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Review: Scarlet

February 15, 2012

Title: Scarlet Author: A.C. Gaughen Read via: Teen Book Scene Many readers know the tale of Robin Hood, but they will be swept away by this new version full of action, secrets, and romance. Posing as one of Robin Hood’s thieves to avoid the wrath of the evil Thief Taker Lord Gisbourne, Scarlet has kept […]

Review: The Merchant’s Daughter

February 11, 2012

Title: The Merchant’s Daughter Author: Melanie Dickerson Read via: Netgalley An unthinkable danger. An unexpected choice.Annabel, once the daughter of a wealthy merchant, is trapped in indentured servitude to Lord Ranulf, a recluse who is rumored to be both terrifying and beastly. Her circumstances are made even worse by the proximity of Lord Ranulf’s bailiff—a revolting man who […]

Review: Destined (+ Giveaway)

January 16, 2012

Title: Destined Author: Jessie Harrell Read via: Purchased When Psyche receives a prophecy gone horribly wrong, she learns that even the most beautiful girl in Greece can have a hideous future. Her fate? Fall in love with the one creature even the gods fear. As she feels herself slipping closer into the arms of the […]

Review: The Hermetica of Elysium

January 2, 2012

Title: The Hermetica of Elysium Author: Annmarie Banks Read via: Copy provided by publisher 1494 Barcelona. As Torquemada lights the fires of religious fervor throughout the cities of Spain, accused heretics are not the only victims. Thousands of books and manuscripts are lost to the flames as the Black Friars attempt to purge Europe of the […]

Review: Water For Elephants

October 8, 2011

Title: Water For Elephants Author: Sara Gruen Read via: Paperback Swap Though he may not speak of them, the memories still dwell inside Jacob Jankowski’s ninety-something-year-old mind. Memories of himself as a young man, tossed by fate onto a rickety train that was home to the Benzini Brothers Most Spectacular Show on Earth. Memories of […]