Category Archives: read in 2015

Fair Game (All’s Fair 01) by Josh Lanyon

Synopsis: A crippling knee injury forced Elliot Mills to trade in his FBI badge for dusty chalkboards and bored college students. Now a history professor at Puget Sound university, the former agent has put his old life behind him—but it … Continue reading

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Isabella by Loretta Chase

Synopsis: At the spinster age of 26, the independent, wealthy and imminently sensible Isabella Latham had forgotten about marriage hopes long ago. Ever aware of duty, Isabella accompanies her two young cousins to oversee their debut in London…only to find … Continue reading

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The Wheel of Time series by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson

Synopsis: The Wheel of Time turns and Ages come and go, leaving memories that become legend. Legend fades to myth, and even myth is long forgotten when the Age that gave it birth returns again. In the Third Age, an … Continue reading

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God’s War (Bel Dame Apocrypha 01) by Kameron Hurley

Synopsis: Nyx had already been to hell. One prayer more or less wouldn’t make any difference… On a ravaged, contaminated world, a centuries-old holy war rages, fought by a bloody mix of mercenaries, magicians, and conscripted soldiers. Though the origins … Continue reading

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Rise by Karina Bliss

Originally posted on Love in the Margins. Synopsis: Acclaimed literary biographer Elizabeth Winston writes about long-dead heroes. So bad-boy rock icon Zander Freedman couldn’t possibly tempt her to write his memoir. Except the man is a mass of fascinating contradictions–manipulative, … Continue reading

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Lumikko ja yhdeksän muuta (The Rabbit Back Literature Society) by Pasi Ilmari Jääskeläinen

Synopsis: A highly contagious book virus, a literary society and a Snow Queen-like disappearing author ‘She came to realise that under one reality there’s always another. And another one under that.’ Only very special people are chosen by children’s author … Continue reading

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