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Powerful Sequel
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Reader reviewed by Amy Ward

I just finished reading Forged in the Fire by Ann Turnbull, the sequel to No Shame, No Fear (see my blog for review).  It begins three years after the first book ended.  Will and Susanna have been separated for those years but have kept in touch through letters.  Will is working in London, trying to make enough money to marry Susanna.  Can there love survive the plague and the Great Fire of London?  Will they ever be happy?  Read to find out!


This book was just as engrossing and satisfying as the first.  I love the characters of Susanna and Will.  Both are so passionate and strong.  Never have I rooted so much for two fictional characters!  The historical details are very fascinating and only add to the quality of the story.  If you have read the first book, you will definitely have to read the sequel.  It wraps up the story of Will and Susanna nicely.

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