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Staged to Death
3.82
An interesting look at staging houses as they are to be put on sale. A quirk in interior design, Caprice gives houses a new look to help them sell, an ...more
Jan 21, 2014
Jan 22, 2014
 
Shadows
3.64
(Alert I won a copy of the Advance Uncorrected Galley here on Goodreads and that is what I am reviewing, lucky me!)
Wow. This is intended as a Young Ad
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Aug 05, 2013
Jul 19, 2013
 
Steelheart (Reckoners, #1)
4.14
Wow, this guy can write. Set in distopian future "Newcago", Chicago after it is taken over by the epic Steelheart, this book sweeps you along with act ...more
Jan 21, 2014
Jan 22, 2014
 
The Lady and the Tiger (Taylor's Ark, 3)
3.87
I somehow missed this installment in Taylor's Ark when it came out. I very much enjoyed the book. Shona gets an assignment on what seems like an ideal ...more
Jan 31, 2014
Jan 31, 2014
 
Murder Passes the Buck (Gertie Johnson, #1)
3.68
An interesting series with a senior citizen yooper as the main character. We trolls* don't know as much about the UP as natives do, but I found it an ...more
Jan 24, 2014
Jan 24, 2014
 
The Barrakee Mystery
3.71
As a mystery it was very well done, nicely misleading, and full of clues, the detective is fascinating. As a book it is very well written. That said W ...more
Nov 18, 2013
Nov 19, 2013
 
Death du Jour (Temperance Brennan, #2)
3.93
Started reading this series cause I love Bones the tv show. I really love the two I have read so far, but have to separate them in my mind, only the n ...more
Jan 07, 2013
Jan 09, 2013
 
A Study in Scarlet  (Sherlock Holmes, #1)
4.13
Having never read Sherlock Holmes before, I was nudged by it being the book of the month. I really enjoyed this book, found it absorbing and a great m ...more
Dec 18, 2013
Dec 19, 2013
 
The Darling Dahlias and the Texas Star (The Darling Dahlias, #4)
3.77
I have never read an Albert book I did not like, but that said I felt this was exceptionally good.
Lots of historical detail, without getting bogged d
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Sep 18, 2013
Sep 18, 2013
 
A Witch in Time (A Bewitching Mystery, #6)
3.88
This 6th book in the Bewitching Mystery series is a good entry. Maggie's relationships grow, and her sister needs her help as she is due to give birth ...more
Jan 22, 2014
Jan 24, 2014
 
Under a Graveyard Sky
4.12
Wow. Zombie apocalypse with a really different twist. Full of violence, all of it integral to the story, Ringo masterfully pulls you through the horro ...more
Oct 2013
Oct 02, 2013
 
1636: The Devil's Opera
3.87
I love this alternate history series. This one focused mostly on Madenburg and the things happening in that town. We got to catch up with the musician ...more
Nov 03, 2013
Nov 03, 2013
 
Let Them Eat Stake (Vampire Chef, #2)
3.71
Lots going on here. A wedding between a witch and a vampire? Charlotte gets dragged in when the scheduled chef quits. Brendan's family is involved and ...more
Sep 14, 2013
Sep 16, 2013
 
The Thief's Gamble (The Tales of Einarinn #1)
3.55
I liked out thief. She cared about the people she was with, had guts, and integrity. While she had been and could be a thief, mostly she was a gambler ...more
Sep 04, 2013
Sep 05, 2013
 
Liberty Falling (Anna Pigeon, #7)
3.75
This is very intense, tightly written and plot and character driven. Anna must cope with her critically ill sister, and her former lover, now deeply i ...more
Oct 10, 2013
Oct 11, 2013
 
The Princess of Cortova (The Silver Bowl, #3)
3.54
A great end for the trilogy. Heartbreaking and satisfying at the same time. A fantasy, but also set in medieval like times it will appeal to fantasy a ...more
Jan 23, 2014
Jan 24, 2014
 
Sacrifices (Shadow Grail, #3)
3.66
The title gives hints of what will happen in this installment in the series, but it still is shocking. The pace of things at the school increase in sp ...more
Jun 18, 2013
Jun 18, 2013
 
The Arrivals
3.16
Interesting concept of people dragged through a wormhole into another world. The characters felt very real, and you cared about them, and what was to ...more
Aug 22, 2013
Aug 22, 2013
 
Codex Born (Magic Ex Libris, #2)
3.91
2nd in the Magic Ex Libris series by Jim C. Hines. We learn a lot about Lena and how she came to be, but i felt as though the plot development was som ...more
Sep 10, 2013
Sep 09, 2013
 
A Dangerous Talent (Alix London, #1)
3.42
This was great, the background you expect from the Elkins. A fast paced mystery and wonderful engrossing characters. Although I read the second one fi ...more
Jan 02, 2014
Jan 04, 2014
 
The Body in the Piazza: A Faith Fairchild Mystery
3.30
I really enjoyed this, it seems to go back in the past and the only downer for me was it seemed like a farewell to Faith, Tom and their lives. I hope ...more
May 20, 2013
May 21, 2013
 
Changeling (Otherworld / Sisters of the Moon, #2)
3.95
I liked this second book in the series, it seems the author is switching between the sisters for points of view, as well as focus in the series. I lik ...more
Oct 29, 2013
Oct 30, 2013
 
Days of Blood and Starlight (Daughter of Smoke and Bone, #2)
4.26
Wow, lots happened in this one, don't even think to start here. Second book in the series and very good in it's own right, but you would miss so much ...more
Mar 03, 2014
Feb 25, 2014
 
Deep South (Anna Pigeon, #8)
3.88
This book was very atmospheric, and crucial to Anna in her development. Lots happens here, and the boo,k moves quickly, from alligators to vicious hum ...more
Jan 04, 2014
Jan 04, 2014
 
The Cat, the Mill and the Murder (A Cats in Trouble Mystery, #5)
4.16
I think I skipped a couple in this series, but when I saw this on the shelf I couldn't resist. I love the characters in this book, the cats and the qu ...more
Dec 31, 2013
Dec 31, 2013
 
Mama Does Time (A Mace Bauer Mystery #1)
3.57
This is a fun start to a series. Definitely a different side to Florida! Mama is a hoot! I liked the characters, the pace and the humor. Mace is a goo ...more
Jun 14, 2013
Jun 06, 2013
 
Triple Witch (Home Repair is Homicide, #2)
3.71
I really like this series, and am unsure why I have not worked through it in order. When I found a title I read it. I need to go back and figure out w ...more
Sep 09, 2013
Sep 10, 2013
 
Final Sentence (Cookbook Nook Mystery #1)
3.69
It was a good mystery and an interesting start to a mystery, but the first half of the book and occasionally on in it seemed choppy. Lots of short sen ...more
Sep 16, 2013
Sep 16, 2013
 
The Iron King (The Iron Fey, #1)
3.95
I really enjoyed Grim the cat. When he would do the impossible, and was asked how, he would simply say "I am a cat" Puck was also a favorite. Liked th ...more
Mar 08, 2013
Mar 08, 2013
 
Second Grave on the Left (Charley Davidson, #2)
4.30
I like Charlie. Quite a mystery twisted through this one, with a secondary one to drag a few red herrings across the trail. Parts of this are deep and ...more
Aug 30, 2013
Sep 03, 2013
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