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Into This River I Drown
4.24
liked it
I'm truly of two minds about this book.

On the one hand, it was beautiful. The premise, the story in and of itself, the characterizations and most of
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Nov 04, 2013
Oct 06, 2013
 
Hard Tail
3.77
really liked it
Tim Knight used to be an ordinary middle-class accountant for a Mill Hill, London firm. He had a wife, a BMW, a mortgage on his house, and his most da ...more
Apr 23, 2012
Apr 24, 2012
 
Diversion (Diversion, #1)
3.89
it was amazing
The blurb gives a good idea about what's going on so I won't delve too deeply into that in order to avoid spoilers. All I'm going to say is, I loved t ...more
Mar 18, 2012
Feb 25, 2012
 
Butterfly Hunter (Butterfly Hunter #1)
4.07
it was amazing
This story bypassed my conscious brain and went straight to my heart, just the same way a new puppy eases into your bed despite your best intentions, ...more
Aug 19, 2012
Aug 07, 2012
 
Line and Orbit (Root Code, #1)
3.87
it was amazing
In the dystopian future of the Terran Protectorate, perfection is the norm. Humanity has found a way to fashion anything as desired: skin and eye colo ...more
Feb 02, 2013
Feb 02, 2013
 
For Real
4.27
it was amazing
At times like these, I despair of the "niche" character of our genre. A book like this, so full of wisdom and insight,sweetness,hope,pain, growth and ...more
Jun 06, 2015
May 09, 2015
 
Catch a Ghost (Hell or High Water, #1)
4.00
it was amazing
This book is the first in a series centered around EE (Extreme Escapes, Ltd.), a mercenary agency that specializes in black-op-type missions, and let ...more
Aug 23, 2013
Aug 25, 2013
 
Fallen Angel (The Angel of 13th Street, #2)
3.98
really liked it
One thing in advance: this is not a light and easy read. Not unexpectedly so for those who are familiar with this book's prequel, The Angel of 13th St ...more
May 13, 2012
May 12, 2012
 
Billy's Bones
3.98
it was amazing
The small hints and clues strewn into the text that led closer and closer to the horrible solution like a nightmarish spiral made for a tale so absorb ...more
Aug 11, 2013
Aug 11, 2013
 
Power Play: Awakening (Power Play, #2)
4.11
liked it
**spoiler alert** Even though I had VERY mixed feelings about the first volume, I was determined to read this - mostly to set my mind at ease about Br ...more
Jun 09, 2012
Jun 03, 2012
 
Claimings, Tails, and Other Alien Artifacts (Claimings, #1)
3.97
it was amazing
This was just SUCH a beautiful, imaginative story!
I loved it how the aliens in here were truly alien, not only humans in disguise. This world where ac
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Apr 18, 2013
Apr 19, 2013
 
The Apothecary's Garden
4.03
it was amazing
**spoiler alert** This was another Julie Bozza book I gradually, slowly, but inescapably fell in love with while reading. The beginning was a bit bump ...more
May 05, 2013
Apr 01, 2013
 
Secret Light
3.91
it was amazing
Rafe came to the United States at the age of twelve as a refugee after the Nazis invaded his native Austria. He changed his too-German sounding name, ...more
Dec 26, 2011
Dec 06, 2011
 
A Companion to Wolves (Iskryne World, #1)
3.67
it was amazing
Imagine a world very alike to old Iceland, populated with trolls and wyvern snakes, giant fighting wolves and humans who resemble the vikings of old. ...more
Nov 2008
May 02, 2010
 
Brute
4.14
it was amazing
This book reminded me of how real artistry always looks playful and effortless even at its most intricate. This is how this book read, easy and effort ...more
Dec 05, 2012
Dec 02, 2012
 
When Love Is Not Enough (Unconditional Love, #1)
3.95
liked it
Okay now I'm done, and I honestly don't know what to think of this, let alone how to rate it. I'd like to be able to give 2.5 stars. This book was wor ...more
Sep 18, 2011
Sep 16, 2011
 
Irregulars
4.25
it was amazing
As Wave once put it, this is royalty writing here indeed. I've enjoyed each of these author's works separately, but together, they created a world so ...more
Mar 15, 2012
Mar 11, 2012
 
After the End
3.90
really liked it
After the End I thought this would be dark, sad, tear-jerking, but no. Despite its serious subject matter--coming to terms with the loss of a loved on ...more
Feb 22, 2013
Feb 22, 2013
 
Truth in the Dark
3.98
it was amazing
There are good books and great books and then there are books you can read again and again and never get tired of, books that grab you, suck you in an ...more
Jul 10, 2010
Jun 22, 2010
 
The Rebuilding Year (The Rebuilding Year, #1)
4.05
it was amazing
Redefining sexual identity was a big theme in this book. Both main characters found themselves suddenly falling in love with another man, while previo ...more
Jan 16, 2012
Jan 15, 2012
 
Black Hawk Tattoo
3.68
it was amazing
I was impressed with the characterizations in this book. Mainly with Jake and Gabe, since both are so lovingly drawn, well-wrought and realistic. Jake ...more
Jan 07, 2013
Jan 06, 2013
 
Spokes
3.78
it was amazing
This was really, really damn good.

First, there was the Cycling thing. Bicycle racing on TV used to put me to sleep. Yes I was aware cycling is a bone
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Nov 11, 2013
Nov 02, 2013
 
Make Do and Mend
4.21
it was amazing
The year is 1940/41, and we're in rural Wales, at least for the most part. Harry Lyons, naval officer, comes home on medical leave after the wreck of ...more
Sep 27, 2013
Sep 13, 2013
 
Maloney's Law (Maloney's Law #1)
3.88
it was amazing
I really liked this book. First and foremost, it's dark, the London setting adding to this aspect even if it starts in summer; however it culminates i ...more
Aug 2009
Dec 30, 2009
 
Into the Light (Clear Water Creek Chronicles, #1)
3.33
did not like it
I wished I had never read this book. How can a rape victim be blamed for what happened to him? How can the one who let the rape happen come out healed ...more
Mar 16, 2011
Mar 16, 2011
 
Queers
4.31
it was amazing
There are books I can't get into. This book, I couldn't get out of, painful as it was to read at times. Boy, what a ride! My cuticles can sympathize w ...more
Feb 05, 2014
Jan 31, 2014
 
Almost Mine
3.78
it was amazing
Ian and Travis have been married for eighteen years. Happily married, Ian thought, but one day he comes home from work, and Travis is gone. No note, n ...more
Feb 06, 2014
Feb 06, 2014
 
The Hand-me-down
3.85
it was amazing
4.75

Workaholic businessman and occasional Leatherman Jez gets stuck in Spain due to his plane being grounded thanks to the eruption of an Icelandic vu
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Sep 19, 2012
Sep 19, 2012
 
The Dream of a Thousand Nights
3.40
it was ok
**spoiler alert** This book was hard to rate for me, since I really, really wanted to like it and still ended up being unable to. Might’ve been only m ...more
Sep 30, 2011
Sep 04, 2011
 
City of Soldiers
3.42
it was amazing
Jee-sus...what an incredible book.
The characters alone, leading lives like you wouldn't believe. They all broke my heart several times over. A romanc
...more
Jul 02, 2013
Jun 29, 2013
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