Category: Book Review

All Bark and No Bite | Mistwood by Leah Cypess
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March 1, 2018

All Bark and No Bite | Mistwood by Leah Cypess

If you were to create Mistwood from a recipe, you’d see one part magical forest, a dash of shifter skills, one smattering of princely awe, and sprinkles of intrigue amid a kingdom on the verge of turmoil. All elements I often enjoy in a book. But when this one was baked through, the inside remained uncooked and raw. Truly, it’s a […]

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Review – The First Kiss of Spring by Emily March
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February 20, 2018

Review – The First Kiss of Spring by Emily March

I have a lot of mixed feelings about The First Kiss of Spring. This was probably one of the first romances I’ve read where some of the harsher truths of reality were brought to the forefront. Definite trigger warnings for addiction and drug abuse, as well as child abuse in lesser detail. Let’s start with Caitlin. She acts like a child […]

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Review – My Once and Future Duke by Caroline Linden
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February 12, 2018

Review – My Once and Future Duke by Caroline Linden

This was an. . . interesting book. I can’t quite place why I’m not rating it higher, if I’m being honest, because I ultimately enjoyed it and had it started and finished within a few hours (so clearly something was working). To start, this book stood out for a couple reasons. The leading lady, Sophie, is not part of the London ton. Not like you […]

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Review – Daughter of the Siren Queen by Tricia Levenseller
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February 10, 2018

Review – Daughter of the Siren Queen by Tricia Levenseller

Last year I went on a swashbuckling adventure with the young pirate captain, Alosa, and she’s back for another voyage across the seas that left no room for dull moments. Daughter of the Siren Queen picks up where the last book left off with Alosa seeking one final piece of the map to one of the largest (if not the largest) treasure […]

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