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Saving Houdini

Michael Redhill’s novel Saving Houdini is a fun, old-fashioned time travel tale. There’s a nostalgic tone throughout the book. Instead of missing the technology and luxuries of his time Dash soaks in the wonders of the past. 151 more words

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February Challenge Recap!

Ok, so as some of you know, I signed up for an insane amount of challenges this year. Now we’re officially into the 2nd month, and while I’m not making crazy progress on any of them – I did make some dents in a… 206 more words

Recaps

Everybody likes a little challenge ... !

Flights of Fantasy hosted by Alexa Loves Books & Rachel

OK, so full disclosure here … I added this challenge to this post about a day after initially posting all my sign-ups. 913 more words

Reading Challenges

Review: Code Name Verity | E. Wein

Read: Feb 13th-20th, 2014

What it’s about:

Oct. 11th, 1943-A British spy plane crashes in Nazi-occupied France. Its pilot and passenger are best friends. One of the girls has a chance at survival. 810 more words

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Quarterly Reading Update #1

Reading Resolutions

1. Read all the books I own until there is 80 or none

I have about 89 books left to read without taking the books I expect to have left over. 1,336 more words

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A Feast Of Poisons by C L Grace aka Paul Doherty

Louis XI of France, the “Spider”, has a hold over the English court. An English agent, carrying the Book of Ciphers has vanished without trace in Paris. 485 more words

Historical Mysteries

Review: Memory of Lost Senses | J. Kinghorn

What it’s about:

Cecily Chadwick is idling away the long, hot summer of 1911 when a mysterious countess moves into the large, deserted country house on the edge of her sleepy English village. 966 more words

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