Genre: Historical Fiction

ARC Book Review: Rebel Mechanics by Shanna Swendson

ARC Book Review: Rebel Mechanics by Shanna Swendson

Book Reviews | July 8, 2015

It’s very hard for me to see a cover and premise that hint at steampunk and then pass that book up – and so it was that Rebel Mechanics entered my eager hands. This alternate history is unique, interesting, and incredibly entertaining – and I can’t wait to see where the series goes next. Rebel Mechanics tells the […]

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Book Review: The Watchmaker of Filigree Street by Natasha Pulley

Book Review: The Watchmaker of Filigree Street by Natasha Pulley

Book Reviews | June 22, 2015

The Watchmaker of Filigree Street came pitched to me as “for fans of Samantha Shannon” and came with a blurb by Shannon herself. That definitely caught my attention, but when I heard about what the rest of the book would contain (clairvoyance, Victorian London, Japan, and a heavy focus on characterization), I knew I had to check this […]

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Book Review: The Resurrectionist by E.B. Hudspeth

Book Review: The Resurrectionist by E.B. Hudspeth

Book Reviews | December 26, 2014

When I was offered The Resurrectionist for review, I’d never heard of it before. However, the concept sounded endlessly intriguing: an anatomist who theorizes that mythical creatures did in fact exist and that human deformities occur because it’s the species trying to get back to its original form. Sounds super cool, right? Add in a ton of beautiful […]

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ARC Book Review: The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton

ARC Book Review: The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton

Book Reviews | August 11, 2014

As a primarily young adult reader, I never seem to pay much attention to the adult titles coming out. As such, I was infinitely glad when Gaby brought The Miniaturist to my attention at BEA, and even gladder when Christina consented to give me her copy ♥ This really was an enchanting and atmospheric read, well out of […]

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