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Saturday, January 22, 2011

Book Review: Lady in Waiting by Susan Meissner

In present day, Jane is blindsided by her husband of 22 years walking out on their marriage.  Then she finds an old ring in the binding of a book, which ties her story to that of Lady Jane Grey in the 16th century.


This book goes back and forth between Jane's struggle with finding herself to Lady Jane's history.


I wasn't sure how I was going to like this at first, but by the second time the story switched points of view and settings, I was hooked on both of the stories.


Historical fiction is almost always a hit with me and when you add in love stories, I definitely enjoyed this book.


I received this book for free from WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group for this review. All opinons are my own.

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5 Comments:

OpenID momwentcrazy.com said...

I love historical fiction. I'll add that to my massive to do list1

January 22, 2011 at 10:16 PM  
Blogger MiMi said...

Oooh, LOVE historical fiction. LOVE.
Putting it on my list! :)

January 22, 2011 at 10:27 PM  
Blogger Leigh said...

So it interweaves past and present? I tend to like that- I'll have to add this to my To Read list.

January 22, 2011 at 10:39 PM  
Blogger JDaniel4's Mom said...

This sounds great! I love going to back to that time in history via books.

January 23, 2011 at 6:56 AM  
Blogger VandyJ said...

Thanks for the recommend. I'll definitely look this one up.

January 23, 2011 at 6:22 PM  

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