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Pride and Prejudice
4.24
really liked it
"I cannot fix on the hour, or the spot, or the look, or the words, which laid the foundation. It is too long ago. I was in the middle before I knew th ...more
May 23, 2010
May 08, 2010
 
A Pirate's Love
3.70
it was ok
If you extremely loved this book, or a die-hard Johanna Lindsey fan, please do not continue.

Welcome, welcome!

Do you honestly think that your life is s
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Sep 10, 2010
Sep 08, 2010
 
Daddy-Long-Legs (Daddy-Long-Legs, #1)
4.09
it was amazing
WARNING! To follow is a highly illustrative review/plot summary of the book Daddy-Long-Legs.

As a kid, I totally loved the cartoon Judy. I actually mis
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Sep 15, 2010
Jul 02, 2010
 
Romancing Mister Bridgerton (Bridgertons, #4)
4.19
it was amazing
”I am certainly not going to marry Penelope Featherington!”

Ever since we heard Colin Bridgerton utter, ummm, shout the above statement, we should ha
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Sep 04, 2010
Sep 02, 2010
 
Dragonfly in Amber (Outlander, #2)
4.31
it was amazing
"Dragonfly in Amber" is a lusciously perfect way to continue Outlander. It couldn't happen any other way. It has to be this way. It is absolutely perf ...more
Aug 19, 2010
Aug 14, 2010
 
The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie (Mackenzies & McBrides, #1)
4.07
it was amazing
We don't fit in, you and me," he said. "We're both oddities no one knows what to do with. But we fit together." He took her hand, pressed her palm to
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Aug 04, 2010
Jun 17, 2010
 
Voyager (Outlander, #3)
4.38
it was amazing
WARNING: First part of this review (if this could still be called a review) will sort of be a homage/ temple for worship to my beloved James Alexander ...more
Oct 29, 2010
Sep 22, 2010
 
Outlander (Outlander, #1)
4.21
it was amazing
Flaws. That’s what this book has. It is indeed not perfect. But I have loved it with sheer perfection.

The plot was spectacular and I felt the characte
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Jul 13, 2010
May 08, 2010
 
Again the Magic (Wallflowers, #0)
4.05
it was amazing
This read makes me feel again the magic which only Lisa Kleypas, herself, can ever deliver.

To prove a point, I utterly feel like a little girl, who ha
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Sep 02, 2010
Aug 07, 2010
 
When He Was Wicked (Bridgertons, #6)
4.03
it was amazing
Preparations necessary when reading When He Was Wicked:

Materials needed:
bucket of ice -to douse the heat
handkerchief -to wipe off the sweat
blood press
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Nov 04, 2010
Apr 29, 2010
 
Ravished
4.01
really liked it
Unknowingly, I've read this earlier in 2008. I had no idea, since Amanda Quick's covers and titles have a striking resemblance. Titles are one word, a ...more
Jun 29, 2010
not set
Jun 18, 2010
 
Romeo and Juliet
3.74
liked it
Shakespeare IS Shakespeare. His works are considered literary masterpieces.
William Shakespeare is regarded as the greatest writer in the English lang
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Sep 03, 2010
May 08, 2010
 
An Offer From a Gentleman (Bridgertons, #3)
4.08
it was amazing
UTTERLY ROMANTIC. An Offer from a Gentleman is a fairy tale retelling, but what makes it better than a fairy tale is that this fairy tale may have or ...more
Aug 02, 2010
Aug 01, 2010
 
Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake (Love By Numbers, #1)
4.08
really liked it
This book made me think of fruits. Of all the things, FRUITS. I am actually about to compare people to fruits. Fruits could be either IN or OUT of sea ...more
Nov 02, 2010
Jun 11, 2010
 
The Viscount Who Loved Me (Bridgertons, #2)
4.19
really liked it
Are you in a melancholic mood? Perhaps feeling distressed or unusually sad? Then I have the perfect cure for you. Read this book. Sadness will be gone ...more
Jul 2010
Jun 30, 2010
 
