Category Archives: read in 2013

Rameau’s review archive: Lola ylösalaisin (Lola uppochner) by Monika Fagerholm

Lola ylösalaisin by Monika Fagerholm Ehkäpä jonain päivänä otan omasta neuvostani vaarin ja lakkaan lukemasta kriitikoiden suosittelemia kirjoja. Ne nimittäin yleensä tuottavat suurimmat pettymykset. Takakannessa Fagerholmin kieltä kehutaan hypnoottiseksi, mikä on tässä yhteydessä kiertoilmaus jankkaavalle. Satunnaiset ilmaisut ja lauseet toistuvat … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Collared by Kari Gregg

Synopsis: Trans-Global IT director Connor Witt is a rare and prized anomaly: the aggression centers in his brain have been suppressed rather than stimulated by the mutated crops that so recently took over the world’s food supply. Bewildered by his … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: The Gladiator’s Master by Fae Sutherland and Marguerite Labbe

Synopsis: When Roman politician Caelius inherits a stable of gladiators, there is one who captures his attention above the others…one whose eyes gleam with hate, pride and desire. Forced into slavery by Roman greed, Gaidres can barely conceal his contempt … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Ranskalainen sarja (Suite française) by Irène Némirovsky

Synopsis: Beginning in Paris on the eve of the Nazi occupation in 1940. Suite Française tells the remarkable story of men and women thrown together in circumstances beyond their control. As Parisians flee the city, human folly surfaces in every … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Tactical Strike (Bagram Special Ops 02) by Kaylea Cross

Synopsis: Gunship pilot Captain Candace Bradford has worked long and hard to earn her rank and position within the male-dominated world of Air Force Special Operations. She’s not about to let anything or anyone jeopardize that, let alone one sinfully … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Freshman: Uncut (Ivory Towers #1) by Daisy Harris

Synopsis: Sparks fly between jaded film TA, Shane, and tough-acting freshman, Angel. Shane gives Angel the sex he craves, but struggles to be the man he needs. Freshman: Uncut by Daisy Harris I wasn’t expecting much when I bought this … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Whispers Under Ground (Peter Grant 03) by Ben Aaronovitch

Synopsis: A WHOLE NEW REASON TO MIND THE GAP It begins with a dead body at the far end of Baker Street tube station, all that remains of American exchange student James Gallagher—and the victim’s wealthy, politically powerful family is … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Moon Over Soho (Peter Grant 02) by Ben Aaronovitch

Synopsis: Something violently supernatural had happened, something strong enough to leave an imprint on the corpse of part-time jazz saxophonist Cyrus Wilkinson as if he were a wax cylinder recording. He’s not the first musician to drop dead of a … Continue reading

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Rameau’s review archive: Rivers of London (Peter Grant 01) by Ben Aaronovitch

Synopsis: Constable Peter Grant sees “corporally challenged” ghosts, and learns werelight and fireballs from new boss, DCI Nightingale. They investigate killers whose faces, misshapen by “dissimulo” spells, fall to bits. Pretty Leslie Adams helps from the Murder Team. Nigerian Mama … 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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