Kara Race-Moore

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Average rating: 4.4 · 68 ratings · 28 reviews · 12 distinct works
Dove in the Window

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Into the Mystic, Volume One

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Less Than Dead

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Briarley by Aster Glenn Gray
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Beauty and the Beast meets the Battle of Britain meets The Love That Dare Not Speak Its Name.

Awwww yay!

Set during WWII England, the story reminded me a lot of Bedknobs and Broomsticks as magic and fairy tales run up again British pragmatism. When th
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Richard III by Chris Skidmore
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Excellent biography of Richard III that focuses on a recurring theme of how loyalty was tossed out the window when real estate was up for grabs.
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Discover Mars by Georgia Beth
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Beth starts off talking about the importance of NASA’s Office of Planetary Protection (coolest department name ever!) trying to keep Earth bacteria off Mars as we send robots to study the planet, then lays out all we currently know about Mars’ very c
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Happy! by Grant Morrison
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So, yes, I saw the show and then decided to pick up the original source material. Both are *^#%$&%8 violent and perverted. Be warned! This is about as anti- Peace and Love and Holiday Cheer as you can get.

The show takes advantage of the TV medium
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In an Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire
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Skimmed. Couldn't get into it. Because its a prequel I knew what was going to happen to the main character, both during and after events in this book, and found myself not caring about finding out more of the details. Too much time was spent in the "
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Any Old Diamonds by K.J. Charles
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Needed more diamonds.

Most of the book was the two main characters have a psychological themed conversation, then have sex, then wash, rinse, repeat. Sadly, very little actual jewel thievery.

A lot of the conversations would have been better served as
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Among Green Roses by Merrie Haskell
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Science fiction mixed with romance leads to this group of very sweet, very off-beat tales:

"Zebulon Vance Sings the Alphabet Songs of Love" - In which a robot actress is DONE playing Ophelia! More world building than story, but a highly interesting re
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The Future is Female! Women's Science Fiction Stories from th... by Lisa Yaszek
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A very mixed bag - some were amazing, some were terrible, some just so-so, and they were all over the place in gene, tone and topic. This anthology could have benefited from the stories chosen being linked together tighter thematically.

Still, hilari
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Prince Arthur by Sean Cunningham
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From baptism to funeral, Price Arthur's life was public, full of symbolism, and filled with people placed around him for very well thought out alliance building reasons by King Henry VII.

Mostly using employment records and receipts, Cunningham traces
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Curiosity by Markus Motum
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Told from the point of view of Curiosity itself, we follow the incredible journey from idea to design to build to the nail-biting transit and landing to trundling around Mars today, all told in language easy for a young reader to follow and also full
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