Featured Official Review: Envoy of Jerusalem by Helena P. Schrader

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Re: Official Review: Envoy of Jerusalem by Helena P. Schrade

Post by Yolimari » 15 Nov 2017, 04:18

The storyline and the author’s writing skills sound outstanding! I am interested in how she captured the society of the time and the development of the characters of Queen Maria and her daughter Isabella. Thanks for the review!
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Post by Insightsintobooks729 » 18 Dec 2017, 14:10

I liked the review and I think I might read this book as I enjoy historical fiction. Thank you for the review.
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Post by Sitowise » 12 May 2018, 05:10

Historical fictions are captivating to read. The bed of knowledge it wields can't be ignored. I know I would drfinately enjoy reading the book.

That's a nice review from you.keep it up.

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Post by Seriousminded » 12 May 2018, 17:16

Very interesting book to read .

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Post by coolallans3032 » 13 May 2018, 05:18

Wow, such a great reviewer

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Post by arcie72 » 14 May 2018, 03:58

Great review! I enjoy reading historical fiction when it's done correctly. I was excited by your review as this time frame is a favorite of mine. Can't wait to read it. Thank you for your attention to details.

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Post by gen_g » 14 May 2018, 09:39

Thank you for the comprehensive review! It certainly sounds like a thrilling ride, and one that I would like to pick up soon!

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Post by Jackson Roby » 16 May 2018, 22:39

The book is awesome it is an incredible ability of the author to combined real events in history and the imaginations of her own mind I think I would like to read the book what an and venture the should form a movie or cartoon out of it

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Post by iknwuzoh » 17 May 2018, 05:31

A historic genre revolving round Jerusalem. Thanks for that review.

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Post by Lynn08 » 18 May 2018, 19:12

A great review will get me intrigued enough to read. This was a thorough review, thanks.I look forward to getting to know these characters.

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Post by Kendra M Parker » 19 May 2018, 06:39

It sounds like Schrader is quite the up and coming historical fiction author. I love that she is using her history studies to create and share her passion with others. I also like that this book does cover more than just one group of people as it explores this time in history. This may be something that I will have to look into soon.

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Post by Bookmermaid » 21 May 2018, 17:32

Your review was a delightful read that certainly sells this book.

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Post by Edgeona » 21 May 2018, 22:36

Jerusalem, no place like that, it is a great story.

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Post by isa3030 » 22 May 2018, 04:40

Envoy of Jerusalem by Helen P Schrade is a mind blowing historical fiction,i will read this book to fullest in other to understand the complete tale of the crusade,meriting 4-4stars rating,nice book with a good review

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Post by agboola adenike » 23 May 2018, 03:04

the lovely review of this book could make anyone yearn for, a good review about an historical events that took place in the book seems so entice, I'll love to have a copy

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