Category Archives: Historical Fiction

“The Vicissitudes of Fortune” by Bob Siqveland

THE VICISSITUDES OF FORTUNE Bob Siqveland Outskirts Press (2017) ISBN 9781478785897 Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (12/17) In many ways, Vietnam caused a great deal of pain and hardship. It also resulted in the creation of unbreakable bonds … Continue reading

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“Molly’s Rocker” by Susan M. Hoskins

MOLLY’S ROCKER Susan M. Hoskins Outskirts Press (2017) ISBN 9781478789741 Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (11/17) “Molly’s Rocker” by Susan M. Hoskins is a beautiful narrative about the courageous and inspirational Molly Fry.  Molly endured more in her lifetime than … Continue reading

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“The Promise of Breeze Hill” by Pam Hillman

THE PROMISE OF BREEZE HILL Pam Hillman Tyndale House Publishers (2017) ISBN 9781496415929 Reviewed by Michael Keeton for Reader Views (11/17) In “The Promise of Breeze Hill” by Pam Hillman readers meet Isabella Bartholomew, who is in desperate need of a carpenter … Continue reading

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“Catching the Wind” by Melanie Dobson

CATCHING THE WIND Melanie Dobson Tyndale House Publishers (2017) ISBN 9781496417282 Reviewed by Megan Weiss for Reader Views (10/17) Melanie Dobson’s enchanting novel, “Catching the Wind,” captures the journey of young journalist Quenby Vaughn.  Together with a new lawyer friend named Lucas, … Continue reading

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“Finding Ariadne” by Doris Kenney Marcotte

FINDING ARIADNE Doris Kenney Marcotte Outskirts Press ISBN 9781478781684 Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (10/17) “Finding Ariadne” by Doris Kenney Marcotte is a mesmerizing tale set in 1465 BC on the mythical island of Kaphtor. Ariadne is the … Continue reading

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“Surviving the Fatherland” by Annette Oppenlander

SURVIVING THE FATHERLAND Annette Oppenlander Oppenlander Enterprises, LLC (2017) ISBN 9780997780048 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (5/17) Having read numerous books on Hitler, survivors and concentration camps, I must say “Surviving the Fatherland” by Annette Oppenlander is one of the … Continue reading

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“Daniel: The Age of Anxiety” by Peter Pactor

DANIEL: THE AGE OF ANXIETY Peter Pactor Friesen Press (2017) ISBN 9781525500848 Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (09/17) “Daniel: The Age of Anxiety” by Peter Pactor, is a delightful historical fiction novel set in the late 1920s. The sequel to … Continue reading

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