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In the Bed of a Duke by Cathy Maxwell
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I quite enjoyed that - I'm in the mood for undemanding braincandy, and that's pretty much what I got. It wasn't the longest book, and I think I'd have liked to see some more interaction between the twins, and a longer build up to the romance (!) but ...more
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While I've read a fair bit of paranormal and urban fantasy fiction lately, I think this might be the first one where the protagonist is a werewolf. I thought the way that being part of a werewolf pack has taken over pretty much all parts of Kitty's l ...more
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Emily Goes to Exeter by Marion Chesney
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A fun read - definitely a nice bit of braincandy, and one I hadn't read before. I have read others in this series, so I liked seeing how it started out. Thanks, e-library! (How I love being able to borrow books without even leaving the house. So lazy ...more
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