Chick Lit · Historical fiction · Romance

The Paris Wife: A Novel…a riveting love story (by guest blogger Julie J.)

Title: The Paris Wife: A Novel Author: Paula McLain Published: Ballantine Books/2011 Genre: Historical Fiction Length: 336 pages Rating: 9/10 Hi, I’m Julie J., a guest blogger of Books in the ‘Burgh (though forgive me for living in Florida and being tan year round). Usually when I read book excerpts in magazines, I have little… Continue reading The Paris Wife: A Novel…a riveting love story (by guest blogger Julie J.)

Chick Lit · Historical fiction · Romance

The House at Riverton…not half bad

Title: The House at Riverton Author: Kate Morton Published: Washington Square Press/2009 Genre: Historial Fiction Length: 470 pages Rating: 5.5/10 I found an autographed copy of Kate Morton’s debut novel, The House at Riverton, at Books Inc. in Berkeley, CA. I had Morton’s newer release, The Forgotten Garden, on my wishlist already and couldn’t pass up an autographed copy of her first… Continue reading The House at Riverton…not half bad