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A good balanced review form alisonwilliamswriting.wordpress.com on When Doves Fly by Lauren Gregory

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Today’s team review is from Alison, she blogs at alisonwilliamswriting.wordpress.com

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Alison has been reading When Doves Fly by Lauren Gregory

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When Doves Fly by Lauren Gregory

I love well-researched and realistic historical fiction, portraying the world as it would have been and the people as they were. I particularly love well-written historical fiction that tells the story of women, and that pulls no punches. That’s certainly what you get with this novel.

At first, I have to admit I was a little wary. I was worried that Lily was going to be one of those historical women that I hate – the type that people describe as ‘feisty’, who manage to live lives that are completely unrealistic and who emerge from life-changing, catastrophic events unscathed, having snared the handsome hero, won battles single-handed, carved out an independent existence, made their voice heard etc. etc. etc.

But this book doesn’t…

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