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Bite Me by P.J. Schnyder
Bite Me (London Undead, #1)
by P.J. Schnyder (Goodreads Author)
read in April, 2014
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Bite Me is a very cool little novella, with some neat worldbuilding and a sweet/hot romance at its center.

It’s also gritty, post-apocalyptic and absolutely a tease for the next books in the series.

pride and prej...more
Marlene rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Silver Shark by Ilona Andrews
Silver Shark (Kinsmen, #2)
by Ilona Andrews (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2014
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Originally published at Sci-Fi Romance Quarterly

Silver Shark is set in the same universe as Silent Blade, but tells a much different love story and shows us a much different side of this particular future.

It’s also twice as long, which gives the read...more
Marlene rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Under a Silent Moon by Elizabeth Haynes
Under a Silent Moon: A Novel
by Elizabeth Haynes (Goodreads Author)
read in April, 2014
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This is the first book I’ve read by Elizabeth Haynes, but based on this outing, I will definitely be looking for her in the future.

I always enjoy a good police procedural, especially British police procedurals--...more
Marlene rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Cress by Marissa Meyer
Cress (The Lunar Chronicles, #3)
by Marissa Meyer (Goodreads Author)
read in April, 2014
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The Lunar Chronicles are marvelous and suspenseful fractured fairy tales; taking the stories that we all know and love and transporting them into a brave new future with considerably altered versions of the hero...more
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Trinity Stones by L.G. O'Connor
Trinity Stones (The Angelorum Twelve Chronicles, #1)
by L.G. O'Connor (Goodreads Author)
read in April, 2014
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Trinity Stones is the first book in what could be a twelve book series. It has a LOT of weight to carry to set up this slightly alternate version of our world where angels walk among us, waiting for the proverbi...more
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City of the Gods by S J McMillan
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Saying “The Betrayal” makes it seem like there’s only one. In this second book of the City of the Gods series, (see review of book 1, The Descendant, for more details) there are many, many betrayals. At some poi...more
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The Ophelia Prophecy by Sharon Lynn Fisher
The Ophelia Prophecy
by Sharon Lynn Fisher (Goodreads Author)
read in April, 2014
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Cassandra was right, but no one listened to her. In The Ophelia Prophecy, a lot of people have an interest in making Ophelia’s predictions come true, whether they should or not.

This is definitely science fiction...more
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Black Chalk by Christopher J. Yates
Black Chalk
by Christopher J. Yates (Goodreads Author)
read in April, 2014
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I’m tempted to start out by saying, “Shall we play a game?” where the time-honored response is from the movie War Games. Black Chalk is not about global thermonuclear war, but the results to the six players of “...more
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The Last Time I Saw You by Eleanor Moran
The Last Time I Saw You
by Eleanor Moran
read in April, 2014
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Sally Atkins was a star who burned bright and hot, and then flamed out. But The Last Time I Saw You both is and isn’t Sally’s story, because Sally isn’t the “I” in that title, she’s the “you”. The story begins w...more
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