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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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Mini Reviews: The Mortal Instruments by Cassandra Clare (1-3) March 9, 2012 | Fiction, Mini Reviews, Paranormal, Young Adult
cityofbones-ccPublisher: Simon & Schuster Copyright: 2007 Publish Date: March  27, 2007 Pages: 485 Form: Paperback Series: Mortal Instruments (1) Author: Cassandra Clare Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder — much less a murder

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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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5 Black Authors Who Rocked My World as a YA February 28, 2012 | Black Fiction, Fiction, Top Five
blackbooks  One: Francis Ray I started with Only Hers at 13 or 14 and have devoured everything from her since.  Her romances taught me to set a standard when it comes to men and to always believe in the Happily Ever After because they are real and attainable.  Her books taught me about realistic expectations,

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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: If I Had My Way by Lena Sledge February 6, 2012 | Anthology, Black Fiction, Fiction, Reviews
Publisher: Sony Brook Publishing Copyright: 2011 Publish Date: January 24, 2012 Form: e-book provided by Author Author: Lena Sledge Buy the Book: B&N If I Had My Way is a collection of ten short stories. Some are surprising and some are subtle. This splendid collection of short stories begins with Sunshine. A story of a

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