To Rise In The Time of Turmoil: AMONG THE FALLEN by Virginia Frances Schwartz

#MediaGalReads’ spoiler review of Virginia Frances Schwartz’s AMONG THE FALLEN

AMONG THE FALLEN by Virginia Frances Schwartz is a heartfelt standalone that takes place during the Victorian era and follows a girl as she enters a home run by Charles Dickens to give fallen women hope. This story addresses modern concepts of the #MeToo movement while addressing the problems of 1850s London. I was kindly given this ARC by Holiday House for an honest review.

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ARC Spoiler-Free Review: AMONG THE FALLEN by Virginia Frances Schwartz

#MediaGalReads’ spoiler-free ARC review of AMONG THE FALLEN by Virginia Frances Schwartz

AMONG THE FALLEN by Virginia Frances Schwartz is a heartfelt standalone that takes place during the Victorian era and follows a girl as she enters a home run by Charles Dickens to give fallen women hope. This story addresses modern concepts of the #MeToo movement while addressing the problems of 1850s London. This post DOES NOT CONTAIN SPOILERS.

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Fact or Fable?: Spoiler Review Comparing & Contrasting Kerri Maniscalco’s HUNTING PRINCE DRACULA & ESCAPING FROM HOUDINI

#MediaGalReads’ spoiler review of Kerri Maniscalco’s HUNTING PRINCE DRACULA and ESCAPING FROM HOUDINI

HUNTING PRINCE DRACULA & ESCAPING FROM HOUDINI by Kerri Maniscalco are great books 2 and 3 of her historical fiction series, STALKING JACK THE RIPPER. While each story stands fantastically on their own, they also have a great overarching story arc between the two as Wadsworth and Cresswell first find themselves deep in the Romanian mountains to compete for spots in a forensic science school and later on a fantastical cruise across the Atlantic that holds a nefarious circus troupe. As both are read, there is a pattern of analyzing what is fact and what is fable — both in the mystery and Cressworth’s relationship.

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Feminism and Forensic Science: Spoiler Review of STALKING JACK THE RIPPER by Kerri Maniscalco

#MediaGalReads’ spoiler review of Kerri Maniscalco’s STALKING JACK THE RIPPER.

STALKING JACK THE RIPPER by Kerri Maniscalco is a super feminist historical fiction that takes place in 1888 when Jack the Ripper haunts London. 

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