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Review: The Book of Life (All Souls Trilogy #3) by Deborah Harkness

  Rating: ☆☆☆.5 Audience: Adult, a tiny bit of language, a few love scenes, kiss/make-outs, some violence/torture Length: 584 pages Author: Deborah Harkness Publisher: Viking Adult Release Date: July 15th, 2014 Image & Other Reviews on: Goodreads   BOOK SUMMARY: Bringing the magic and suspense of the All Souls Trilogy to a deeply satisfying conclusion, this highly anticipated finale went straight to… Continue reading Review: The Book of Life (All Souls Trilogy #3) by Deborah Harkness

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Review: Shadow of Night (All Souls Trilogy #2) by Deborah Harkness

  Rating: ☆☆☆ Audience: Adult, a tiny bit of language, a handful of love scenes, lots of kisses & make-outs, some violence Length: 584 pages Author: Deborah Harkness Publisher: Viking Adult Release Date: July 10th, 2012 Image & Other Reviews on: Goodreads   BOOK SUMMARY: Picking up from A Discovery of Witches’ cliffhanger ending, Shadow of Night takes Diana and Matthew on a trip through time… Continue reading Review: Shadow of Night (All Souls Trilogy #2) by Deborah Harkness

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Review: A Discovery of Witches (All Souls Trilogy #1) by Deborah Harkness

Rating: ☆☆☆☆ [truthfully some unknown number between 3 & 4] Audience: Adult, a tiny bit of language, a few love scenes, lots of kisses & make-outs, some violence Length: 579 pages Author: Deborah Harkness Publisher: Viking Penguin Release Date: February 2011 Image & Other Reviews on: Goodreads BOOK SUMMARY: Deep in the stacks of Oxford's Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls… Continue reading Review: A Discovery of Witches (All Souls Trilogy #1) by Deborah Harkness

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Review: Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande

  Rating: ☆☆☆☆ Audience: Adult, one curse word, no love scenes, or violence Length: 282 pages Author: Atul Gawande Publisher: Metropolitan Books Release Date: October 7th, 2014 Image & Other Reviews on: Goodreads   BOOK SUMMARY: In Being Mortal, bestselling author Atul Gawande tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of… Continue reading Review: Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande

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Review: All the Truth That’s in Me by Julie Berry

  Rating: ☆☆☆☆ Audience: YA/Adult, no language, discussion of tough topics (rape/whore/abuse), some kisses, no love scenes, some violence Length: 274 pages Author: Julie Berry Publisher: Viking Books Release Date: September 26th, 2013 Image & Other Reviews on: Goodreads   BOOK SUMMARY: Four years ago, Judith and her best friend disappeared from their small town of Roswell Station. Two years ago, only Judith… Continue reading Review: All the Truth That’s in Me by Julie Berry

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Review: Arabella by Georgette Heyer

  Rating: ☆☆☆.75 Audience: YA/Adult, a kiss or two, no violence, no language Length: 320 pages Author: Georgette Heyer Publisher: this version: Arrow Books Ltd. Release Date: this version: October 7th, 2004 (originally published in 1949) Image & Other Reviews on: Goodreads   BOOK SUMMARY: To Arabella Tallant, the eldest daughter of a penniless country clergyman, the invitation to stay with her London godmother was… Continue reading Review: Arabella by Georgette Heyer

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Review: Smoke in the Sun (Flame in the Mist #2) by Renee Ahdieh

  Rating: ☆☆☆☆☆ Audience: YA, very little language, torture violence, some kiss scenes [one a touch love-ish] Length: 408 pages Author: Renee Ahdieh Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons Release Date: June 5th, 2018 Image & Other Reviews on: Goodreads BOOK SUMMARY: For weeks, seventeen-year-old Mariko pretended to be a boy to infiltrate the notorious Black Clan and bring her would-be murderer to justice.… Continue reading Review: Smoke in the Sun (Flame in the Mist #2) by Renee Ahdieh