Seven Will Out: A Renaissance Revel by JoAnn Spears

| November 25, 2015

Back in 2012, I read and reviewed JoAnn Spears’ Six of One: A Tudor Riff describing it as “a fun, rather irreverent, entertaining spoof”. I thoroughly enjoyed it because it was just so different to the usual historical fiction, and it was entertaining and cheeky. In Six of One, the protagonist history professor Dolly was […]

Six of One: A Tudor Riff by JoAnn Spears

| March 9, 2012

A fun, rather irreverent, entertaining spoof, is how I’d describe “Six of One” by JoAnn Spears. In Spears’s story, modern day history professor, Dolly, is preparing to marry Henry, a man who has baggage – six ex wives, two daughters and a son. As a Tudor history lover, Dolly finds Henry’s story funny as it […]

The Daisy and the Bear by K.L. Clark

| June 29, 2011

Fancy a fun read this summer? Need a break from heavy history books? Well, here’s the perfect book for you and I guarantee that it will have you rolling around on the floor laughing, or perhaps chuckling quietly under your breath! When you find yourself laughing at the author’s note at the beginning, you know […]