Friday, July 31, 2009

HT News

Arleigh from is giving away a hardcover copy of In the Company of the Courtesan by Sarah Dunant.

If you have already read In the Company of the Courtesan, maybe you are interested in the new Sarah Dunant book, Sacred Hearts which has just recentley been released. Zibilee from Raging Bibliomania has a copy of Sacred Hearts to give away.

If you are in the US, you have the opportunity to win a copy of American Lion by Jon Meacham. Full details over at Medieval Bookworm.

Amy from Passages to the Past has introduced a new feature to her blog - Series, Trilogies and Sequels, Oh My! For her first post, she is talking about the excellent Welsh trilogy by Sharon Kay Penman.

Daphne from Tanzanite's Shelf and Stuff is giving away 5 copies of the new book by Robert Hicks, A Separate Country. For all the details, click here.

Over at News and Random Musings about Historical Fiction, author Annamaria Alfieri is interviewed about her new book City of Silver.

Finally for today, Susan Higginbotham is about to go on tour. Blog tour that is! Here are the stops as they are scheduled for the next couple of weeks:

Musings of a Bibliophile (7/28)
Passages to the Past (8/1)
My Friend Amy (8/1)
Reading Adventures (8/2)
Jennifer's Random Musings (8/2)
Peeking Between the Pages (8/3)
Historical (8/3)
Grace's Book Blog (8/4)
Historical Tapestry (8/5)
Mrs. Magoo Reads (8/5)
Historical Fiction (8/6)
Jenn's Bookshelf (8/6)
The Tome Traveller's Weblog (8/7) (8/8)
Book Addiction (8/9)
Steven Till (8/10)
Medieval Bookworm (8/11)
Carla Nayland (8/11)
The Literate Housewife Review (8/12)
Diary of an Eccentric (8/13)
Bookfoolery and Babble (8/14)


  1. Hey, thanks for the mention Marg! I'm glad so many people like the new series. Every once in a blue moon I get a good idea - HA!

    I'm looking forward to Susan's tour - I loved Hugh & Bess!

  2. Thanks for posting the blog tour, Marg! Amy, glad you liked Hugh and Bess!

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