Book Review: Lady Macbeth’s Daughter by Lisa Klein

Another hit from Lisa Klein, Lady Macbeth's Daughter retells the famous Shakespearean tragedy of Macbeth from the point of view of a female character– Macbeth's secret lost daughter, Albia. When Lady Macbeth gives birth to a baby girl with a clubbed foot, her husband Macbeth considers the babe cursed, and demands she be left outside to die. … Continue reading Book Review: Lady Macbeth’s Daughter by Lisa Klein

Book Review: Cate of the Lost Colony by Lisa Klein

After reading Ophelia, I was eager to read another of Lisa Klein’s novels. I was not disappointed by Cate of the Lost Colony! This was another great read. Catherine Archer is the orphaned daughter of a high-ranking soldier when Queen Elizabeth grants her the rare honor of becoming a lady-in-waiting. But court life - with all of … Continue reading Book Review: Cate of the Lost Colony by Lisa Klein

Book Review: Ophelia by Lisa Klein

I picked up this book simply because I liked the cover. I'd never even read Shakespeare’s Hamlet! Written by Lisa Klein, Ophelia is Hamlet's story told by his lover, Ophelia’s, point of view. We're introduced to the young Danish woman when her ambitious father secures a place for his family at Elsinore Castle. Ophelia is adopted as … Continue reading Book Review: Ophelia by Lisa Klein