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"This is slow for me, but maybe because I've read all of PG's Cousin's War Series and I'm watching the White Queen too. I mean, how much Richard III can one take? Plus, this book isn't as much fun for me as Here Be Dragons was." Sep 28, 2013 09:36AM

 

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The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness
The Book of Life (All Souls Trilogy, #3)
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This is a satisfying end to the witch trilogy that began with Harkness' Discovery of Witches. This last book focuses on the secret of the Book of Life, or Ashmole 782, first found in the Bodleian library at Oxford and the re...more
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Among other Gabaldon fans, I have looked forward to this book for years. I'm happy to say that if you enjoy the series you will, likely, enjoy this book! It continues right where Echo in the Bone's huge cliffhanger left off. The book...more
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