historical fiction

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Living TV free can also make television -- when we do watch it -- a real treat for our family. The Olympics, for example
AS: The series follows this same family through the World War II years, into the Korean War, and eventually through the 1960s
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I'm about to publish my sixth novel, Folly Cove, this fall, and my means of feeling my way out of those slimy or prickly
The epigraph of A Discovery of Witches -- "It begins with absence and desire. It begins with blood and fear. It begins with a discovery of witches." -- immediately warns you're about to encounter a book out of the ordinary.
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MG: I loved The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and wanted to be him, seemingly able to control minds. My dad's family is from Mississippi
ince Even in Darkness was published, and as I look back on that post, I find that bringing my book to a national audience has deepened and broadened my understanding of how my great aunt's life story has impacted others, by educating me in the ways readers have interpreted and evaluated my novel.
Imagine choosing a voyage across the Atlantic Ocean to settle in a new land at behest of your King and country in order to marry and mother in the New World.
The three are soon swept up in a buzzy merging of minds that the reader can sense building to an imminent climax; King capitalizes
But then I sampled the novel and was hooked. Lev Raphael is the author of 25 books including Rosedale in Love, a re-telling