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Book Review: Martin of Gfenn

Martin of Gfenn

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Author:
Martha Kennedy
Publisher:
self
Release date:
July 22, 2016
Pages:
360
ISBN: 978-1535441797
also available as ebook
Genre:
historical fiction

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Last October, I received Martha Kennedy here for a guest-post on Swiss Literature. She then proposed me to read and review  Martin of Gfenn. As a medieval history buff, I had to say yes. And that was a great decision!

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Book review: The House Between Tides

The House Between Tides

 

The House Between Tides

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

US Release date:
August 2, 2016
Pages:
400
ISBN: 978-1501126918
also available as ebook
Genre:
historical mystery

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I am weary of hype, and sometimes a synopsis is so well written than it’s actually better than the book itself. So when I saw The House Between Tides presented with “Kate Morton (I have devoured all her novels) meets Daphne du Maurier (how could I forget Rebecca?), I could only succumb to the temptation, though with a bit of fear and trembling, I admit. Well, this was totally unjustified.

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