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The Oracle Glass by Judith Merkle Riley

Synopsis (from Goodreads): Genevieve, a skinny, precocious little monkey with a mind full of philosophy and the power to read the swirling waters of an oracle glass, is taken in by La Voisin, an ingenious occultist and omnipotent society fortune-teller. … Continue reading

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The Convenient Marriage by Georgette Heyer

Synopsis (from Goodreads): When the Earl of Rule proposes marriage to her sister Lizzie, Horatia offers herself instead. Her sister is already in love with someone else, and Horatia is willing to sacrifice herself for her family’s happiness. Everyone knows … Continue reading

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A Good Rogue Is Hard To Find (The Lords of Worth 02) by Kelly Bowen

Synopsis (from Goodreads): HE THOUGHT HE’D SEEN IT ALL . . . The rogue’s life has been good to William Somerhall: he has his fortune, his racehorses, and his freedom. Then he moves in with his mother. It seems the … Continue reading

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