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Apr 12 2021 – 08:55 AM

Strange

I'd like to think that I give every book a fighting chance. But, this one really was a stretch...

The Maidens
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Mar 29 2021 – 07:43 AM

Not Quite Impressed

I'm probably the minority of opinion, but I didn't particularly care for this excerpt. The book...

The Very Nice Box
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Mar 08 2021 – 06:45 AM

It was Okay

I didn't particularly like the cover and it probably turned me off somewhat to the story. I...

What Beauty There Is
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Mar 01 2021 – 07:44 AM

So Depressing

I really liked the cover of the book and from the description, I was expecting a lot more...

Satan's Gold
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Feb 22 2021 – 07:36 AM

I got Bored

I wasn't too keen on the cover and after discovering that the excerpt was 70 pages long, it just...

Almost Damned
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Feb 22 2021 – 06:31 AM

Strange

Unusual book cover and stranger still was the four page cast of characters. I was a bit thrown...

Punch Me Up to the Gods
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Feb 17 2021 – 11:14 AM

Uh, no...

I was willing to try to read this and I knew that it's not for me once it became obvious that the...

We Are Inevitable
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Feb 16 2021 – 10:14 AM

Depressing

The excerpt just left me feeling depressed. Ira and Aaron Stein are the father and son team that...

Our Last Echoes
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Feb 09 2021 – 07:58 AM

Chilling

Wow! What an attention grabber. Not sure what to make of it, though. Like an Alaskan...

The Cleaner
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Feb 02 2021 – 10:23 AM

Wow!

I'm usually not too fond of espionage and military-like novels, but this one really captured my...

Finding Freedom
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Feb 02 2021 – 09:27 AM

It Was Okay

I occasionally will read biographies and memoirs, but they are primarily from actors, musicians,...

Anchored Hearts
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Jan 25 2021 – 08:35 AM

Adorable

I was skeptical about this contemporary romance novel inasmuch as the cover seemed a little...

The Nine
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Jan 20 2021 – 11:19 AM

Yet Another WWII Novel

While I do enjoy historical non-fiction, there's been a quite a number of novels with the WWII...

Legacy of War
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Jan 20 2021 – 08:34 AM

Another WWII Novel

Lately, I've been reading quite a number of WWII novels. From the "operation pied piper, to the...

Last Call
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Jan 19 2021 – 08:45 AM

Gripping!

The book cover didn't quite impress me, but you really shouldn't judge a book by its cover. This...

House of Hollow
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Jan 12 2021 – 12:07 PM

Needed More

Another disappointment for me. I loved the cover and the book's description. Yet, somehow the...

What Big Teeth
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Jan 06 2021 – 07:17 AM

Not My Cup of Tea

Perhaps my tastes have changed. I used to enjoy gothic horror novels, but this particular novel...

Love at First
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Jan 05 2021 – 02:12 PM

Odd Prologue

Well, I guess you need to read more chapters in order to get the gist of the prologue. I got...

Judas Horse
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Dec 18 2020 – 07:57 AM

Odd

The cover intrigued me and the prologue interested me. However, reading the chapters that...

We Hunt the Flame
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Dec 16 2020 – 07:54 AM

Not Impressed

First of all, the cover is gorgeous. The cover is what got my attention and I really wanted to...

Never Enough
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Dec 07 2020 – 12:30 PM

Motivational

While I can appreciate the premise of motivation, taking the hard path, and be the best you can...

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