Posts tagged ‘Columbian Exposition’

Book review: Beyond the Wild River

Beyond the Wild River

 

Beyond the Wild River

Author:
Sarah Maine
Publisher:
Atria Books | Simon & Schuster

US Release date:
April 18, 2017
Pages:
336
ISBN:
978-1501126956
also available as ebook
Genre:
historical mystery

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Last year, I appreciated very much Sarah Maine’s first novel, The House Between Tides. So when I was offered to review her latest one, Beyond the Wild River, I happily accepted. It was just as enjoyable.

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Book review: Death at the Fair

 Death at the Fair:
An Emily Cabot Mystery

Death at the Fair
 
Death at the Fair
By
Frances McNamara
Publisher: Allium Press
Pub. Date: 2009

ISBN978-0-9840676-1-9

Pages: 215
Genre
Mystery & Detective /Historical

Source: Brought from the author during Chicago Printers Row Lit Fest, 2014

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This book counts for the following Reading Challenges:

         New author challenge  2014 historical fiction   my-kind-of-mystery-2014

MY THOUGHTS ABOUT THIS BOOK

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As I explained in a recent post, I met Frances McNamara at Chicago Printers Row Lit Fest back in June. As I enjoy historical novels and historical mysteries, I thought I would try her series with Emily Cabot, especially as several books of the series are set in Chicago itself. So here is my review of the first book in the series, Death at the Fair, set during the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition.
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