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Lies We Tell Ourselves: A Book Review


Title: Lies We Tell Ourselves

Author: Robin Talley

Published: September 30th, 2014 by Harlequin Teen

Pages: 384

Genre: Young Adult / Historical Fiction

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The Alchemist's Daughter by Katherine McMahon.

Book: The Alchemist’s Daughter.

Author: Katherine McMahon.

Rating: 5/10

Apologies first and foremost to all my avid readers, I have been quite absent the last few weeks due to the busy and hectic run up to this holiday season. 1,840 more words

Historical Fiction

The Just City by Jo Walton

One day, in a moment of philosophical puckishness, the time-travelling goddess Pallas Athene decides to put Plato to the test and create the Just City. She locates the City on a Mediterranean island and populates it with over ten thousand children and a few hundred adult from all eras of history . 1,094 more words


Insert Costume Post Here...

So I was going to a post on the reuse of historical costumes, I notice stuff like that when I watch history programs, especially when it includes reusing a dress as pretty as this; 30 more words


The Table of Less Valued Knights - Marie Phillips

Hello! This is going to be short because I’m in the middle of watching the Sound of Music sing-a-long. But it’s been a while so I figured I owed you one. 465 more words

All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

This book makes it to my top 25 list, perhaps higher, and I didn’t even want to read it. 479 more words


Sunday Scoop

The Lost Empress

By Steve Robinson

I hope everyone is ready for the Holidays out there. Time is running out!! I hope you find some time to relax and enjoy yourself with friends and family. 322 more words

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