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First Impressions : A Novel of Old Books, Unexpected Love, and Jane Austen – What Is Your Expectation If An Author Mentions Austen?

Book Review : First Impressions A Novel of Old Books, Unexpected Love, and Jane Austen By Charlie Lovett Spoiler Alert! Summary A thrilling literary mystery co-starring Jane Austen from the New York Times bestselling author of The Bookman’s Tale Charlie Lovett first delighted … Continue reading

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UnEnchanted – Do Fairy Tales Have A Happy Ending?

Book Review : UnEnchanted By Chanda Hahn ebook Spoiler Alert! Summary Mina Grime is unlucky, unpopular and uncoordinated; until she saves her crush’s life on a field trip, changing her High School status from loser to hero overnight. But with … Continue reading

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The Dragon and the Scholar – What Are the Moral Values Represented? Should We Question The Values In Novels? This post will review Dragon’s Curse, Dragon’s Debt, Dragon’s Rival and Dragon’s Bride

Book Review : Dragon’s Curse The Dragon and the Scholar #1 By H. L. Burke Spoiler Alert! Summary On her first assignment out of the Academy, young healer and scholar, Shannon Macaulay is summoned to the struggling kingdom of Regone to see … Continue reading

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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian : How Does Hope Change Us?

Book Review : The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian By Sherman Alexie Spoiler Alert! Summary Bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into … Continue reading

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The Shape of Mercy – Do Women’s Experiences Transcend Time?

Book Review : The Shape of Mercy By Susan Meissner Spoiler Alert! Summary Leaving a life of privilege to strike out on her own, Lauren Durough breaks with convention and her family’s expectations by choosing a state college over Stanford and earning … Continue reading

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“The Queen of Attolia” – Do You Love This One Or Hate It?

Book Review: The Queen of Attolia By Megan Whalen Turner Spoiler Alert! Summary Revenge When Eugenides, the Thief of Eddis, stole Hamiathes’s Gift, the Queen of Attolia lost more than a mythical relic. She lost face. Everyone knew that Eugenides … Continue reading

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“The Goblin Emperor” – Is It Really Steampunk?

Book Review: The Goblin Emperor By Katherine Addison Spoiler Alert!   Summary A vividly imagined fantasy of court intrigue and dark magics in a steampunk-inflected world, by a brilliant young talent. The youngest, half-goblin son of the Emperor has lived … Continue reading

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