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BIRTH
(Once, Upon a New Time #1)
 

By Donna Russo Morin

New worlds don’t appear. They are born from the labor of those who envision them…

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Anywhere
(The Red Oak Bay series #1)
 

By Riley Lory

Alyx: My life is a mess.

Noah: I swore off relationships a long time ago.

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REVIEW! - Historical Mystery, Musical Memoir & Women’s Satire

Historical Mystery, Musical Memoir & Women’s Satire

This week’s book reviews is a smattering of different genres, everything from a historical mystery to a musical memoir and a women’s fiction satire!

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📚 Diane Setterfield’s Once Upon a River
📚 Amanda Palmer’s The Art of Asking; Or How I learned to Stop Worrying and Let People Help
📚 Sylvia Mulholland’s A Nanny for Harry

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Avenging Kiss 
(Savage Security #2)

By Karen Tjebben

Some sins cannot be forgiven. Those must be avenged.

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Build: A Bad Boy Snowed In Romance
(Burns Brothers #1)
 

By Gillian Archer

Welcome to Badass Builds where the motorcycles are as sexy as the brothers building them.

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Jake’s Redemption
(The Angel Eyes Series Prequel)
 

By Jamie Schulz

In a broken world, he faced a future full of pain. 
Will one daring woman be his last chance for love… Before time runs out…

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The Princess of Baker Street 

By Mia Kerick

“Always wear your imaginary crown” is Joey Kinkaid’s motto. For years, Joey, assigned male at birth, led the Baker Street kids in daring and imaginative fantasy adventures, but now that they’re teenagers, being a princess is no longer quite so cool. Especially for a child who is seen by the world as a boy.

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Winter’s Heist 

By Emily Duvall

Beautiful. Haunting. Rare. The Fabergé Eggs are on display at the Carter Museum of History and Science. Jason Hood, the museum’s pretentious owner, knows their value is bound to attract attention, but the coordinated attack on the exhibit is not something he saw coming…

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False Start
(False #3)
 

By Meli Raine

Read the stunning conclusion to USA Today bestselling author Meli Raine’s False series, told from both Lily and Duff’s points of view.

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Going All In 

By Thomas Briar

Young, beautiful, and college educated, Lena hides startling secrets. Secrets that set her apart from everyone else and make it almost impossible for her to find true love.

But great sex alone can’t lead two lovers to their very own happily ever after. Can it?

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Kissing Princeton Charming 

By CM Seabrook & Frankie Love

We have reputations for a reason…

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The Fabergé Entanglement 

By Lesley Meryn & Elle Brookes

Sabinne ‘Saber’ Darrieux’s father, the billionaire CEO of Frontenac Global Security has been kidnapped. His ransom is not cash in a numbered offshore account, or a briefcase of Bearer Bonds but something utterly unique, incredibly valuable, and until recently, hidden away from the world…

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Hot Justice
(Hostile Operations Team #14)
 

By Lynn Raye Harris

She's searching for justice. He's searching for peace. 
What they need is each other. They just don't know it yet...

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Snowed In - Ross and Ashton 

By JV Speyer

Massachusetts State Trooper Ross Huber is giving one last sweep of the roads before heading in for the night. The nor’easter hitting the Boston area is worse than expected by an order of magnitude, and the governor has just issued a travel ban. He finds a wrecked car half buried in a snowbank and rescues its human and canine occupants from carbon monoxide poisoning, but is forced to take shelter with them in a vacant or abandoned house when the roads are blocked…

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Wishes in a Bottle
(Wishes & Dreams #1)
 

By Allie McCormack

Centuries ago in plague-struck Italy, Julian DiConti cast a powerful spell in desperation to have the magical power to be able to help his people who were dying in horrific conditions. The spell goes spectacularly awry, leaving Julian enslaved to a Djinn bottle, bound to grant three wishes to each Master of the bottle until the spell can be broken. More than anything, Julian longs for a normal life – for a home, and a family. After six hundred years, however, he has begun to despair of ever being freed from the spell.

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Hidden
(Fire & Iceland #1)
 

By Megan Morgan

After a breathtaking journey through Iceland, Vanessa Evanston finishes her dream vacation with her two best friends in the capital city of Reykjavik—and wakes up the next morning on the ground, on a tiny island 250 kilometers north, with no memory of how she got there…

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Holli’s Hellfire
(The Women of Purgatory #3)
 

By Tish Thawer

Will she choose to stay the Reaper she is, or become the Goddess she was?
Find out in the exciting conclusion to The Women of Purgatory trilogy.

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Analiese Rising 

By Brenda Drake

Half-Blood meets Antigoddess in a thrilling, romantic new series from New York Times bestselling author Brenda Drake.

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Killer Lies
(Deadly Encounters #2)
 

By Zia Westfield

Kelsey Tremayne’s life unraveled in the summer of her 16th year when she and a friend were abducted…

Sam Carmichael stays focused on the job and keeps his personal interactions limited…

Can two people hurt by their pasts survive a criminal’s web to find a future together?

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