A Governess was a willing ally for Jane Austen’s mischievous ploys

I definitely didn’t expect to meet a governess who was a willing ally for Jane Austen’s mischievous ploys in this piece of fan fiction. What a lovely surprise! And it was so well-expressed by the voice of narrator Bessie Carter. Anne Sharpe’s Early Life The first half of the novel is well-written, if not exactly […]

Does this alluring cover delight your eyes?

Sneak peek of jacket cover for deluxe edition of thwarted queen by cynthia sally haggard, cynthia_at_cynthiasally, alluring cover delights the eyes

Enjoy this sneak peek of the alluring cover jacket designed to delight your eyes for the DELUXE edition of Thwarted Queen! I’m planning to release it sometime in 2023! Talented artist Melissa Stevens designed the jacket, case, and interior. The alluring designs delight the eyes and make a very special gift for loved ones on […]

Does a daily drink of news make your head throb?

Escape the news by reading Cynthia Sally Haggard's tales

UKRAINE HAMMERED BY BARRAGE OF MISSILES HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE CRUSHED TO DEATH IN SEOUL IRANIAN DRONES HARD TO SHOOT DOWN Does a daily drink of news make your head throb? Do these headlines add up to a jackhammer in your temples? A drooping of your shoulders and spine? A tangle in your stomach? Be taken […]

A SPARK OF LIGHT by Jodi Picoult, narrated by Bahni Turpin

As I experienced this novel as an audiobook, I would like to address those issues first before moving on to the content of this thought-provoking novel. It is amazing to me that a “professional” outfit like Random House Audio can actually make a book MORE DIFFICULT TO UNDERSTAND than the author intended. In this novel, […]

The Magic Hour by Kristin Hannah narrated by Suzanne Toren

What an amazing novel this is! Like many readers, I ADORED Alice (aka Brittany) She shines through every page. What makes her so alive is the painstaking accrual of detail that author Ms. Hannah supplies, from her amazing eyes, to the scars on her body, to her halting speech, and the way she is able […]

Welcome to Cynthia Sally Haggard!

Just to let you all know that my NEW website Cynthia Sally Haggard is now LIVE, and this is where you will find my blogs, books, freebies and ways to contact me if you are so inclined! Please feel free to drop a comment, or just say “hello.” I look forward to meeting you all. […]