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Review: Wither by Lauren DeStefano March 19, 2012 | Dystopian, Fiction, Reviews, Young Adult
wither-ldPublisher: Simon & Schuster Copyright: 2011 Published: March 22, 2011 Pages: 358 Form: Hardback Series: The Chemical Gardens (1) Author: Lauren DeStefano Buy The Book: B&N  | Book Depository Thanks to modern science, every newborn has become a ticking genetic time bomb–males only live to age twenty-five, and females only live to age twenty.  In

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Review: Savannah Breeze by Mary Kay Andrews March 16, 2012 | Chick Lit, Fiction, Reviews
savannahbreeze-mkaPublisher: Harper Collins Copyright: 2006 Published: April 6, 2006 Pages: 433 Form: Paperback Author: Mary Kay Andrews Buy The Book: B&N  | Book Depository The Breeze Inn is a place where very classy Southern belle BeBe Loudermilk normally wouldn’t be caught dead.  But a brief, disastrous relationship with gorgeous “investment counselor” con man Reddy costs

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Review: Ghost a la Mode by Sue Ann Jaffarian March 12, 2012 | Fiction, Mystery, Paranormal, Reviews
ghostalamode-sajPublisher: Midnight Ink Copyright: 2009 Publish Date: September 8, 2009 Pages: 216 Form: e-Book Series: A Granny Apples Mystery (1) Author: Sue Ann Jaffarian Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository Granny was famous for her award-winning apple pies-and notorious for murdering her husband Jacob at their homestead in Julian, California. The only trouble is,

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Review: Memoirs of a Mom on the Edge pt 1 by Elsie Love March 5, 2012 | Memoir, Reviews
memoirsofamomontheedge-elPublisher: Dare Empire Copyright: 2012 Pages: 57 Form: E-Book (Provided by Author) Author: Elsie Love Ever wondered how men develop temporary blindness when there are dirty dishes in the sink or children covered in goo? Ever questioned the legitimacy of stretch marks and saggy breasts as “badges of motherhood?” Ever cursed cottage cheese for its

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Review: Bad Blood by L.A. Banks March 2, 2012 | Black Fiction, Fiction, Paranormal, Reviews
badblood-lbPublisher: St. Martin’s Paperbacks Copyright: 2008 Publish Date: April 1, 2008 Pages: 342 Form: Paperback Series: Crimson Moon (1) Author: L.A. Banks Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository Sasha Trudeau knows all about working beneath the shadows, back-alley deals, and things that go bump in the night. She also knows that the world is

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Review: Josephine and the Soldier by Beverly Jenkins February 27, 2012 | Black Fiction, Fiction, Reviews, Romance, Young Adult
josephineandthesoldier-bjPublisher: Harper Collins Copyright: 2003 Publish Date: January 21, 2003 Pages: 311 Form: Paperback Author: Beverly Jenkins Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository JOSEPHINE Josephine Best has it all figured out. Just seventeen, she’s been to college, she has her own hairdressing shop, and she refuses to be distracted by any of that courting

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Review: Waterfall by Lisa T. Bergren February 20, 2012 | Fiction, Historicals, Reviews, Romance, Young Adult
waterfall-ltbPublisher: David C. Cook Copyright: 2011 Publish Date: February 1, 2011 Pages: 277 Form: e-Book Series: River of Time (1) Author: Lisa T. Bergren Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository Most American teenagers want a vacation in Italy, but the Betarrini sisters have spent every summer of their lives among the romantic hills with

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Review: Sanctuary Cove by Rochelle Alers February 17, 2012 | Black Fiction, Fiction, Reviews, Romance
sanctuarycove-raPublisher: Hachette Book Group Copyright: 2012 Publish Date: January 12, 2012 Pages: 338 Form: Paperback Series: Cavanaugh Island (1) Author: Rochelle Alers Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository Still reeling from her husband’s untimely death, Deborah Robinson needs a fresh start. So she decides to pack up her family, box up her bookstore, and

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Review: A Seductive Kiss by Francis Ray February 13, 2012 | Black Fiction, Fiction, Reviews, Romance
aseductivekiss-frPublisher: St. Martin’s Paperbacks Copyright: 2012 Publish Date: January 31, 2012 Pages: 292 Form: Paperback Series: Grayson Friends  (5) Author: Francis Ray Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository YOU CAN ALWAYS COUNT ON FRIENDS Dianna Harrington is known throughout the world as “The Face”—the stunningly beautiful spokesmodel for her family’s fashion empire. She could

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Review: Black Gold by Anita Richmond Bunkley February 10, 2012 | Black Fiction, Fiction, Historicals, Reviews, Romance
blackgold-arbPublisher: Penguin Copyright: 1994 Publish Date: February 4, 1994 Pages: 448 Form: Paperback Author: Anita Richmond Bunkley Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository Leela Wilder, a proud and beautiful African-American woman, is caught in the torrent of greed, ambition, and prejudice that turned oil-rich Texas farmlands into wellsprings of fortune in the tumultuous 1920s. 

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