The Spirit Guide | Elizabeth Davies

Publisher: CreateSpace (Independent Publishing Platform) Published: 12/08/2014 Genre: Historical Fiction. Paranormal Romance Format: eBook Pages: 232 Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis (Goodreads) Seren has an unusual gift – she sees spirits, shades of the dead. Terrified of being accused of witchcraft, a very real possibility in twelfth century Britain, she keeps her secret close, not even confiding … Continue reading The Spirit Guide | Elizabeth Davies

I, Coriander | Sally Gardner

Publisher: Orion Published: 05/06/2006 Genre: Young Adult. Historical Fiction. Fantasy. Format: Paperback Pages: 320 Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis (Goodreads) In this exceptionally well-crafted tale, Coriander tells the story of her childhood in seventeenth-century London—and of her discovery that she has inherited magical powers from her mother, who was a fairy princess. But her mother’s sudden death … Continue reading I, Coriander | Sally Gardner

The Book Thief | Markus Zusak

Publisher: Black Swan Published: 08/09/2007 Genre: Historical Fiction. Young Adult. Format: Paperback Pages: 560 Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis (Goodreads) It’s just a small story really, about among other things: a girl, some words, an accordionist, some fanatical Germans, a Jewish fist-fighter, and quite a lot of thievery… Set during World War II in Germany, Markus Zusak’s … Continue reading The Book Thief | Markus Zusak