Jane Eyre
4.10
it was amazing
For a classic, Jane Eyre is an easy read. The dialogues are simple and understandable, but still wonderfully beautiful. But despite its simplicity, Ja ...more
Aug 30, 2010
Aug 02, 2010
 
It Happened One Autumn (Wallflowers, #2)
4.15
it was amazing
The more you hate, the more you love.(Well, that absolutely didn't happen in my case, because I absolutely loved, loved, loved this book)

Lilian Bowman
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Sep 11, 2010
Sep 11, 2010
 
Lord of Scoundrels (Scoundrels, #3)
4.12
really liked it
**spoiler alert** Sebastian Leslie Guy de Ath Ballister. Marques of Dain. Earl of Blackmoor. Beelzebub. The Bane and Blight of Ballisters. Lord of Sco ...more
Aug 14, 2010
Jul 19, 2010
 
Wuthering Heights
3.82
it was amazing
INTENSE. Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights is filled with intense dialogue and intense emotions and left me filled with intense wanting of more Heathcl ...more
Aug 2010
Feb 13, 2010
 
Second Sight (Arcane Society, #1)
3.84
liked it
I positively adore Amanda Quick and I absolutely love her historical romances. Except this one.

This book disappointed me. I was expecting something hi
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Aug 06, 2010
Aug 07, 2010
 
Devil in Winter (Wallflowers, #3)
4.26
it was amazing
”The night is just beginning. And I am going to love you for a long time.” -Sebastian St. Vincent to Evangeline Jenner

“My Kleypas experience is just b
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Oct 03, 2010
Feb 26, 2010
 
The Fiery Cross (Outlander, #5)
4.26
it was amazing
How do you know if an author is good?

It's when you're reading anxious to get to the last page, and just when you hit the last page, you want more.

How
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Jan 30, 2011
Jan 18, 2011
 
The Other Boleyn Girl (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #9)
4.04
really liked it
Unfortunately, even history itself is flawed. How nice it would be to learn of truths, but nothing is as accurate as the moment itself.

The Other Boley
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Jun 25, 2010
Feb 19, 2010
 
The Grand Sophy
4.16
it was amazing
Wow. I listened to The Grand Sophy, but was not content. Too much details lost in the book, if you just listen to it. Well especially me, since I tend ...more
May 11, 2016
May 31, 2010
 
The Duke and I (Bridgertons, #1)
4.11
really liked it
Brid•ger•ton fam•i•ly /brid-jer-ton fam-uh-lee/ n. ann odd and frolicsome family consisting of a mama and eight broods
•founder of the Bridgerton metho
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Jun 13, 2010
Jun 11, 2010
 
Mischief
3.84
really liked it
Mischief by Amanda Quick is a fun book and I suggest you read it if you're looking for humor and romance interlaced, plus a little suspense and myster ...more
May 14, 2010
May 13, 2010
 
Sense and Sensibility
4.06
really liked it
What did this book instill in me?

It's that it's better to have an old BUT principled Colonel Brandon than a young and dashing BUT spineless Willoughby
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Dec 26, 2010
Feb 24, 2010
 
One Pink Rose (Rose, #2)
3.82
really liked it
One Pink Rose by Julie Garwood is an extremely fast and enjoyable read. This book doesn't beat around the bush much. It's simple, thus I simply loved ...more
Jun 09, 2010
Jun 08, 2010
 
Simply Perfect (Simply Quartet #4)
3.93
it was ok
Do not proceed if you are a Mary Balogh fan, or if you like this book. This is a rant more than a review.

I'm not a professional writer, but I do know
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Nov 02, 2012
Oct 30, 2012
 
The Secrets of Sir Richard Kenworthy (Smythe-Smith Quartet, #4)
3.61
really liked it
Julia Quinn is always a delight to read.

Both MCs were likeable, and I was rooting for them from the very beginning.

I don't know if I was slow, but I
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Apr 19, 2016
Apr 17, 2016
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