Tag Archives: historical fiction

Book Review – Brotherhood by A. B. Westrick

By Awnali Mills Do you ever follow a rabbit trail that leads you to unexpected places?  I was researching an author and saw an interview she had with another author, who happens to be local.  I wondered what the second … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review – A Long Way from Chicago by Richard Peck

By Awnali Mills Joey and his sister Mary Alice are shipped out of Chicago by their parents to spend part of the summer with their Grandma Dowdel.  They are not happy because they’ve never even met her.  However, it doesn’t … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands

By Awnali Mills Going with the recent unintentional theme of keys in my reading, I picked up The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands.  This is a debut novel for the author, and I must say that he certainly comes out … Continue reading

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Book Review: Wolf Hollow by Lauren Wolk

By Awnali Mills My coworker recently told me that she’d just finished a book that she knew I would love, so of course I had to read it.  It’s Wolf Hollow by Lauren Wolk. Annabelle leads a fairly simple, uncomplicated … Continue reading

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Book Review: Echo by Pam Muñoz Ryan

By Awnali Mills Echo begins with a fairy tale about three princesses who are saved by a midwife at birth despite the wicked king’s order for their deaths.  The midwife gives them to a witch who treats them as slaves.  … Continue reading

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