Historical Fiction

  • Book Review: Bloody Jack by L.A. Meyer | Jest Kept Secret

    Bloody Jack

    Title: Bloody Jack Author: L.A. Meyer Series: Bloody Jack #1 Genre: YA Historical Fiction Content Warning: Thematic elements, mild language, and war violence Blurb Being an Account of the Curious…

  • Book Review: And I Darken | Jest Kept Secret

    And I Darken

    Title: And I Darken Author: Kiersten White Genre: YA Historical Fiction Content Warning: PG-13 for violence and sensuality Blurb No one expects a princess to be brutal. And Lada Dragwlya…

  • Bel Canto

    Title: Bel Canto Author: Ann Patchett Genre: Historical Fiction Content Warning: Scattered strong language and sexuality Blurb Somewhere in South America, at the home of the country’s vice president, a…

  • The Last Bookaneer

    Title: The Last Bookaneer Author: Matthew Pearl Genre: Historical Fiction Thoughts: To be perfectly honest, the only reason I picked up this book in the first place was because I…