The Muses' Salon Series

C+
Reckless in Red

This might be the toughest time I’ve had grading a book to date! Reckless in Red is a well-written historical mystery with an intriguing plotline but it was hard to see the forest for all the trees thrown in the way. There is a good story here but it’s hidden by too many characters and a few too ...

B-
Jilting the Duke

Rachael Miles’ début novel, Jilting the Duke is an entertaining and well-crafted story featuring a pair of attractive and strongly-characterised protagonists and a well-drawn set of secondary characters. There is a lot going on – perhaps too much at times – but at its heart are a well-written ...