Blooming with Books
"The history of Northumbria is fascinating and The Abbess of Whitby
is the newest book to open another window into this world."
For the Love of Books
"I enjoyed Jill Dallady's style of writing and am excited to read more from her."
A Girl and Her Bible
"The book seemed long as times, and dragged, but overall, it was a good read."
By the Book
"Dalladay does a wonderful job of putting the reader right in the middle of a very foreign world."
3 Partners in Shopping
"This is the story of a strong woman who change her future as well as others."
Indoor Garden Musings
"I really appreciated the different maps and the family tree."
". . . if you are the type of person who likes a slow build up where the pieces slowly fall in to place to make sense then you will enjoy this book."
Kissed by Literature
"I was able to feel a connection to her and I am in awe of everything she was able to accomplish as a woman in England at that time."
Good Books for the Journey
"The book is very well-written."
Tell Me a Story, Raggedy Man
". . . readers accustomed to wide-ranging novels will enjoy the rich historical detail."
"I loved reading The Abbess of Whitby
Chat with Vera
"It was interesting to read about the life and activities of the times fleshed out by the author who based much of it on archeological finds and her own imagination."