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Review: Black Widow by Jennifer Estep

Black Widow by Jennifer Estep
Series: Elemental Assassin (# 12)
Release Date: November 25, 2014
Publisher: Pocket Books
Pages: 384
Source: book provided by NetGalley for review

 

 

There’s nothing worse than a cruel, cunning enemy with time to kill—and my murder to plan.

With wicked Fire elemental Mab Monroe long gone, you’d think I could finally catch a break. But someone’s always trying to take me down, either as Gin Blanco or my assassin alter-ago.

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Review: Fractured Fantasies: Volume 6 by Torie James

Fractured Fantasies: Volume 6 by Torie James
Release Date: September 7, 2016
Publisher: Thirteen Below Press, LLC
Pages: 54
Source: Book provided by author for review
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Deep down in the realm of unspoken lust and selfish desire, lurks another dimension of demented darkness and insatiable cravings. A landscape painted with poisoned passion and shades of wanton, wild and wicked temptation. Surrender to the sublime, kneel to the promise of unbridled ecstasy. Stay the course or find yourself a permanent resident of sexual destruction.

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Throwback Thursday Review: The Bird’s Christmas Carol by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggins

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The Bird’s Christmas Carol by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggins
Re-release Date: May 12, 2012 (originally published in 1888)
Publisher: None (Public Domain)
Pages: 36
Source: Book available for free on Amazon
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The story is about Carol Bird, a Christmas-born child, who as a young girl is unusually loving and generous, having a positive effect on everyone with whom she comes into contact. She is the youngest member of her family and has devoted older brothers.

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Review: Wedding Date for Hire by Jennifer Shirk

Wedding Date for Hire by Jennifer Shirk
Series:  Anyone But You (# 2)
Release Date: October 12, 2015
Publisher: Entangled: Bliss
Pages: 164
Source: book provided by publisher for review

 

 

Maddie McCarthy is single, between jobs, and (oh, the shame) lives with her mother. To make matters worse, she’s the maid of honor for her sister’s wedding, and desperately needs a date. Then she sees her salvation-Match Made Easy, a service for women in Maddie’s exact position.

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Review: Kiss Me by Susan Mallery

Kiss Me by Susan Mallery
Series: Fool’s Gold (# 17)
Release Date:  July 1, 2015
Publisher: Harlequin
Pages: 377
Source: book provided by NetGalley for review

 

 

After Phoebe Kitzke’s kind heart gets her suspended from her job in LA, she swears off doing favors—until her best friend begs for help on the family ranch in Fool’s Gold. Unfortunately, sexy cowboy Zane Nicholson isn’t exactly thrilled by the city girl’s arrival.

Thanks to his brother’s latest scheme, Zane has been roped into taking tourists on a cattle drive.

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Review: Amish Friends Harvest Cookbook by Wanda E. Brunstetter

Amish Friends Harvest Cookbook by Wanda E. Brunstetter
Series: Amish Friends Cookbook Series
Release Date: August 1, 2016
Publisher: Shiloh Run Press
Pages: 224
Source: book provided by NetGalley for review
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Overloaded with garden produce, CSA shares, or farmers’ market finds? Now you’ll know what the Amish do with these seasonal fruits and vegetables and how they preserve some of them for future use. Bring the wisdom of Amish gardeners and cooks into your own home with dozens of recipes and tips from the heart of Amish country in Wanda E.

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Review: Fiance by Fate by Jennifer Shirk

Fiance by Fate by Jennifer Shirk
Series:  Anyone but You (# 1)
Release Date:  April 14, 2014
Publisher: Entangled:Bliss
Pages: 240
Source: book provided by publisher for review

 

 

Their fake relationship is a twist of fate.

Sabrina Cassidy believes in fate. So when her fiancé breaks off their engagement, she’s convinced they’ll get back together eventually. But fate was not on her side when it brought Jack Brenner into her life–and work. Frustrating, gorgeous, and cocky, Jack has an offer that Sabrina can’t refuse.

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Throwback Thursday Review: A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

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A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Re-release Date: May 17, 2012 (originally published December 19, 1843)
Publisher: Atria Books
Pages: 71
Source: Book provided free through Amazon
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Charles Dickens’ masterfully crafted Christmas fable tells the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, a man with wealth to match the coldness of his heart. On a mystical Christmas Eve, a visitation with spirits forces Scrooge to make a choice: change, or perish.

 






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Review: On a Black Horse by Monica Corwin

On a Black Horse by Monica Corwin
Series: Revelations (# 3)
Release Date: October 27, 2016
Publisher: self-published
Pages: 143
Source: Book provided by the author for review

 

 

When a Sun God makes a prophecy, it’s best to heed the warning.

Katherine stands on the edge of ruin. With Ragnarok in full swing and her friends off finding their own lives she can’t find a purpose in her existence. When Baldir, their missing Sun God, kidnaps Katherine and entreats her to care for his friend, a wounded hellhound, Katherine makes a selfish choice for the first time in her life.

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Review: The Holiday Gift by RaeAnne Thayne

The Holiday Gift by RaeAnne Thayne
Series: The Cowboys of Cold Creek (# 15)
Release Date: November 22, 2016
Publisher: Harlequin Special Edition
Pages: 224
Source: book provided by NetGalley for review
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With two kids and an active life, widow Faith Dustin only wants peace and quiet for Christmas. But her snowy Pine Gulch ranch is nothing but chaotic. All that keeps Faith going is her helpful neighbor, cowboy Chase Brannon. He’s always been “good ol’ Chase,” her faithful friend.