Posted in 15th Century Reviews Wars of the Roses

review: The Sun in Splendour

The Sun in Splendour by Jean Plaidy Elizabeth Woodville is the focus of this detailed account of the Wars of…

Posted in 18th Century Georgian England Reviews

review: The Prince and the Quakeress

The Prince and the Quakeress Fourth Book in the Georgian Saga by Jean Plaidy This is the story of the…

Posted in 18th Century Georgian England Reviews

review: Perdita’s Prince

Perdita’s Prince Georgian Saga #6 by Jean Plaidy This installment of Plaidy’s Georgian Saga comes directly after The Third George…

Posted in 16th Century Reviews Tudor

review: Meg Roper

Meg Roper by Jean Plaidy This young adult novel penned in the early 60’s is based on the eldest daughter…

Posted in 18th Century French Revolution Reviews

review: Madame du Barry

Madame du Barry by Jean Plaidy This is the story of Jeanne Becu, most famously known as Madame du Barry,…

Posted in 16th Century Reviews

review: Evergreen Gallant

Evergreen Gallant by Jean Plaidy There are three major themes to this novel: Catholics versus Huguenots, the succession of the…

Posted in 19th Century Articles Reviews Victorian

From Historical Fiction to Suspense: Victoria Holt’s Mistress of Mellyn

Today is the 20th anniversary of Eleanor Hibbert’s passing on January 18, 1993 and in honor of her memory I…