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Of Captivity & Kings – E.Y. Laster

★★★ ½ She didn’t cry out. If she did the slavers would hear and they would find them all. Due to a "fortuitous" shipwreck, the Roman Empire has (yet again) found something it must have...and that something is the people of Nabara. While Kingdom of Nabara has dealt with slavers in the past, the Roman Empire poses a… Continue reading Of Captivity & Kings – E.Y. Laster

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Inheritance – Christopher Paolini

★★★★ Why does everything have to be so hard? [Eragon] wondered. Because, said Saphira, everyone wants to eat, but no one wants to be eaten. This book makes my heart happy. Eragon has graduated from isolated farmboy to savior of the kingdom. Along the way, he's faced trials, tribulations and terror.  He's fought the shade, the… Continue reading Inheritance – Christopher Paolini

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The Lost Carousel of Provence – Juliet Blackwell

★★★★ One thing was sure: This was not the fairy tale she had been looking for. Life dealt Cady Drake a rough hand. Orphaned nearly at birth, she bounced from foster home to foster home throughout her childhood - each time growing more and more jaded. Cady was a bad seed, through and through. ..that is until… Continue reading The Lost Carousel of Provence – Juliet Blackwell

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Haunted Hearts – Kimberly Dean

★★★★ So long, Boston. Hello, Shadow Valley. Really? REALLY MS. MAIN CHARACTER? Do you think anything good will happen when you move to Shadow Valley???  Ok, now that my rant is over, I really enjoyed this novel! It was witty, fun and engaging - and everything in between. Calina "Callie" Thompson inherits an old property (the Calhoun Place) through a distant deceased… Continue reading Haunted Hearts – Kimberly Dean

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The Treasure of Cedar Creek – Brenda Stanley

★★★★ This isn't my story. I'm telling this for the lost souls. I've been told that I am safe now, but my heart still pounds... Peri, her sister Emma, and Grace are escaping from The Kingdom of Glory - an extremely dubious polygamous cult that buys women for breeding purposes. But (of course) when you first join,… Continue reading The Treasure of Cedar Creek – Brenda Stanley