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Number Seventeen – A London Mystery

Book Review : Number 17 By Louis Tracy Spoiler Alert! Summary   While leaving the opera a young writer, Frank Theydon, can’t help but notice an enchanting young woman leaving with her father. Later that night Frank is surprised when he … Continue reading

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A Conjuring Of Light – Or Did You Get Swallowed In Darkness?

Book Review : A Conjuring Of Light Shades of Magic By V.E. Schwab Spoiler Alert! Summary Witness the fate of beloved heroes – and enemies. THE BALANCE OF POWER HAS FINALLY TIPPED… The precarious equilibrium among four Londons has reached its breaking … Continue reading

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Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell -What Would It Be Like If England Had Magic?

Book Review : Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell By Susanna Clarke Spoiler Alert! Summary Two magicians shall appear in England. The first shall fear me; the second shall long to behold me… The year is 1806. England is beleaguered by the long … Continue reading

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The Earl’s London Bride – What Do You Get With A Free Romance On Kindle?

Book Review : The Earl’s London Bride The Chase Brides By Lauren Royal and Devon Royal Kindle Edition Spoiler Alert! Summary The Earl’s London Bride” is the SWEET & CLEAN ROMANCE edition of “Amethyst” by Lauren Royal. London, 1666: Amethyst … Continue reading

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Mortal Engines -Who Would Have Thought of Municipal Darwinism?

Book Review : Mortal Engines The Hungry City Chronicles By Philip Reeve Spoiler Alert! Summary “It was a dark, blustery afternoon in spring, and the city of London was chasing a small mining town across the dried-out bed of the old North … Continue reading

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Mademoiselle At Arms

Book Review : Mademoiselle At Arms A Georgian Romance By Elizabeth Bailey e-book Spoiler Alert! Summary Threatened with a pistol by the young lady discovered in a deserted mansion, Major Gerald Alderley is instantly intrigued. Who is the beautiful intruder? And … Continue reading

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Bartleby and James – A New Sherlock, Maybe

Book Review : Bartleby and James Galvanic Century Mystery By Michael Coorlim e-book Spoiler Alert! Summary Alton Bartleby is a social savant and the foppish toast of steampunk London’s upper crust. James Wainwright is a brilliant but socially stunted working class engineer … Continue reading

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