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Review: Andromeda’ Fall (The Prequel Legion Series #1) by William C. Dietz

Genre: Science Fiction Format: Mass Market Paperback Publisher: Ace (December 4, 2012) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: The roots of the Legion of the Damned lie deep within the mythology of the future. But now, national bestselling author William … Continue reading

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Review: The Informationist (Vanessa Michael Munroe #1) by Taylor Stevens

Genre: Mystery/Thriller Format: Trade Paperback Publisher: Broadway Books (October 18, 2011) How I got this book: PaperBack Swap Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: Vanessa “Michael” Munroe deals in information—expensive information—working for corporations, heads of state, private clients, and anyone else who can pay for her … Continue reading

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Review: The Rook (The Checquy Files #1) by Daniel O’Malley

Genre: Fantasy Format: Trade Paperback Publisher: Little, Brown and Company (January 11, 2012) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: “The body you are wearing used to be mine.” So begins the letter Myfanwy Thomas is holding when she awakes in … Continue reading

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Review: Chimes at Midnight (October Daye #7) by Seanan McGuire

Genre: Urban Fantasy Format: Mass Market Paperback Publisher: DAW (September 3, 2013) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: Things are starting to look up for October “Toby” Daye. She’s training her squire, doing her job, and has finally allowed herself … Continue reading

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Audiobook Spotlight: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series by Douglas Adams

I recently finished listening to Douglas Adams’ wonderful Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series.  I read the first book in print several years ago (and loved it), but I never got around to reading the rest of the series.  So when I … Continue reading

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Review: The Burning Sky (The Elementals Trilogy #1) by Sherry Thomas

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Format: Hardback Publisher: Balzer + Bray (September 17, 2013) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: It all began with a ruined elixir and an accidental bolt of lightning… Iolanthe Seabourne is the greatest elemental mage of her … Continue reading

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Review: False Covenant (Widdershins Adventures #2) by Ari Marmell

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Format: Hardback Publisher: Pyr (June 5, 2012) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: The Church is finally lifting its interdictions and the city has begun to recover, but much of the populace – angry at the … Continue reading

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Review: The Assassin’s Curse (The Assassin’s Curse #1) by Cassandra Rose Clarke

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Format: Paperback Publisher: Strange Chemistry (October 2, 2012) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: Ananna of the Tanarau abandons ship when her parents try to marry her off to another pirate clan. But that only prompts … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #8: Audiobook Edition

Time for a mini review roundup of all the audiobooks I’ve listened to recently.  Click on the links to see my brief Goodreads review.        The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness at the Fair That … Continue reading

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Author Spotlight: Jon Ronson

I just finished listening to my fourth audiobook by Jon Ronson, who is now cemented as one of my favorite nonfiction writers ever.  All of his books are clever, funny, and intensely interesting.  Ronson is also a great audiobook narrator. … Continue reading

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