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Book Review: A Thousand Letters by Staci Hart

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A Thousand Letters by Staci Hart
My rating: 2 of 5 stars

Summary:   Sometimes your life is split by a single decision. 

I’ve spent every day of the last seven years regretting mine: he left, and I didn’t follow. A thousand letters went unanswered, my words like petals in the wind, spinning away into nothing, taking me with them.

But now he’s back.

I barely recognize the man he’s become, but I can still...

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Book Review: Scarlet by Marissa Meyer

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Scarlet
Scarlet by Marissa Meyer

My rating: 3 of 5 stars



Summary:  Cinder, the cyborg mechanic, returns in the second thrilling installment of the bestselling Lunar Chronicles. She’s trying to break out of prison—even though if she succeeds, she’ll be the Commonwealth’s most wanted fugitive. 
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Book Review: Death Comes to Pemberley by P.D. James

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Death Comes to Pemberley
Death Comes to Pemberley by P.D. James

My rating: 2 of 5 stars



Summary:   It is 1803, six years since Elizabeth and Darcy embarked on their life together at Pemberley, Darcy’s magnificent estate. Their peaceful, orderly world seems almost unassailable. Elizabeth has found her footing as the chatelaine of the great house. They have two fine sons, Fitzwilliam and Charles. Elizabeth’s sister Jane and...

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Book Review: Falling for Hamlet by Michelle Ray

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Falling for Hamlet
Falling for Hamlet by Michelle Ray

My rating: 3 of 5 stars



Summary:   Meet Ophelia: a blonde, beautiful high-school senior and long-time girlfriend of Prince Hamlet of Denmark. Her life is dominated not only by her boyfriend's fame and his overbearing family, but also by the paparazzi who hound them wherever they go. As the devastatingly handsome Hamlet spirals into madness after the mysterious...

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Review: A Long, Long Sleep

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A Long, Long Sleep
A Long, Long Sleep by Anna Sheehan

My rating: 4 of 5 stars



This one is going in my “almost favourite” book list. I likely wouldn’t read it again nor did I find it one of those rare “meaningful to my life” books, so it’s not a 5 star for me but it is a solid 4.5. I very much enjoyed it and am glad that I’ve read it.

I invested in Rose as a character and she didn’t disappoint. I don’t like heroines...

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