Publish date: January 15th 2013
Pages no: 352
Edition language: English
, Book Club
, Adult Fiction
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, Mystery Thriller
WOW!! What an amazing read this was! I loved every minute of this book and I do wish Maryka Biaggio had more to offer. Parlor Games was just, well, it was YUMMY!! I started reading it and I just couldn't get enough. When it ended,(and I HATED that it ended!) I searched Goodreads, Amazon, and every p...
Oh, brother... Awful!
I just loved this book. Loved, loved, loved. It was flippant and fun, total escapism, with a minxy heroine I adored from the first page, a long list of exotic locales to divert, and piles of dramatic intrigue to keep me engaged.Set in the late 1880s through 1910s, the story follows May Dugas, a smal...
The settings in Parlor Games were amazing. London, New York, Shanghai, etc., but the same Pinkerton Agency detective keeps tracking May down in these cities. How? It didn't seem reasonable to me. Maybe I can't imagine finding people in the years before the internet? May changed her name and moved fr...
Maryka Biaggio has written a spell-binding story in Parlor Games. Once I picked it up, I could not put it down. I caught myself saying OMG under my breath a lot and I thought my eyebrows were going to stay permanently lifted to the top of my forehead. After I finished it, I had to find out more abou...