Reviews In A Pinch

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Monthly Archives: June, 2014

Guest Review: The City by Dean Koontz

*Guest Review by Kelsey Plot Summary: The city changed my life and showed me that the world is deeply mysterious. I need to tell you about her and some terrible things and wonderful things and amazing things that happened . . . and how I am still haunted by them. Including one night when I …

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Curse Us All

by Armada Volya Overview (from B&N.com):  The doctor, knowing that he would fail, ran through the small streets, hoping against all hope that he might be able to at least save the two siblings. This time he was going to do the right thing, even if he failed, even if he was killed for it. …

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Guest Review: The Major’s Daughter by J.P. Francis

*Guest Review by Kelsey Plot Summary: Like Snow Falling on Cedars, a stirring tale of wartime love April, 1944.  The quiet rural village of Stark, New Hampshire is irrevocably changed by the arrival of 150 German prisoners of war.  And one family, unexpectedly divided, must choose between love and country. Camp Stark is under the command of …

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Top Ten Tuesday: Top 10 Books on My Summer TBR (To Be Read) List

It’s that time again!  The Top Ten Tuesday is once again hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. So this week’s topic is a pretty good one, in my humble opinion.  I love the lists for books to be read.  It helps me set more of a concrete goal to accomplish.  And a summer to …

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Guest Review: The Eyes of the Dragon by Stephen King

Guest Review by Ali from No Money 4 Books Today is the first installment of our Round Robin Guest Posts! Krystal from Books Are My Thing, Ali from No Money 4 Books, and I are each going to review a book for a guest post on each other’s blogs. We are going to do this twice so we each …

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My Date From Hell

by Tellulah Darling Overview (from B&N.com):  Sophie Bloom’s junior year has been a bit of a train wreck. After the world’s greatest kiss re-awakened Sophie’s true identity as Persephone (Goddess of Spring and Savior of Humanity), she fought her dragon-lady guidance counselor to the death, navigated mean girl Bethany’s bitchy troublemaking, and dealt with the …

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Best Man with Benefits

by Samanthe Beck Overview (from B&N.com):  A sexy category romance from Entangled’s Brazen imprint… How far can one favor go… Logan McCade arrives at his best friend’s wedding overworked and in desperate need of a vacation, only to discover his best man duties have been…expanded. He must coax Sophie, Colton’s little sister, out of her …

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Top Ten Tuesday: Top 10 Books I’ve Read So Far This Year

This Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. So this week’s post is supposed to be the Top Books I’ve Read So Far this Year.  That’s a tough one.  I don’t really know if I can narrow it down to just the 10 best.  Or who knows, once I start I …

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An Emerging Threat

by Mark E. Lein Overview (from B&N.com):  An evil stirs, casting a shadow across the Islands. Two men begin quests to find the source of the darkness. One is a young scholar, given no choice but to follow the path ahead. Tragedy shapes him, nearly driving him to despair; an inner struggle pervades his journey. …

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Guest Review: The Romanov Sisters by Helen Rappaport

*Guest Review by Kelsey Plot Summary: They were the Princess Dianas of their day—perhaps the most photographed and talked about young royals of the early twentieth century. The four captivating Russian Grand Duchesses—Olga, Tatiana, Maria and Anastasia Romanov—were much admired for their happy dispositions, their looks, the clothes they wore and their privileged lifestyle. Over …

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