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Vengeance Road – Classic Western Style Revenge Anyone?

Book Review :¬†Vengeance Road By¬†Erin Bowman Spoiler Alert! Summary Revenge is worth its weight in gold. When her father is murdered for a journal revealing the location of a hidden gold mine, eighteen-year-old Kate Thompson disguises herself as a boy … Continue reading

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“Mairelon the Magician” and “Magician’s Ward” – One Can’t Be Read Without The Other

Book Review: Mairelon the Magician Bu Patricia C. Wrede Spoiler Alert! Summary Kim doesn’t hesitate when a stranger offers her a small fortune to break into the traveling magician’s wagon in search of a silver bowl. Kim isn’t above a … Continue reading

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“Bloody Jack” – What Level Of Sexual Content Is Appropriate In A Young Adult Novel?

Book Review : Bloody Jack by L.A. Meyer Spoiler Alert! Mary Faber is thrust on the streets as an orphan when her parents and sister die. Her clothes are stolen and then she is taken in by the Charlie the … Continue reading

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“Fire and Hemlock” – Diana Wynne Jones’ Style of a Gothic Romance

Book Review : Fire and Hemlock by Diana Wynne Jones Spoiler Alert! Polly Whittacker is back at her granny’s house and while looking at the picture ‘Fire and Hemlock’ realizes that she seems to have two conflicting sets of memories. … Continue reading

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