Andrea Connell

Searching for Pemberley

By Mary Lydon Simonsen - Published 2009

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

Searching for Pemberley is a historical romance and mystery of a sort, set in the aftermath of World War II. While living in ...Read Review

Heart’s Blood

By Juliet Marillier - Published 2009

Genres:

FantasyRomance

When a narrative is potent enough to absorb my thoughts long after I turn the final page, I know I’ve got a ...Read Review

The French Mistress: A Novel of the Duchess of Portsmouth and King Charles II

By Susan Holloway Scott - Published 2009

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Susan Holloway Scott’s latest novel revolves around the life of the controversial and much maligned Louise de Keroualle, Duchess of Portsmouth, lover ...Read Review

Cardigan Bay

By John Kerr - Published 2008

Genres:

RomanceThriller

Cardigan Bay is both an old-fashioned romance and an espionage thriller. When I say “old fashioned,” I mean that the plot revolves around ...Read Review

Priestess of the Forest: A Druid Journey

By Ellen Evert Hopman - Published 2008

Genres:

Fantasy

Priestess of the Forest is set in a fictional 3rd-century Ireland when Christianity is sweeping across the Celtic Isles. It is a tragic ...Read Review

The Red Scarf

By Kate Furnivall - Published 2008 (UK)Published 2008 (US)

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The Red Scarf is an epic tale of survival and hope in Stalinist Russia. It is 1933, and Sofia and Anna have already been ...Read Review

The Merry Monarch’s Wife

By Jean Plaidy - Published (c1991)Published 2008

Genres:

Biographical FictionRomance

The Merry Monarch’s Wife is the re-release of Jean Plaidy’s 1991 biographical novel (originally titled The Pleasures of Love) about Catherine of ...Read Review

Tempted Tigress

By Jade Lee - Published 2007

Genres:

AdventureRomance

This sixth book in Ms. Lee’s series of historical romances explores the Taoist sex cult of 19th-century China. Anna Thompson is an ...Read Review

The Well Of Shades

By Juliet Marillier - Published 2007

Genres:

Fantasy

When I finished The Well of Shades (which I assumed was the last book of the Bridei Chronicles), I thought to myself that ...Read Review

Gone With The Wind

By Margaret Mitchell - Published (c.1936)Published 1991 (UK)Published 2007 (US)

Genres:

Romance

With this reissue of Gone with the Wind, I decided that it was time for me to finally read this Pulitzer Prize winning ...Read Review