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The Call from the Wenlands

The Call from the Wenlands A Kaira Renn Novel #4 R.A. Lindo Pub Sep 10, 2020 277 pages YA Fantasy Author via BookFunnel 5-Stars The cover is another stunner. I took a real close up look at it and the artwork is marvelous. Kudos to the artist. I also took a moment to look back… Continue reading The Call from the Wenlands

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Passing Fancies

Passing Fancies A Julia Kydd Novel Marlowe Benn Lake Union Pub, Jun 2020 327 pages Historical Cozy Provided by Author via NetGalley ⭐⭐⭐🌙 3.5 Stars The cover coordinates with the previous one, which was black and gold and looked similar. I love the stylized flapper, so elegant for this series. The story is historical, as… Continue reading Passing Fancies

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To Catch an Earl

To Catch an Earl The Bow Street Bachelors #2 Kate Bateman St. Martin’s Press, Jun 2020 330 pages Historical Romance Provided by Rep via NetGalley ⭐⭐⭐⭐ 4 Stars The cover is striking with the royal crimson of the woman’s gown and the purple of the bedding. The two dark-haired figures are rather striking as well.… Continue reading To Catch an Earl

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Birth of a Baby Daddy

Birth of a Baby Daddy / Book Three of The Baileys / Piper Rayne ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ This is one of the best series around and if you aren’t reading it you are really missing out on the fun! This third book in the series starts out with a young, single woman from Seattle arriving in Lake… Continue reading Birth of a Baby Daddy

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Ropes

Ropes Burning Saints MC series #5 Jack Davenport ABS-olutely loved this book and this character. He is hot! I loved his idea for the MC to make some legitimate money now that they're getting out of the protection business. His background added an unusual depth to his character as well. I need to go back… Continue reading Ropes

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Guantanamo Voices

Guantanamo Voices Sarah Mirk, ed Omar el Akkad, intro Abrams Comic Arts, Sep 8, 2020 208 pages Comic/Graphic novels/nonfiction Edelweiss ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is colorful and spectacularly eye-catching. I love the catchline they used “TRUE ACCOUNTS from the world’s most INFAMOUS PRISON”. Yup, it certainly makes you want to pick this up and read it!… Continue reading Guantanamo Voices

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The Way a Line Hallucinates

The Way a Line Hallucinates Danielle Vogel Red Hen Press, Jun 2020 80 pages Poetry, contemporary Edelweiss ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 5-Stars The cover is interesting and addresses a part of what is in this brief collection of poems. I feel it doesn’t show enough of the organic side of the poems, however, it is rather powerful. As… Continue reading The Way a Line Hallucinates

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When You Wish Upon a Rogue

When You Wish Upon a Rogue Debutante Diaries #3 Anna Bennett St. Martin’s, May 2020 336 Pages Historical Romance Provided by Publisher’s Rep ⭐⭐⭐⭐🌙 4.5 Stars The cover blends well with the others in the series and is rather pretty. I do like the sort of foggy background so that things are only suggested. I… Continue reading When You Wish Upon a Rogue

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Rags of Time

Rags of Time A Thomas Tallant Mystery #1 Michael Ward Burnaby Press, July 2019 364 pages Historical mystery Provided by Author ⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is interesting and eye-catching all at the same time. The yellow and blue are heraldic colors that catch the eye easily. The use of the puzzle-shaping is related to the mystery… Continue reading Rags of Time

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Gone With the Rogue

Gone With the Rogue First Comes Love #2 Amelia Grey St. Martin’s Press, Apr 2020 290 pages Historical Romance Pub’s rep ⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is great! It’s usually the woman who’s half undressed, but on this one, it’s the guy! I love the happy, relaxed looks on the couple’s faces. And I like the use… Continue reading Gone With the Rogue