Josephine: Singer Soldier Dancer Spy
by Eilidh McGinness
Publication Date: December 1, 2019
eBook & Paperback
Genre: Historical Fiction
Josephine Baker is born into poverty in racially segregated America. Desperate to escape she flees to France where she embraces the hedonistic lifestyle on offer for those who dare, in the Paris of the Roaring Twenties.
Hitler’s rise to power in Germany forces her to face her true self. Determined to protect the Liberty Equality and Fraternity she has found in France, she becomes an ‘honorable correspondent’ for the French Secret Service. So, beginning a journey which will take her from the Red Cross Shelters in Paris to the cruel deserts of North Africa. She will find love and enduring friendship but she must also face dangers which will threaten not only her life but all she holds dear…..Can she find the courage to fight for what she believes in….no matter what the cost?
About the Author
Eilidh was born and brought up in the Highlands of Scotland. She studied law at Aberdeen University. She practiced as a lawyer for twelve years, latterly specializing in criminal defense. Eilidh then moved to South West France with her then husband and four children. She established an independent estate agency business which she ran for twelve years before concentrating on writing- a long held dream. Eilidh has always been fascinated by history and ordinary people who achieve extraordinary things.
Blog Tour Schedule
Monday, December 30
Review at Books and Zebras
Thursday, January 2
Review at Liberty’s Literary Loves
Friday, January 3
Feature at Comet Readings
Monday, January 6
Review at Gwendalyn’s Books
Tuesday, January 7
Review at 100 Pages a Day
Wednesday, January 8
Review at Reader then Blogger
Thursday, January 9
Feature at Just One More Chapter
Saturday, January 11
Review at Reading is My Remedy
Monday, January 13
Feature at I’m All About Books
Tuesday, January 14
Feature at BookNook 2020
Wednesday, January 15
Review at Passages to the Past
Thursday, January 16
Interview at Passages to the Past
Friday, January 17
Feature at View from the Birdhouse
Saturday, January 18
Feature at Chicks, Rogues, and Scandals
Sunday, January 19
Review at YA, It’s Lit
Monday, January 20
Review at Nursebookie
During the Blog Tour, we are giving away a paperback copy of Josephine: Singer Soldier Dancer Spy! To enter, please use the Gleam form below.
– Giveaway ends at 11:59 pm EST on January 20th. You must be 18 or older to enter.
– Paperback giveaway is open internationally.
– Only one entry per household.
– All giveaway entrants agree to be honest and not cheat the systems; any suspicion of fraud will be decided upon by blog/site owner and the sponsor, and entrants may be disqualified at our discretion.
– The winner has 48 hours to claim prize or a new winner is chosen.