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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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“A Discovery of Witches” – Vampire, Witches and Daemons, OH MY!

Book Review : A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness Spoiler Alert! Diana Bishop comes from a long line of witches, though she refuses to use her powers. As a scholar, Diana, has been doing research in Oxford’s Bodleian Library … Continue reading

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