Shadow Study by Maria V. Snyder | Book Review

After finishing Fire Study, the third in Maria V. Snyder’s Study series, I was really nervous about beginning Shadow Study. Unfortunately I felt that Fire Study was not quite on the level of the previous two books in the series. Thankfully my fears turned out to be unfounded. Snyder returns to the intrigues of militaristic Ixia and magical […]

Deanna Raybourn On Setting & Night Of A Thousand Stars | Guest Post | Giveaway

I am so pleased to welcome one of my favorite authors EVER to Good Books And Good Wine today, Deanna Raybourn, author of Night Of A Thousand Stars and the Lady Julia mysteries. Huge thanks to Good Books and Good Wine for giving me a chance to geek out over one of my favorite things […]

Night Of A Thousand Stars by Deanna Raybourn | Book Review

The thing that I love about Deanna Raybourn’s books is that she writes these female characters who defy historical convention. She writes in such a way that once I start her books, I am captivated and am unable to focus on reading anything else until the very end. Her latest book, Night Of A Thousand Stars […]

Review: Silent In The Sanctuary by Deanna Raybourn

Lady Julia Grey is a heroine whom I absolutely adore. As you may remember, I spent a whole lot of time gushing over Silent In The Grave, the first in the series. Silent In The Sanctuary by Deanna Raybourn is equally as wonderful! Silent In The Sanctuary opens with a dinner party at the March residence. At […]

Review: Silent In The Grave by Deanna Raybourn

Silent In The Grave by Deanna Raybourn is a promising start for a new to me series, perfect for my fall mystery cravings, as I am so totally a mood/seasonal reader.