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Jo Kay
Words. The stranger, the better to go beyond them.
Words. The stranger, the better to go beyond them.
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Finding Anna series by Sherri Hayes
Note : The series reviewed contains themes only
appropriate for those over the age of 18. Some of the content may be triggering.
Also, take heed that there may be some mild SPOILERS ahead. Finding Anna isn’t what I expected it to be, but in a good
way. Alth...

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SUMMARY (from Goodreads ) : The Adventures of Charls follows the dealings of a humble cloth
merchant in the days before the royal Ascension. Set after the events of Kings
Rising and The Summer Palace . MY THOUGHTS: I am only
taking away a star because of th...

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Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
This was a
refresher re-read for me due to the TV show Black
Sails , which was created as sort-of a prequel for Treasure Island and you should totally watch if you haven’t
already. I first read Treasure Island in 5 th or
6 th grade (I remember taking it fro...

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Less Reviewing, More Reading
What the
title says. AKA my new-ish policy. Because,
honestly, does anyone even read my reviews? shrugs And yes, I have said that the purpose of this blog
is mostly as my personal notebook, so I don’t forget all about what I read. But
in that case I may j...

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Kill Someone by Luke Smitherd
Note:  The book reviewed contains graphic
depictions of violence and discusses other related themes only appropriate for
those over the age of 18. Also, take heed that there are some SPOILERS below. Would you
kill one person to save five others from being m...

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DNF Review: Lords of the City by Alice Ward
Note: The book reviewed contains themes only appropriate for those over the age of 18. Also, take heed that there are some SPOILERS below. There is a first time for everything, including writing a DNF review, right? Lords of the City is a bundle of standalo...

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The Inspector General by Nikolai Gogol
SUMMARY (from Goodreads) : The corrupt officials of a small town in Tsarist Russia mistake a
penniless clerk from Moscow for a government agent in Gogol’s satire on the
grotesque side of human nature. A play described by Vladimir Nabokov as the greatest
eve...

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Dark Skye (Immortals after Dark #15) by Kresley Cole
Note : The book reviewed contains themes only
appropriate for those over the age of 18. Also, take heed that there are some
SPOILERS below. Before they
were mortal enemies, they were childhood best friends. Despite belonging to
enemy factions. Three (well, ...

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Beyond series by Kit Rocha
Note : The book series reviewed contains themes only
appropriate for those over the age of 18. Those of
you who follow me on Goodreads may have noticed that I burned through the 13
books (well 3 of those are short stories and 3 novellas, but still) of this
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MacRieve (Immortals after Dark #14) by Kresley Cole
Note : The book reviewed contains themes only
appropriate for those over the age of 18. Uilleam MacRieve
appeared on the fringes of previous stories quite a lot and I felt like it was
high time to pick up his story. I had a
rather long break from reading th...
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