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The Pirates Of Pompeii – An Explosive Mystery

Book Review : The Pirates Of Pompeii The Roman Mysteries By Caroline Lawrence Spoiler Alert! Summary It is late August of A.D. 79. The Roman world is reeling from the eruption of Mount Vesuvius. Hundreds of refugees are living in a makeshift … 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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A Gathering of Shadows – Where Does The Magic Reach?

Book Review : A Gathering of Shadows Shades of Magic #2 By V.E. Schwab Spoiler Alert! Summary It has been four months since a mysterious obsidian stone fell into Kell’s possession. Four months since his path crossed with Delilah Bard. Four … Continue reading

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“Larklight” – Space Pirates, Spiders and a Prim Victorian Teenager

Book Review : Larklight, A Rousing Tale of Dauntless Pluck in                                                                the Farthest Reaches of Space by Philip Reeve Spoiler Alert! Art Mumby has … Continue reading

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“Pirate King” – Combining a Mystery and a Farce

Book Review : Pirate King by Laurie R. King Spoiler Alert! Mary Russel is induced to investigate the criminal activities that seem to follow in the wake of Fflytte Films, in order to avoid spending time with her brother-in-law, Mycroft, … 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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