Tags » Fiction: Romance

Todd McCaffrey’s Dragonholder

I wanted to read Todd McCaffrey’s memoir of Anne McCaffrey because I was captivated by her novels when I was a teenager. But the last time I reread one, I was a little disappointed. 809 more words

Fiction: 20th Century

Wise Children by Angela Carter

This the life story of the twins Nora and Dora Chance, starting from their birth up until their 75th birthday. Nora narrates the story of their life, as they learnt the truth about their parentage and explored the world through theatre. 167 more words


All's Heyer in Love and War: An Infamous Army

My favourite Georgette Heyer novel is also the one it costs me the most effort to read: her Waterloo epic An Infamous Army. Like Hilary before me… 623 more words

Fiction: 20th Century

The Road to Brighton in 'Regency Buck'

Here be spoilers.
This is not going to be a detailed review of Georgette Heyer’s Regency Buck (which is not one of my favourites for reasons I shall make clear). 1,024 more words

Fiction: 20th Century

Faro's Daughter by Georgette Heyer

Unlike most of the other Book Foxes, I had never read Georgette Heyer before we planned this week. Though Founder Fox Leena had been recommending her books for years and it was she who suggested I do this novel for our theme week. 479 more words

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Georgette Heyer Week

Because most of the Foxes are fans, we decided to devote an entire week to this author, perusing a number of her novels and subjects connected with her. 275 more words

Fiction: 20th Century