Lone Star Trail

Lone Star Trail

Lone Star Trail by Darlene Franklin Book Review “Lone Star Trail” by Darlene Franklin, is the first in a series of 6 historical fiction books called the “Texas Trails” series. The books are centered around the Morgan family and the struggles they and the people they meet face in mid-1800s Texas. Very well written, this […]

Mrs. Grant & Madame Julie

Mrs. Grant & Madame Julie

Mrs. Grant and Madame Julie by Jennifer Chiaverini Book Review “Mrs. Grant & Madame Julie” by Jennifer Chiaverini is historical fiction based on the life of Mrs. Grant, the wife of Ulysses S. Grant, and her slave Jule. A Missouri belle, Julie Grant rose to the pinnacle of Washington society as First Lady. Unbeknownst to […]