What I Read In August 2018

Hello everyone, I hope you are all well. For my regular readers, I am sorry that this post is late and that I have been quiet on mine and your blogs. Sadly after an amazing summer, I have broken my foot, which, as well as leaving me trapped at home with my foot propped up, … Continue reading What I Read In August 2018

A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Due to quite a heavy first year (2018) into my new Classics Club list, I decided to go easier on myself by reading some more of the children’s classics on my list, this year. After finishing Jo's Boy by Louisa May Alcott, I immediately picked up A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett, which I have … Continue reading A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Lady of the Rivers by Philippa Gregory

Having loved The White Queen about Elizabeth Woodville and The Red Queen about Margaret Beaufort, I was very eager to continue reading Philippa Gregory’s popular Cousins’ War series. In which, Gregory retells the bloody rivalry between the Houses of York and Lancaster, what we now call the War of the Roses, through the eyes of … Continue reading The Lady of the Rivers by Philippa Gregory