock: Franklin and Mesmer in Paris by Steve M Gnatz

Today I’m delighted to be sharing an excerpt from Steve M Gnatz’s novel The Wisdom of the Flock as part of a blog tour hosted by The Coffee Pot Book Club. Ben and Louis made their way to the garden off the back of the house. They settled at a table surrounded by several chairs. … Continue reading The Wisdom of the Flock: Franklin and Mesmer in Paris by Steve M Gnatz

Clement: The Green Ship by Craig R. Hipkins

Today I’m delighted to be sharing an excerpt from Craig R Hipkins' newly released novel Clement: the Green Ship as part of a blog tour hosted by The Coffee Pot Book Club. Clement: the Green Ship is a young adult novel and the second book in the Clement series set in the 12th century and … Continue reading Clement: The Green Ship by Craig R. Hipkins

The Anarchy by Tracey Warr

Today, I’m pleased to be presenting Tracey Warr and her novel, The Anarchy as part of a blog tour hosted by The Coffee Pot Book Club. The Anarchy is the third and final book in Tracey’s Conquest series on the turbulent life of the 12th century Welsh noblewoman Nest ferch Rhys. Unhappily married to Stephen de … Continue reading The Anarchy by Tracey Warr

Landscape of a Marriage by Gail Ward Olmsted

Today I’m delighted to be sharing an excerpt from Gail Ward Olmsted ’s newly released novel Landscape of a Marriage as part of a blog tour hosted by The Coffee Pot Book Club. Summer 1859 “Happy is the bride whom the sun shines on,” I whispered, smoothing the full skirt of my new gown. It … Continue reading Landscape of a Marriage by Gail Ward Olmsted

Tho’ I Be Mute by Heather Miller

Today I’m delighted to be sharing an excerpt from Heather Miller’s newly released novel Tho' I Be Mute as part of a blog tour hosted by The Coffee Pot Book Club. Chapter 5: Laundry, Sarah Bird Northrup Later that afternoon, against the bright light, I squinted and found a walking silhouette against the sheeted walls, … Continue reading Tho’ I Be Mute by Heather Miller

The Queen of Citadels by Dominic Fielder

Today, I’m pleased to be presenting Dominic Fielder and his forthcoming novel, The Queen of the Citadels as part of a blog tour hosted by The Coffee Pot Book Club. The Queen of Citadels is the third book in Dominic's series The King's Germans focusing on German soldiers who fought in the service of King … Continue reading The Queen of Citadels by Dominic Fielder

Book Review – The Master of Measham Hall by Anna Abney

The Master of Measham Hall by Anna Abney begins in London in 1665 where Great Plague already is taking hold. It is only five years since the restoration of the monarchy and the divisions that brought about the Civil War still exist beneath a thin veneer of conformity. Althea Hawthorne, a young gentlewoman, has been … Continue reading Book Review – The Master of Measham Hall by Anna Abney

Steampunk Cleopatra by Thaddeus Thomas

Today I’m delighted to be sharing an excerpt from Thaddeus Thomas’s recently released novel Steampunk Cleopatra as part of a blog tour hosted by The Coffee Pot Book Club. Amani watched Berenice study the workings of the statue, which marked the passing time. The mechanics of the clock were hidden outside the palace, but she … Continue reading Steampunk Cleopatra by Thaddeus Thomas

Ariadne Unraveled by Zenobia Neil

Today I’m delighted to be sharing an excerpt from Zenobia Neil's newly released novel Ariadne Unraveled as part of a blog tour hosted by The Coffee Pot Book Club. Ariadne Unraveled is a retelling of the myth of Ariadne and Dionysus. “Always an honor, High Priestess,” Seer, the priestess of the temple, said, clasping her … Continue reading Ariadne Unraveled by Zenobia Neil