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The Phoenix Legacy – A Science Fiction Series Worthy of Asimov

Book Review : Sword of the Lamb The Phoenix Legacy series By M.K. Wren e-book Spoiler Alert! (New ebook cover) (Book 2, Original Cover) (Book 3, Original Cover – which I think is more fun) Summary In the 33rd Century, a vast … Continue reading

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“The Trouble With Kings” – Beyond A Damsel In Distress

Book Review : The Trouble With Kings By Sherwood Smith Spoiler Alert! Summary Princess Flian finds herself the unwilling object of desire of three royals. Is the one she wants a villain–or a hero? Waking up in a strange place, Flian … Continue reading

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The Bands of Mourning – A Mistborn Novel

Book Review: The Bands of Mourning A Mistborn Novel By Brandon Sanderson Spoiler Alert! Summary With The Alloy of Law and Shadows of Self, Brandon Sanderson surprised readers with a New York Times bestselling spinoff of his Mistborn books, set after … Continue reading

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“Shadows of Self” – A New Wax and Wayne Novel From The Mistborn World

Book Review: Shadows of Self By Brandon Sanderson Spoiler Alert!    Summary      Shadows of Self shows Mistborn’s society evolving as technology and magic mix, the economy grows, democracy contends with corruption, and religion becomes a growing cultural force, with four faiths … Continue reading

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“This Dark Endeavor” – The Road to Madness

Book Review : This Dark Endeavor by Kenneth Oppel Spoiler Alert! Konrad and Victor Frankenstein are twins growing up with their cousin, Elizabeth and friend Henry having wonderful childhood adventures. By accident Elizabeth discovers a secret door that leads to … Continue reading

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“Graceling” – The Epitome of the Romance Trend in Young Adult Literature

Book Review : Graceling by Kristin Cashore Spoiler Alert! Within the seven kingdoms there is a rare kind of person born that is graced with a talent, these rare individuals can be identified easily because their eyes are two different … Continue reading

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“Fitzwilliam Darcy Gentleman, An Assembly Such as This” – Have You Ever Wondered What Mr. Darcy Was Thinking?

Book Review : Fitzwilliam Darcy Gentleman, An Assembly Such as This                                                                      by Pamela Aidan Spoiler Alert! Who is Fitzwilliam Darcy? Jane Austen wrote the quintessential romance from Miss Elizabeth Bennet’s point of view, … Continue reading

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