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Review: The House Between Tides by Sarah Maine

Originally posted on Layered Pages:
Following the death of her last living relative, Hetty Deveraux leaves London and her strained relationship behind for Muirlan, her ancestral home in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides. She intends to renovate the ruinous house into a…

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Book Review

Originally posted on Layered Pages:
The Memory Painter: A Novel of Love and Reincarnation by Gwendolyn Womack Publication Date: July 5, 2016 Picador USA Paperback; 336 Pages ISBN: 978-1250095770 Genre: Historical Fiction/Time Travel/Mystery/Romance Finalist for the 2016 RWA Prism Awards…

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Interview with Kristen Harnisch!

Originally posted on Layered Pages:
I’d like to welcome Author Kristen Harnisch today to talk with me about her book, The Vintner’s Daughter. Internationally published author Kristen Harnisch drew upon her extensive research and her experiences living in San Francisco and visiting…

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Interview with Susan Higginbotham

Originally posted on Elizabeth Caulfield Felt:
Today I’m welcoming Susan Higginbotham to my series of author interviews. Susan is the author of five historical novels: The Traitor’s Wife, about Eleanor de Clare, favorite niece of King Edward II, wife of…

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Book Corner: Hanging Mary by Susan Higginbotham

Originally posted on History… the interesting bits!:
In 1864 Washington, one has to be careful with talk of secession. Better to speak only when in the company of the trustworthy, like Mrs. Surratt. A widow who runs a small boarding…

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My Guest, Author Jane Davis

Originally posted on Layered Pages:
Stephanie: Quite often I have writers who get in touch with me about Beta Readers. They want to know how useful they are, what using them involves and so on. After much thought I decided…

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One Doughboy’s bitter reminiscence of the Armistice on the Western Front, November 11, 1918

Originally posted on History & Lore of the Old World War:
Detail from F.C. Yohn’s painting, “Last Night of the War”, depicting the 5th Marines crossing the Meuse on the night of November 10-11, 1918. This reminiscence of the Armistice…

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