Tag Archives: historical fiction

reading like Sherlock Holmes

Considering that 80 percent of what I read is historical romance, it may sound a bit odd that I have no inclination whatsoever to read “historical fiction”. It really doesn’t appeal to me. Maybe because real historical figures, even re-imagined, … Continue reading

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Miss Austen Regrets: 3 reasons to watch/love it

1. The very best historical fiction, to me, has no self-consciousness about being “back then”. The characters are not aware they are ye olde. The world is progressing into the future, beyond them. They are flawed individuals who live with … Continue reading

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