Ebook review: When Hope Springs New

When Hope Springs New by Janette Oke My rating: 3 of 5 stars The blurb: Leaving behind their dear friends in Beaver Creek, Elizabeth and Wynn take over an even more primitive RCMP outpost in the Canadian Northwest. Elizabeth finds herself totally isolated when the local Indian women are afraid to even communicate with her. … Read moreEbook review: When Hope Springs New

Ebook review: When Breaks the Dawn

When Breaks the Dawn by Janette Oke My rating: 3 of 5 stars The blurb: After surviving a harsh first year in the far north, Elizabeth Delaney and her Royal Canadian Mountie husband, Wynn, are settling into the small community of Beaver Creek. Elizabeth is once more teaching school, and they seem to be gradually … Read moreEbook review: When Breaks the Dawn

eBook review: When Comes the Spring

When Comes the Spring by Janette Oke My rating: 4 of 5 stars The blurb: After a year of teaching in a one-room schoolhouse on the western frontier, Elizabeth plans her wedding to Wynn Delaney, a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. As they begin their new life together at his isolated outpost in … Read moreeBook review: When Comes the Spring

Ebook review: When Calls the Heart

When Calls the Heart by Janette Oke My rating: 5 of 5 stars The blurb: Nothing in her cultured East Coast upbringing prepared Elizabeth for a teaching position on the Canadian frontier. Yet, despite the constant hardships, she loves the children in her care. Determined to do the best job she can and fighting to … Read moreEbook review: When Calls the Heart

Grammar: Things to Remember

Numbers: All numbers between 21 and 99 (except 30, 40, 50, etc) should be hyphenated. Examples: Twenty-three and two hundred and eighty-nine. Numbers should be written in full at the start of a sentence. One or Two Words: anyone = any personHint: Try replacing the word anyone with any person. If it sounds right, it’s … Read moreGrammar: Things to Remember

Audio review: The Mummy Case

My rating: 3 of 5 stars The Mummy Case by Elizabeth Peters The blurb: Join our plucky Victorian Egyptologist , together with her devastatingly handsome and brilliant husband Radcliffe, in another exciting escapade. The irascible husband of Victorian Egyptologist Amelia Peabody is living up to his reputation as ‘The Father of Curses’. Denied permission to … Read moreAudio review: The Mummy Case

Audio review: Curse of the Pharaohs

Curse of the Pharaohs by Elizabeth Peters My rating: 4 of 5 stars The review: Join our plucky Victorian Egyptologist, together with her devastatingly handsome and brilliant husband Radcliffe, in another exciting escapade.When Lady Baskerville’s husband Sir Henry dies after discovering what may have been an undisturbed royal tomb in Luxor, she appeals to eminent … Read moreAudio review: Curse of the Pharaohs

Audio review: Crocodile on the Sandbank

Crocodile on the Sandbank by Elizabeth Peters My rating: 5 of 5 stars The blurb: Amelia Peabody is Elizabeth Peters’ most brilliant and best-loved creation, a thoroughly Victorian feminist who takes the stuffy world of archaeology by storm with her shocking men’s pants and no-nonsense attitude! In this first adventure, our headstrong heroine decides to … Read moreAudio review: Crocodile on the Sandbank