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"Lilac Girls" by Martha Hall Kelly

Lilac Girls” is a story of the mind numbing horrors of war.  Horrors so gruesome that they are unimaginable unless you’ve experienced them first hand. 829 more words

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The Serpent King

The Serpent King

Author: Jeff Zentner

Genre: YA

Grade: B+

Dill, Lydia and Travis are all small town kids and high school outcasts (for a variety of reasons) who are either dreaming of bigger lives or feeling that they’re stuck in the lives their parents and families made for them. 342 more words


Book Review: Know Your Enemy by Tasman Anderson

I received a free copy from Readers’ Favorite in exchange for an honest review.

Published By: Odyssey Books
Date Published: 25 August 2015
Pages: 208… 359 more words

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Debuts in the News

I came across some articles and a podcast about debuts this week that I would like to share. The first one, from Bustle, talks about three debut novelists who have made it to the shortlist of the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction, which celebrates women writers around the world. 168 more words

"Still Mine" by Amy Stuart

Clare O’Dey is a runaway wife.  She has taken very little with her, but she has tons of ‘baggage’. Clare is running from her abusive husband – and running from herself…  On the road in an old, unreliable and unregistered car – she heads west.   527 more words

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TITLE: Rebel of the Sands (Rebel of the Sands # 1)

AUTHOR:  Alwyn Hamilton

GENRES: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance

PUBLISHER:  Viking Books for Young Readers… 871 more words

"The Widow" by Fiona Barton

Told from different points of view, “The Widow” is a debut thriller that will stand the test of time and hold it’s own with the best of them.   623 more words

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