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Goodbye Darcy, Hello Thornton

Dear Mr. Darcy,

When I first met you at the tender age of 17, I never imagined that I could ever meet a finer specimen of a fictional man.

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All Fall Down ... reviewed by Silvana

We’ve all heard of cults and when they go to extremes and organize a mass suicides – think Waco or Jonestown. All Fall Down, by Megan Hart, is about the few that escape and how their lives are re-ordered in a world so very different from their previous existence. 310 more words

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The Invention Of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd- Review

A justifiably distressing book which is nonetheless richly beautiful with a powerful sense of place.

‘An affront to destiny’ is the perfect description of the way in which the two main characters fly in the face of the futures mapped out for them by the society they are born into.  860 more words


The Enchanted by Rene Denfeld

The Enchanted by Rene Denfeld, published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in March 2014

The Enchanted will forever be one of the most beautiful and horrifying books that I have ever read, in equal measure. 562 more words

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Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer


Jeff VanderMeer has been around for a while, but I hadn’t read one of his books until I read someone give a favorable review of… 551 more words


Cover Reveal: Arcana by Jessica Leake

Writing friend and amazing critique partner Jessica Leake has a book coming soon!

I’m so excited for her. Her book is truly awesome, guys!

And here is her gorgeous cover!!! 362 more words


My Cousin Rachel by Daphne du Maurier [thoughts]

Goodreads | first published 1951 

Goodreads description: Orphaned at an early age, Philip Ashley is raised by his benevolent older cousin, Ambrose. Resolutely single, Ambrose delights in Philip as his heir, a man who will love his grand home as much as he does himself.

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