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#99 Beware the Baby-Sitter

I have to get this off my chest: This is the dumbest title ever. Ugh! The whole book revolves around babies. I’m decidedly not a fan of stories that are all about babies, so this spelled hell for me from the start. 3,978 more words

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The Book of Romance

*Originally published 2016/02/13

Something a little personal to celebrate Valentine’s Day

Say the words, romance novel, and you get an instant reaction.  It can be the roll of the eyes, stink face, looks of superiority or the look of stars and smiles.  745 more words

Book Review

The teenage relationship minefield

As soon as my daughter started secondary school we were braced for the inevitable onslaught of flouncy teenage hormones and the dramatic first love. It’s what every parent dreads, and as parents who grew up in the 80s, we could only hope it wouldn’t be quite as brutal as that… 758 more words

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2017 So Far

The middle of January of this new year went by in a daze, armed with promises dipped in glitters of rose and gold. That and a couple of books read. 796 more words


#97 The Verdict

Oh lawdy lawd, these kids! What will they get up to now? Let’s venture between the Pepto-Bismol pink covers of this book and find out! Warning: I’m not feeling very good tonight, so this is going to be the grouchiest entry ever – like my readers mind, heh. 4,805 more words

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#96 The Arrest

My dear readers, I am decidedly not digging this new story layout in the post-A Night to Remember books. I think they took a tip from a soap opera and decided to drag out the same story over multiple books with little bits and pieces in order to flesh out each ~215 page book more. 4,034 more words

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Magna Edition #3 A Night to Remember

Here we go, kids. This is it. The “original” SVH format is officially over, and now, here we are in June 1993, the time when the highly hyped… 6,709 more words

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