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Review: Spellmaker (Spellbreaker #2)

Published March 9th 2021, 301 pages Author: Charlie N. Holmberg Dead wizards, stolen enchantments, and broken promises force a young spellbreaker out of the shadows in the next thrilling installment of the Spellbreaker series by the Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Paper Magician. England, 1895. An unsolved series of magician murders and opus… Continue reading Review: Spellmaker (Spellbreaker #2)

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Review: Spellbreaker (Spellbreaker #1)

Published November 1st 2020, 300 pages Author: Charlie N. Holmberg A world of enchanted injustice needs a disenchanting woman in the newest fantasy series by the Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Paper Magician. The orphaned Elsie Camden learned as a girl that there were two kinds of wizards in the world: those who pay for the… Continue reading Review: Spellbreaker (Spellbreaker #1)

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Review: Against My Better Judgement (Mauzzy and Me Mystery #1) (RC)

Published September 16th 2020 Author: B.T. Polcari When freshman year at the University of Alabama draws to a close, Sara Donovan finds herself grappling with the same old question—listen to her head or follow her heart. What she ends up doing is purchasing an Egyptian souvenir funerary mask, and after a mysterious phone call, she's… Continue reading Review: Against My Better Judgement (Mauzzy and Me Mystery #1) (RC)

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Review: The Secret of Dartwood Manor (The Witchling Trilogy #1) (ARC)

Published January 18, 2021, 388 pages Author: N.A. Triptow Witches. Ghosts. An ancient secret. Enter a world of myth and magic through this contemporary fantasy reimagining of Jane Austen’s beloved classic, Sense and Sensibility. The small New England town of Tarryville, Maine is steeped in history, having been settled by the Dartwood and Farris families… Continue reading Review: The Secret of Dartwood Manor (The Witchling Trilogy #1) (ARC)

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Review: Skirting Danger (Chasing the CIA #1) (RC)

Published October 5th 2020 Author: Kay Keppler Suspended for a hunch gone wrong, CIA language analyst Phoebe Renfrew is desperate to get her job back. But when she uncovers a terrorist plot at a Las Vegas start-up car company owned by famed ex-quarterback Chase Bonaventure, no one listens to her. The CIA doesn’t care, the… Continue reading Review: Skirting Danger (Chasing the CIA #1) (RC)

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Review: What Could Be Saved? (ARC)

Expected publication: January 12th 2021, 448 pages Author: Liese O'Halloran Schwarz Washington, DC, 2019: Laura Preston is a reclusive artist at odds with her older sister Bea as their elegant, formidable mother slowly slides into dementia. When a stranger contacts Laura claiming to be her brother who disappeared forty years earlier when the family lived… Continue reading Review: What Could Be Saved? (ARC)

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Review: The Lady Jewel Diviner (Lady Diviner#1) (ARC)

Expected publication: January 11th 2021 Author: Rosalie Oaks Diamonds, Death, and Devonshire tea… Miss Elinor Avely's proper upbringing cannot prepare her for the tiny, spinster vampire who crashes into her sitting room and demands to be fed with a sheep. Elinor already has enough troubles without having to catch ruminants. First, her secret gift for… Continue reading Review: The Lady Jewel Diviner (Lady Diviner#1) (ARC)

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Review: Troubles in Paradise (Paradise Series #3)

Published October 1st 2020, Kindle Author: Elin Hilderbrand Travel to the bright Caribbean one last time in this satisfying and dishy conclusion to the nationally bestselling Winter in Paradise trilogy. Escape to the bright Caribbean sunshine one last time in this satisfying and page-turning conclusion to the bestselling Paradise trilogy. After uprooting her life, Irene… Continue reading Review: Troubles in Paradise (Paradise Series #3)

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Review: Blood & Ash (The Jezebel Files #1)

Published January 23rd 2020, Audiobook Version Author: Deborah Wilde Overview from Amazon: Cold-blooded kidnappers. Long-lost magic. When things get serious, she goes full Sherlock. Ashira Cohen takes pride in being the only female private investigator in Vancouver. With her skills, her missing persons case should be a piece of cake. She wasn’t counting on getting… Continue reading Review: Blood & Ash (The Jezebel Files #1)

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Review: What Happens In Paradise (Paradise #2)

Published October 8th 2019, Kindle Edition Author: Elin Hilderbrand Overview from Goodreads: Spend your winter on sunlit shores in the New York Times bestselling follow-up to Winter in Paradise, as secret lives and new loves emerge under the bright Caribbean sky. A year ago, Irene Steele had the shock of her life: her loving husband, father to their… Continue reading Review: What Happens In Paradise (Paradise #2)

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Review: Winter in Paradise (Paradise #1)

Published October 9th 2018, 320 pages Author: Elin Hilderbrand Overview from Goodreads: A husband's secret life, a wife's new beginning: escape to the Caribbean with #1 New York Times bestselling author Elin Hilderbrand. Irene Steele shares her idyllic life in a beautiful Iowa City Victorian house with a husband who loves her to sky-writing, sentimental extremes. But… Continue reading Review: Winter in Paradise (Paradise #1)

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Review: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires

Released April 7, 2020; 408 pages Author: Grady Hendrix Overview from Barnes and Noble Website: Patricia Campbell’s life has never felt smaller. Her husband is a workaholic, her teenage kids have their own lives, her senile mother-in-law needs constant care, and she’s always a step behind on her endless to-do list. The only thing keeping… Continue reading Review: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires