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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: 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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Grant by Ron Chernow

  Rating: ☆☆☆☆☆ Audience: YA+, very little language, descriptions of war, racial violence Length: 1,074 pages Author: Ron Chernow Publisher: Penguin Press Release Date: October 17th, 2017 Image & Other Reviews on: Goodreads   MORE THAN A "DRUNKARD". Guys, look how long this book was. Holy moly. I know I said this when I read Hamilton, but I am not reading anything… Continue reading Grant by Ron Chernow

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Review: Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

  Rating: ☆☆☆☆ Audience: Adult, no language, child violence/abuse/neglect, no love scenes Length: 342 pages Author: Lisa Wingate Publisher: Ballantine Books Release Date: June 6th, 2017 Image & Other Reviews on: Goodreads TAKES A LOT OUT OF YOU. Oh this book. Oh my heart. WHY ARE PEOPLE THE WAY THAT THEY ARE? It's one thing to completely fictionalize something, but it's another to… Continue reading Review: Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

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Review: Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow

  Rating: ☆☆☆☆☆ Audience: Teen+, a tiny bit of language, descriptions of violence, talks of romance Length: 818 pages Author: Ron Chernow Publisher: Penguin Books Release Date: this version: March 29th, 2005 Image & Other Reviews on: Goodreads   I REALLY READ ALL OF IT. This hands-down has been the longest book I've read in a while. I probably won't read another one… Continue reading Review: Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow