Monthly Archives: May 2014

Review: Shalador’s Lady (The Black Jewels 08) by Anne Bishop

Synopsis (from Goodreads): For years the Shalador people suffered the cruelties of the corrupt Queens who ruled them, forbidding their traditions, punishing those who dared show defiance, and forcing many more into hiding. Now that their land has been cleansed … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Slave to Sensation (Psy-Changeling 01) by Nalini Singh

Synopsis: A fresh new talent in the realm of paranormal romance, Nalini Singh dives into a world torn apart by a powerful race with phenomenal powers of the mind?and none of the heart… In a world that denies emotions, where … Continue reading

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Review: The Bohemian Girl (Denton 02) by Kenneth Cameron

Synopsis: Mary Thomason, a student at the Slade in London, has been missing. Before she disappeared into thin air she’d written a letter to a known American writer and lawman called Denton, explaining that she feared somebody wanted to hurt … Continue reading

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Review: Blood Lines (Vicky Nelson 03) by Tanya Huff

Synopsis (from Goodreads): Sealed away through unending centuries in a sarcophagus never meant to be opened, he had patiently waited for the opportunity to live again, for the chance to feed on the unwary and grow strong. Now, at last, … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Keeper of the Night (The Keepers: L.A. 01) by Heather Graham

Synopsis: In their new Keeper roles, these extraordinary women must balance the fate of the world with their desires… New Keeper Rhiannon Gryffald has her peacekeeping duties cut out for her—because in Hollywood, it’s hard to tell the actors from … Continue reading

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Review: Master of Crows (Master of Crows 01) by Grace Draven

Synopsis: Silhara is a gifted magician. He is also a deliberate recluse, hiding with his crows, a servant called Gurn and a smelly dog in Neith, an ancient and dilapidated manor surrounded by an orange orchard. He hates other magi, … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Casting Off (Wool 03) by Hugh Howey

Synopsis: The silo has appointed a new sheriff. Her name is Juliette, and she comes not from the shadows of deputies, but from the depths of the down deep. But what does being a mechanic have to do with upholding … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Her Best Worst Mistake by Sarah Mayberry

Synopsis: She thinks he’s stuffy. He thinks she’s spoilt. Then the gloves come off and so do their clothes! For six years Violet Sutcliffe has known that Martin St Clair is the wrong man for her best friend. He’s stuffy, … Continue reading

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Reviewing a Classic: Emma by Jane Austen

Synopsis: Twenty-year-old Emma Woodhouse lives with her hypochondriac, almost senile father at Hartfield, a small estate dwarfed by nearby Donwell Abbey. The owner of Donwell Abbey is the forthright family friend and Emma’s brother-in-law Mr. Knightley. When Emma’s governess and … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Seven Day Loan (The Original Sinners 0.5) by Tiffany Reisz

Synopsis: A trained submissive, Eleanor will do whatever her master commands…even spend a week with a stranger. Daniel has been a recluse since his wife’s death, and Eleanor’s lover thinks spending time with her will be therapeutic–especially since Daniel is … Continue reading

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