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The Buried World – How Will Bingmei Defy the Evil Emperor?

The Buried WorldThe Grave Kingdom Series By Jeff Wheeler Spoiler Alert! Summary The young warrior Bingmei pits her courage, combat skills, and very life against a brutal tyrant’s dark magic in the follow-up to Wall Street Journal bestselling author Jeff … Continue reading

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The Mad Wolf’s Daughter – When A Lass Became a Legend

The Mad Wolf’s Daughter By Diane Magras Spoiler Alert!   Summary A Scottish medieval adventure about the youngest in a war-band who must free her family from a castle prison after knights attack her home. One dark night, Drest’s sheltered … Continue reading

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Love Like Sky – Will Love Be Enough?

Love Like Sky By Leslie C. Youngblood Spoiler Alert! Summary “Love ain’t like that.” “How is it then?” Peaches asked, turning on her stomach to face me. “It’s like sky. If you keep driving and driving, gas will run out, … 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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The Little Selkie – Definitely Not A Mermaid

Book Review : The Little Selkie Timeless Fairy Tales #5 e-book By K. M. Shea Spoiler Alert! Summary Dylan—a selkie—makes a terrible mistake when she brashly chases an evil sea witch onto land. Captured and stripped of her pelt—leaving her unable to return … Continue reading

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Snow Queen, Heart of Ice – Is It Too Much Like Elsa In Disney’s Frozen? Or Does It Reflect Hans Christian Andersen’s Original Story?

Book Review : Snow Queen, Heart of Ice The Snow Queen #1 e-book By K. M. Shea Spoiler Alert! Summary Rakel, a princess by birth, has spent most of her life exiled on a barren mountain, despised because of her powerful snow magic. … 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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Sleeping Beauty – Retelling Fairy Tales Is Irresistible

Book Review : Sleeping Beauty Timeless Fairy Tales #8 e-book By K. M. Shea Spoiler Alert! Summary Briar Rose, a clever peasant girl, feels only pity for the mysterious Princess Rosalinda–the hidden princess who was cursed to prick her finger on a spindle … Continue reading

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The Tinker’s Daughter – Do You Want Steampunk Elves?

Book Review : The Tinker’s Daughter e-book By Jamie Sedgwick Spoiler Alert! Summary Breeze is an outcast, a half-breed orphan born into a world torn apart by a thousand years of war. Breeze never knew her elven mother, and when her human father … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Benedict Society – The Children Must Save The World

Book Review : The Mysterious Benedict Society By Trenton Lee Stewart Spoiler Alert! Summary “Are you a gifted child looking for special opportunities?” Dozens of children respond to this peculiar ad in the newspaper and are then put through a series … Continue reading

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