Cover Reveal: The Gossips’ Choice, by Sara Read

Blurb “Call The Midwife for the 17th Century”  Lucie Smith is a respected midwife who is married to Jacob, the town apothecary. They live happily together at the shop with the sign of the Three Doves. But sixteen-sixty-five proves a troublesome year for the couple. Lucie is called to a birth at the local ManorContinue reading “Cover Reveal: The Gossips’ Choice, by Sara Read”

Review: ‘Maladies and Medicine: Exploring health & healing 1540 – 1740’, by Jennifer Evans & Sara Read

Publication Date: 4th July 2017 Published By: Pen & Sword  ISBN: 9781473875715 Format: Paperback Price: £12.99   Blurb Maladies and Medicine offers a lively exploration of health and medical cures in early modern England. The introduction sets out the background in which the body was understood, covering the theory of the four humours and the waysContinue reading “Review: ‘Maladies and Medicine: Exploring health & healing 1540 – 1740’, by Jennifer Evans & Sara Read”