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A Dash of Trouble: Love Sugar Magic – How To Bake Up Fun and Trouble

A Dash of Trouble Love Sugar Magic #1 By Anna Meriano Spoiler Alert! Summary Leonora Logroño’s family owns the most beloved bakery in Rose Hill, Texas, spending their days conjuring delicious cookies and cakes for any occasion. And no occasion … Continue reading

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The Worst Witch – Need Some Mayhem? Grab Your Broomstick and Come Along For a Ride

The Worst Witch By Jill Murphy Spoiler Alert! Summary Mildred Hubble is starting her first year at Miss Cackle’s Academy for Witches—and making a mess of it! She can’t ride her broomstick without crashing, she’s always getting her spells mixed … Continue reading

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The Apprentice Witch – Would You Trust a Witch-Wash-Out With Your Life?

The Apprentice Witch By James Nicol Spoiler Alert!   Summary A special middle grade debut of magic and courage in a world of witches, written with the charm and enchantment of Circus Mirandus and The Apothecary. Arianwyn has flunked her witch’s assessment: She’s … Continue reading

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The Curious Affair Of The Witch At Wayside Cross – Is This A Sherlockian Style Mystery?

Book Review : The Curious Affair of The Witch At Wayside Cross From The Casebooks of Jesperson & Lane e-book By Lisa Tuttle Spoiler Alert! Summary The paranormal answer to Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson, Jesperson and Lane are turning the … 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 Mage and The Magpie – How Does Tone Change A Book For Children?

Book Review : The Mage and The Magpie The Magemother Trilogy By Austin J. Bailey e-book Spoiler Alert! Summary Brinley falls into a magical adventure in this, the first volume of the Magemother trilogy. Brinley has spent most of her life … Continue reading

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A Hiss-tory Of Magic – A Clever Title Doesn’t Make For A Clever Book

Book Review : A Hiss-tory Of Magic A Wonder Cats Mystery By Harper Lin e-book Spoiler Alert! Summary Cath Greenstone, her cousin Bea, and her hippie aunt Astrid live in Wonder Falls, a small town near the mystical Niagara Falls. … Continue reading

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Born Wicked – Is It Women or Witches Who Are Born Wicked?

Book Review : Born Wicked The Cahill Witch Chronicles: Book 1 By Jessica Spotswood Spoiler Alert! Summary Everybody knows Cate Cahill and her sisters are eccentric. Too pretty, too reclusive, and far too educated for their own good. But the truth … Continue reading

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“Sorcery & Cecelia: or The Enchanted Chocolate Pot” – What Does Regency England And Magic Have In Common?

Book Review: Sorcery & Cecelia: or The Enchanted Chocolate Pot By Patricia Wrede and Caroline Stevermer Spoiler Alert!   Summary A great deal is happening in London and the country this season. For starters, there’s the witch who tried to … Continue reading

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“Epic” – Can This Dystopian Novel Possibly Live Up To It’s Title?

Book Review : Epic by Conor Kostick Spoiler Alert! Generations ago, violence was banned on New Earth. Society is governed and conflicts are resolved in the arena of a fantasy computer game, Epic. Everyone plays. If you win, you have … Continue reading

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