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BOOK REVIEW: Hearts of Briarwall by Kirsta Jensen

Rating Title: Hearts of BriarwallAuthor: Krista JensenPublication: August 2, 2022Publisher: Shadow MountainGenre: Historical FictionPages: 288 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Lydia Wooding is fascinated by the latest inventions the new century brings, including motorcars. She longs for the independence they represent and believes that women should have …

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BOOK REVIEW: A Lady’s Guide to Mischief and Mayhem by Manda Collins

Title: A Lady’s Guide to Mischief and MayhemAuthor: Manda CollinsPublication: November 10, 2020Publisher: ForeverGenre: Historical FictionPages: 352 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author’s Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) England, 1865 : As one of England’s most notorious newspaper columnists, Lady Katherine Bascomb believes knowledge is power. And she’s determined to inform and …

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BOOK REVIEW: Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer

Rating Title: Into Thin AirAuthor: Jon KrakauerPublication: November 12, 1998Publisher: AnchorGenre: Non-Fiction, TravelPages: 368 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) When Jon Krakauer reached the summit of Mt. Everest in the early afternoon of May 10, 1996, he hadn’t slept in fifty-seven hours and was reeling …

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BOOK REVIEW: Games in a Ballroom by Jentry Flint

Rating Title: Games in a BallroomAuthor: Jentry FlintPublication: May 3, 2022Publisher: Shadow Mountain Publishing. Genre: RomancePages: 272 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author’s Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) London, 1815 Olivia Wilde has resigned herself to never finding a love match. Her father has insisted she marry a man with a …

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BOOK REVIEW: Unbridled Cowboy by Maisey Yates

Rating Title: Unbridled CowboyAuthor: Maisey YatesPublication: May 24, 2022Publisher: HQNGenre: RomancePages: 416 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Cowboy Sawyer Garrett has no intention of settling down. But when he becomes a single dad to tiny baby June, stepping up to the responsibility is nonnegotiable. And …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Silent Unseen by Amanda McCrina

Rating Title: The Silent UnseenAuthor: Amanda McCrinaPublication: April 5, 2022Publisher: Farrar, Straus and GirouxGenre: YA Fiction, Historical FictionPages: 320 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Poland, July 1944. Sixteen-year-old Maria is making her way home after years of forced labor in Nazi Germany, only to find her village destroyed and her …

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BOOK REVIEW: Shakespeare Saved My Life by Laura Bates

Rating Title: Shakespeare Saved My LifeAuthor: Laura BatesPublication: April 2, 2013Publisher: SourcebooksGenre: Non-Fiction, BiographyPages: 291 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Just as Larry Newton, one of the most notorious inmates at Indiana Federal Prison, was trying to break out of jail, Dr. Laura Bates was trying to break in. She had created …

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BOOK REVIEW: Killing Time by Brenna Ehrlich

Rating Title: Killing TimeAuthor: Brenna EhrlichPublication: March 8, 2022Publisher: Inkyard PressGenre: Teens, YA Fiction, MysteryPages: 309 Amazon Goodreads Author’s Twitter SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Summer in Ferry, Connecticut, has always meant long, lazy days at the beach and wild nights partying in the abandoned mansions on the edge of town. Until now, that is.Natalie Temple, who’s …

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