Book, Historical Fiction, Regency, Review

A Certain Want of Reason

A Certain Want of Reason by Kate Dolan Edition: paperback, 2007 Synopsis: Lucia Wright needs a holiday. After years of caring for her "eccentric" younger brother and sister in the country, she accepts a friend's invitation to spend a few weeks enjoying the season in London only to find that life among the city's elite may… Continue reading A Certain Want of Reason

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The Witchfinder’s Sister

The Witchfinder's Sister by Beth Underdown Edition: paperback, 2017 Synopsis: The number of women my brother Matthew killed, so far as I can reckon it, is one hundred and six...  1645. When Alice Hopkins' husband dies in a tragic accident, she returns to the small Essex town of Manningtree, where her brother Matthew still lives. But… Continue reading The Witchfinder’s Sister