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The Splendor Falls – Do You Love Intrigue?

The Splendor Falls By Susanna Kearsley Spoiler Alert!   Summary 1205 – the town of Chinon is beseiged by enemies of King John, and his young Queen calls upon a trusted servant to conceal her treasured jewels. Emily Braden is … Continue reading

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Ever the Hunted – Will You Want to Continue the Hunt?

Ever the Hunted a Clash of Kingdoms novel By Erin Summerill Spoiler Alert!   Summary Seventeen year-old Britta Flannery is at ease only in the woods with her dagger and bow. She spends her days tracking criminals alongside her father, … Continue reading

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Windrose Chronicles : The Silent Tower, The Silicon Mage, Dog Wizard, Stranger At The Wedding

Book Review : The Silent Tower By Barbara Hambly Spoiler Alert! Summary In a world where wizards are relegated to ghettos, it is no surprise to see one murdered in the street. But for Stonne Caris, a young warrior monk … Continue reading

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Fields of Gold – The Romp of Steampunk In The Old West Continues

Book Review : Fields of Gold Magnificent Devices #12 e-book By Shelley Adina Spoiler Alert! Summary Book 12 in the Magnificent Devices steampunk series! If a wedding won’t stop a war, what will? Gloria Meriwether-Astor’s belief in doing the right thing has … Continue reading

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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 Legacy of the Key – Looking For An Alien Regency Romance?

Book Review : The Legacy of the Key Ancient Guardians By S. L. Morgan e-book Spoiler Alert! Summary Reece Bryant was able to pick up the pieces of her broken life after the sudden death of her father. Though emotionally draining, … Continue reading

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“Playing Beatie Bow” – How Do Children Adapt To Adults Relationships?

Book Review: Playing Beatie Bow By Ruth Park Spoiler Alert! Summary Abigail Kirk was an ordinary enough fourteen-year-old gir, except that she could not understand the adults around her. Why had her father gone off with someone much younger than … Continue reading

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“A Guide To the Birds of East Africa” – Does This Book Have the Same Charm As “The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency”?

Book Review: A Guide To the Birds of East Africa By Nicholas Drayson Spoiler Alert! Summary For the past three years, the widower Mr. Malik has been secretly in love with Rose Mbikwa, a woman who leads the weekly bird … Continue reading

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“I Shall Be Near To You” – Women In The Civil War?

Book Review: I Shall Be Near To You By Erin Lindsay McCabe Spoiler Alert!   Summary An extraordinary novel about a strong-willed woman who disguises herself as a man in order to fight beside her husband in the Civil War, … Continue reading

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“The Crimson Crown” – Conclusion of the Seven Realms Series

Book Review : The Crimson Crown by Cinda Williams Chima Spoiler Alert! Queen Raisa ana‘Marianna has pressure from the wizards, the clan and outside kingdoms all wanting control of the Fells. Politics among the blue-bloods has become one of the … Continue reading

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