An introduction to Regency fiction

The Regency era is set in Great Britain from 1810 to 1820. Prior to the Regency era, Britain was ruled by King George III, who reigned from 1760 until 1820. King George III is the monarch the American colonies fought against in the Revolutionary War. Later in his life, he suffered from …

Unjustly Accused

“Unjustly Accused: An American man’s experience in a Dominican Republic prison” is now available on Amazon.com for a whopping $3! by Susan L Stewart Unjustly Accused is the first-person, true story of an American man’s nightmare vacation in the Dominican Republic. Corey and Jeff, his friend from work, are arrested when a …

Book Review: Trick of the Eye

by Jane Stanton Hitchcock Book Review by Susan L Stewart From Wikipedia: “Trompe-l’œil (French for “deceive the eye”) is an art technique that uses realistic imagery to create the optical illusion that the depicted objects exist in three dimensions.” Trompe-l’oeil artist Faith Cromwell receives an invitation to visit a wealthy elderly …

Book Review: The Historian

by Elizabeth Kostova Although fiction, this book has an authenticity that makes it read as truth. When we pick up a book or watch a movie, it is that “suspended disbelief” that allows us to fully engage in the adventure and the characters. Before I begin my review I want …