Monthly Archives: May 2010

Book Review: The Wives of Henry Oades by Johanna Moran

Title: The Wives of Henry Oades Author: Johanna Moran Genre: Historical fiction Publisher: Ballantine Books Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: ARC from Library Thing First line: A common bat on the other side of the world elects to … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Monstrous Regiment of Women by Laurie R. King

Title: A Monstrous Regiment of Women Author: Laurie R. King Genre: Mystery, historical fiction Publisher: Picador Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the public library First line: I sat back in my chair, jabbed the cap … Continue reading

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Book Review: Get Lucky by Katherine Center

Title: Get Lucky Author: Katherine Center Genre: Contemporary fiction Publisher: Ballantine Books Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: ARC from Library Thing First line: First: I got fired. For emailing a website with hundreds of pictures of breasts to … Continue reading

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