Tag Archive: genre fiction

The Chef's Secret by Crystal King

The Chef’s Secret by Crystal King

December 19, 2018 3:00 pm By Leave your thoughts

The Chef's Secret, Crystal King, Touchstone - Crystal King’s historical novel, “The Chef’s Secret,” is a fictional story based on a true character, Bartolomeo Scappi, who served as the Vatican chef during the 16th century Italian Renaissance.

A Murdered Peace by Candace Robb

A Murdered Peace by Candace Robb

August 22, 2018 3:31 pm By Leave your thoughts

A Murdered Peace, Candace Robb, Pegasus Crime - York, Winter, 1400AD. The previous year Henry Bollingbroke deposed his cousin King Richard II and became King Henry IV. England is still in turmoil following the Epiphany Uprising when Richard’s supporters failed to restore him to the throne.

City of Brass

Intrigue and Dangers in the World of the Djinn

March 1, 2018 5:06 am By Leave your thoughts

Author Interview: The City of Brass, S.A. Chakraborty, Harper Voyager – A young woman in eighteenth century Egypt survives by using her wits and stealing from her victims.  Nahri doesn’t believe in magic, but she does have tricks for healing. One night while performing what she thinks is a sham zar incantation, she calls up an ifrit – an evil supernatural being who is now out to get her.