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Book Review: Dorothy Must Die

Title: Dorothy Must Die

Author: Danielle Paige

Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Retelling

Publisher: Harper Teen

Publication Date: April 1, 2014

Hardback: 452 pages

Stand alone or series: First book in a series… 1,188 more words


Book Review | The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin

Gabrielle Zevin
Hardcover, 260 pages
Publication date:
April 1st 2014
Viking Canada
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“People tell boring lies about politics, God, and love.

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Updates: Recent Science Fiction Acquisitions No. CII (Disch 2xs + Anderson + Pollack)

My fiancé picked these up for me as she perambulated through Dallas, TX—the birthplace of Half Price Books.  And, easily the best one in the country. 618 more words

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The Lock Artist by Steve Hamilton-A Review

What the hell, you’re probably saying…why is she reviewing a book that was published in 2011. To that I say, I review them when I read them and I just wasn’t that keen to read this one. 744 more words

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My month in books... APRIL

In hopes of developing my blogging presence, I am going to (try) and start a new regular feature. At the end of every month I am going to do a quick run down of the books I’ve been reading and give a brief review. 1,585 more words


And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie’s And Then There Were None follows the arrival of ten strangers at the mysterious Soldier Island. There they discover that the host of the lavish estate is nowhere to be found, but a message has been left for each of them. 304 more words


#PubSmartCon Pieces: Buying Reviews

During PubSmart, there was lots of talk about discoverability — how readers discover our books and how we can help them discover our books. While there was pretty much a consensus that word-of-mouth is still king when it comes to discoverability, there are a variety of ways to get our books into readers’ hands. 188 more words

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