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Mini-reviews: A Separate Peace by John Knowles; Agatha Raisin and the Haunted House by M.C. Beaton; and The Major’s Daughter by J.P. Francis

Title: A Separate Peace Author: John Knowles Genre: Historical fiction, young adult fiction Publisher: Scribner Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from my personal library Number of pages: 204 First line: I went back to Devon School … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon; The Fever by Megan Abbott; and Never Coming Back by Tim Weaver

Title: The Winter People Author: Jennifer McMahon Genre: Paranormal fiction Publisher: Random House Audio Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Audiobook from my personal library Audiobook reader: Cassandra Campbell, Kathe Mazur Audiobook length: 10 hours and 46 minutes First … Continue reading

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Book Spotlight and Giveaway: Baudelaire’s Revenge by Bob Van Laerhoven

Title: Baudelaire’s Revenge Author: Bob Van Laerhoven Genre: Historical mystery Publisher: Pegasus Crime Number of pages: 267 First line: Life and death had taught Commissioner Lefevre to love poetry and wenches, and in spite of his fifty-three years, he still … Continue reading

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