Category Archives: WWII

The Zig Zag Girl by Elly Griffiths

Categories: 1950's, 4 butterflies, adult, DI Stephens & Max Mephisto series, Elly Griffiths, fluttering thoughts, historical, mystery, netgalley, procedural, RBR, WWII
The Zig Zag Girl (DI Stephens & Max Mephisto #1) By Elly Griffiths Editions: audiobook, ebook, hardcover, paperback Published: September 15th 2015 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Genre: Adult Historical Mystery Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Interesting & entertaining A band of magicians who served together in World War II track a killer who’s performing their deadly tricks. Brighton, 1950. The body of a girl is found cut into three pieces. Detective Inspector Edgar Stephens is convinced the killer is mimicking a famous magic Read more [...]

Bee on Books: Into The Unknown by Lorna Peel

Categories: 1930's, 4 butterflies, adult, bee on books, historical, Lorna Peel, RBR, romance, WWII
Into The Unknown By Lorna Peel Editions: ebook Published: May 5th 2015 by Tirgearr Publishing Genre: Adult Historical Romance Source: review copy In a Buzz: Delightful story with many twists and turns London on 3 September 1939 is in upheaval. War is inevitable. Into this turmoil steps Kate Sheridan newly arrived from Ireland to live with her aunt and uncle and look for work. When she meets Flight Lieutenant Charlie Butler sparks fly, but he is a notorious womaniser. Should she ignore all the warnings and get involved with a Read more [...]

Why Nate? By Amy Lane & Giveaway

Categories: adult, Amy Lane, book tour, giveaway, guest post, historical, romance, WWII
The Bells of Times Square By Amy Lane Editions: ebook, paperback Published: December 15th 2014 by Riptide Publishing Genre: Adult Historical Romance Every New Year’s Eve since 1946, Nate Meyer has ventured alone to Times Square to listen for the ghostly church bells he and his long-lost wartime lover vowed to hear together. This year, however, his grandson Blaine is pushing Nate through the Manhattan streets, revealing his secrets to his silent, stroke-stricken grandfather. When Blaine introduces his boyfriend to his beloved grandfather, Read more [...]

Alias Hook by Lisa Jensen

Categories: 1700's, 5 butterflies, adult, bomy award of excellence, fantasy, fluttering thoughts, historical, Lisa Jensen, netgalley, RBR, retelling, romance, WWII
Alias Hook By Lisa Jensen Editions: audiobook, ebook, hardcover, paperback Published: July 8th 2014 by Thomas Dunne Books (first published May 1st 2013) Genre: Adult Historical / Fantasy / Romance Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Charming "Every child knows how the story ends. The wicked pirate captain is flung overboard, caught in the jaws of the monster crocodile who drags him down to a watery grave. But it was not yet my time to die. It's my fate to be trapped here forever, in a nightmare of childhood fancy, with that infernal, Read more [...]

Guest Post: Meet the Villains of the LADY LAZARUS trilogy by Michele Lang + Giveaway

Categories: book tour, fantasy, giveaway, guest post, historical, Lady Lazarus series, Michele Lang, WWII
Rebel Angels (Lady Lazarus #3)By Michele LangEditions: ebook, hardcoverExpected publication: March 12th 2013 by TOR BooksGenre: Historical / FantasyMagda Lazarus has twice come back from the dead to fight the Nazis’ devastating conquest of Poland. To prevent the Holocaust her sister has seen in terrible visions, Magda will need the Heaven Sapphire, a gem powerful enough to defeat even the demon Asmodel. With the future of all Europe in the balance, Magda and her husband, the fallen angel Raziel, begin a perilous journey to the Caucasus, the resting Read more [...]