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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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Uprooted – Who Is The Intended Audience?

Book Review : Uprooted By Naomi Novik Spoiler Alert! Summary “Our Dragon doesn’t eat the girls he takes, no matter what stories they tell outside our valley. We hear them sometimes, from travelers passing through. They talk as though we were doing … Continue reading

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The Candy Shop War – A Moral Tale

Book Review: The Candy Shop War By Brandon Mull Spoiler Alert! Summary What if there were a place where you could get magical candy? Moon rocks that made you feel weightless. Jawbreakers that made you unbreakable. Or candy that gave … Continue reading

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Rumpelstiltskin – Would You Give Up Your Firstborn Child To This Mage?

Book Review : Rumpelstiltskin Timeless Fairy Tales #4 e-book By K. M. Shea Spoiler Alert! Summary When 17-year-old Gemma, a seamstress, is ordered by the insane King Torgen to spin straw into gold or be put to death, she knows her life … Continue reading

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Puss In Boots – Or Bossy Boots

Book Review : Puss in Boots Timeless Fairy Tales #6 e-book By K. M. Shea Spoiler Alert! Summary Though she dreams of adventure, Gabrielle—a peasant girl—is given only a cat for her inheritance and is told she must marry, immediately. So when … Continue reading

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The Wild Swans – Do Foster Brothers Bite?

Book Review : The Wild Swans Timeless Fairy Tales #2 e-book By K. M. Shea Spoiler Alert! Summary Elise is the foster-daughter of the King of Arcainia, a mathematician, and the country’s treasurer. She is not a hero. But when her step-mother, … Continue reading

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Cinderella and the Colonel – A Guide To Paying Your Taxes

Book Review : Cinderella and the Colonel Timeless Fairy Tales #3 e-book By K. M. Shea Spoiler Alert! Summary Scratching out a living in a land recovering from war and a hostile takeover, Cinderella—an orphaned, destitute duchess—is desperate to save her lands … Continue reading

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