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BOOK REVIEW: The Book of Lost Names by Kristin Harmel

Title: The Book of Lost NamesAuthor: Kristin HarmelPublication: May 25, 2021Publisher: Gallery BooksGenre: Historical FictionPages: 416 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) The accompanying article discusses the looting of libraries by the Nazis across Europe during World War II—an experience Eva remembers well—and the search to …

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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: See You Yesterday by Rachel Lynn Solomon

Rating Title: See You YesterdayAuthor: Rachel Lynn SolomonPublication: May 17, 2022Publisher: Simon & Schuster for Young ReadersGenre: YA Fiction, Teen, Sci-FiPages: 429 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Barrett Bloom is hoping college will be a fresh start after a messy high school experience. But when …

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BOOK REVIEW: Station Eleven by Emily St. John

Rating Title: Station ElevenAuthor: Emily St. JohnPublication: September 9, 2014Publisher: VintageGenre: Action, Adventure, Sci FiPages: 353 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author’s Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Set in the days of civilization’s collapse, Station Eleven tells the story of a Hollywood star, his would-be savior, and a nomadic group of actors roaming …

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BOOK REVIEW: A Dress of Violet Taffeta by Tessa Arlen

Rating Title: A Dress of Violet TaffetaAuthor: Tessa ArlenPublication: July 5, 2022Publisher: BerkleyGenre: Historical Fiction, Biographical FictionPages: 348 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) A sumptuous novel based on the fascinating true story of Belle Epoque icon Lucy, Lady Duff Gordon, a woman determined to shatter …

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BOOK REVIEW: Rule Breaker by Sonia Stanizzo

Rating Title: Rule BreakerAuthor: Sonia StanizzoPublication: July 26, 2022Publisher: JRL PublishingGenre: RomancePages: 287 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author’s Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) She’s setting all the rules. He’s refusing to follow them…  Rule 1: No DrinkingRule 2: No WomenRule 3: No PartiesRule 4: No Scandals Aiden Doyle plans to break …

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BOOK REVIEW: Her Darkest Secret by Jessica R. Patch

Rating Title: Her Darkest SecretAuthor: Jessica R. PatchPublication: June 28, 2022Publisher: Love Inspired TradeGenre: Mystery Suspense, Christian SuspensePages: 349 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) The sight of a goose feather at a murder scene modeled after a children’s poem is enough to make FBI special …

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BOOK REVIEW: A Year to the Day by Robin Benway

Rating Title: A Year to the DayAuthor: Robin BenwayPublication: June 21, 2022Publisher: Harper Teen Genre: Teen, YA FictionPages: 342 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) It’s been a year—a year of missing Nina. A year of milestones—holidays, birthdays, everything without her. Leo feels like she should remember …

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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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