Family Gathering for a Holiday

This post first appeared on November 2021 Thinking about family in November inevitably centers around gathering for Thanksgiving and Christmas, especially this year since we are returning to gathering in person. Last year I missed having my extended family with me for the holidays because of COVID, but the experience underscored something I learned… Continue reading Family Gathering for a Holiday

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Top 5 November Historical Fiction Releases

This post first appeared on Can you believe it’s November? The nights are colder, and we’ve even had some rain in California. In other parts of the country, leaves are turning colors and people are wearing coats. With Halloween over, we can begin to focus on the big holidays. Yes, I’m old school—no Christmas… Continue reading Top 5 November Historical Fiction Releases

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New Historical Fiction for October

This article first appeared on Happy October, the month of pumpkins, scary costumes, and lots of new historical fiction! October brings us Regency Romance, World War II, 20th century America, Jewish historical fiction, and even some historical fantasy. I’ve included more book covers here than I have room to explore, and links are at… Continue reading New Historical Fiction for October