#BookSnapSunday – Remembering Babylon

More and more now he was haunted by those sheets, seven in all, he had not forgotten the number, that Mr Frazer had folded and put into his pocket, and which he had never seen again; till he was convinced that the only way to save himself from so much racking, and despair and sweat, … Continue reading #BookSnapSunday – Remembering Babylon

#BookSnapSunday – The Camomile Lawn

Behind the large house, the fragrant camomile lawn stretches down to the Cornish cliffs. Here, in the dizzying heat of August 1939, five cousins have gathered at their aunt’s house for their annual ritual of a holiday. For most of them, it is the last summer of their youth, with the heady exhilarations and freedoms … Continue reading #BookSnapSunday – The Camomile Lawn

#BookBingo – Theme of Inequality

Virgin Widow by Anne O’Brien Heiress. Princess. Virgin Queen. Anne Neville is the heiress and daughter of the greatest powerbroker in the land, Warwick the Kingmaker. Trapped in a deadly tangle of political intrigue, she is a pawn in an uncertain game, used by the houses of Neville, York and Lancaster alike. In England’s glittering, … Continue reading #BookBingo – Theme of Inequality