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Book Review: Surprising Lord Jack by Sally MacKenzie

Posted by on Mar 4, 2013 in Reviews | 0 comments

Surprising Lord Jack book review

Surprising Lord Jack by Sally MacKenzies

  • Historical Romance
  • Expected publication: March 5th 2013
  • Carlie read 12th January 2013
  • Series: Duchess of Love #2
  • Carlie’s Rating:heart heart heart heart
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140 Characters or Less Book Summary

Silly yet Shakespearean, Frances dresses like a man to claim her independence, however happens to sleep in the same bed as a man.

(130 characters). No spoilers below. I was provided with this book thanks to NetGalley and the publisher Zebra.

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Review: Amber Road by Boyd Anderson

Posted by on Feb 4, 2013 in Reviews | 2 comments

amber road boyd anderson review

Amber Road by Boyd Anderson

  • Historical Fiction
  • Published: February 1st 2013
  • Carlie read 25 January 2013
  • Carlie’s Rating: heart heart heart heart heart
  • Rate This Book: 1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5)
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140 Character Or Less Book Summary

Gone With the Wind in Singapore WWII

(36 characters) No spoilers follow. But to sum up: I really liked this book.

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Review: The Fault In Our Stars by John Green

Posted by on Jan 28, 2013 in Reviews | 0 comments

the fault in our stars book review

The Fault In Our Stars – Book Review

  • Young Adult
  • Published: January 10th 2012
  • Carlie read 11 January 2013
  • Carlie’s Rating: heart heart heart heart
  • Rate This Book: 1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 4.50 out of 5)
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140 Character Or Less Book Summary

Actually positive teen cancer story

(35 characters). No spoilers here…

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Sneak Peek: Cinders & Sapphires by Leila Rasheed

Posted by on Jan 18, 2013 in Reviews | 2 comments

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Cinders & Sapphires by Leila Rasheed – A Sneak Peak

  • Young Adult Historical
  • Expected publication: January 22nd 2013
  • Carlie read 13 January 2013
  • Series: At Somerton
  • Carlie’s Rating:heart heart heart
  • Rate This Book: 1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5)
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140 Character Or Less Book Summary

Downton Abbey for teen girls

(28 characters). Doesn’t spoil anything past the first couple of chapters, as this is all I have read! I was provided with a sneak peak by NetGalley and Disney-Hyperion.

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The Ugly Duchess by Eloisa James: A Book Review

Posted by on Dec 29, 2012 in Reviews | 0 comments

Ugly Duchess

The Ugly Duchess by Eloisa James

  • Historical Romance
  • Published August 28th 2012
  • Carlie read 27th December 2012
  • Series: Fairy Tales #4
  • Carlie’s Rating:heart heart heart
  • Rate This Book: 1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 3.00 out of 5)
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You can read the blurb of books everywhere. I have decided to try and write what these books are about in 140 characters or less….

Summary

Theo is supposedly not pretty. James, who grew up with her, marries her for money. He becomes a pirate. The romance is boring

(125 characters) This review is spoiler free… Sorry if the pirate bit was a surprise.

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