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Lost Among the Living by Simone St. James
Lost Among the Living
by Simone St. James (Goodreads Author)
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This was a really fun little mystery--I could see it being done PBS Mystery with good actors, actually. The heroine, Jo, is a widow whose husband died in WWI. Now she's stuck as a paid companion to his difficult aunt traveling around Europe. But when ...more
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Sugar Plum'd by Leon Mauvais
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I can definitely say that whatever I was expecting going into this book, it surprised me! I knew it was about a shape-shifter reindeer and that it was erotica, but I wasn't expecting the plot that surrounded it. The Toy-Maker (Santa) has been murdere ...more
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Sylvester by Georgette Heyer
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The Five by Hallie Rubenhold
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I've read a lot about Jack the Ripper, and this book fills in a big hole in the story that's always been there: so who were these women he murdered? Until now all I much heard about them was that they were prostitutes, but it turns out even that fact ...more
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Chronin, Vol. 1 by Alison Wilgus
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I really liked how this time travel story--like the art--is essentially simple and straightforward. The implications of the events (messing with the space/time continuum!) are huge, but the story itself is nicely contained among the characters in the ...more
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Sparrow Hill Road by Seanan McGuire
Sparrow Hill Road (Ghost Roads, #1)
by Seanan McGuire (Goodreads Author)
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I'm sort of ambivalent about this book--meaning both very positive and very, well, not negative, but not positive. On one hand I love the world, a twilight world that mirrors US highways and uses all the details of that in a supernatural way. Cars, d ...more
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Mad Men Carousel by Matt Zoller Seitz
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I pretty much never got tired of Mad Men analysis so I loved sinking into every one of these recaps. They all had something surprising and new to offer. Probably the only drawback is the few times I'd want to comment back to disagree or add something ...more
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Fake Geek Girls by Suzanne  Scott
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Excellent introduction and examination into the complex relationship between the creators of fan properties and their fans. The author focuses on ways the culture tries to legitimize certain fan practices and often, therefore, certain fans while marg ...more
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Becoming Fluent by Richard M. Roberts
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It's always inspiring to a read a book that lays out how yes, you can do that thing you want to do even though you're old and this is one of those books! I heard Roberts on a podcast where he explained that this book came out of a partnership with a ...more
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The Vanishing by Wendy Webb
The Vanishing
by Wendy Webb (Goodreads Author)
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