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January 2014
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reviewed: The Final Straw by Ted Tayler
Is the story plot or character driven? Plot driven because Colin’s actions fuelled the story more than the other characters. ...
The Final Straw - Ted Tayler
December 2013
reviewed: Finding Claire Fletcher
What I liked - I liked everything about this book. Without too much technical detail the writer maps out a horrific plot. Rea...
Finding Claire Fletcher - Lisa  Regan
November 2013
reviewed: Guinevere: On the Eve of Legend
What did you like most about the book? The writing. I liked that the chapter titles were simple and to the point of what the ...
Guinevere: On the Eve of Legend - Cheryl Carpinello
October 2013
reviewed: The Way Home
What are some of the book's themes? Death plays a big role in this story. One is dying, the other is already dead. One lives ...
The Way Home - Nhys Glover
October 2013
reviewed: muted: a short story in verse
Were there any other especially interesting characters? The queen, who is actually a man. He had so much power but felt so th...
muted: a short story in verse - Jessica Bell
October 2013
reviewed: A Beautiful Glittering Lie: A Novel of the Civil War
Formatting / Appearance - We received a mobi version of the book and there were no formatting or editing errors. Content (ove...
A Beautiful, Glittering Lie - J.D.R. Hawkins
reviewed: In A Small Town
Do any characters grow or change during the course of the novel? Detective Longo learns that he is only human and he does not...
In a Small Town - Marc A. DiGiacomo
October 2013
What were the main relationships explored in this book? The relationships between Captain Vidor and his team. Captain Vidor i...
Cleanse Fire - Anastasia V. Pergakis
reviewed: Five Times More Jesus: Why Christians Should Decanonize the Old Testament
How controversial are the issues raised in the book? If the author was expecting fame through controversy as some celebrities...
Five Times More Jesus: Why Christians Should Decanonize the Old Testament - Jim Adam
October 2013
Formatting / Appearance - There were no issues at all. Thoughts were in italics and paragraph breaks were clean with clear in...
Halo of the Nephilim - Dina Rae
reviewed: Night Chill
Do you find the characters convincing? Very much so. Character development is superb and they are all placed in realistic sit...
Night Chill - Jeff Gunhus
September 2013
reviewed: Women's Obsession with Shoes
What was the purpose of this book. The author's intention is clear. She wanted to create a fun book that talked about types o...
Women's Obsession with Shoes: Real Stories Straight from the Sole - River Maria Urke
September 2013
reviewed: The Hunter's Son (JC Mather, #1)
Did you find that the cover and title represented what the story was really about? The cover did seem a little strange to me ...
The Hunter's Son (JC Mather, #1) - B.E. Jewell
reviewed: Children of the Fog
What were the main relationships explored in this book? Marriage and parenting. Most times when a couple lose a child, the ma...
Children of the Fog - Cheryl Kaye Tardif
reviewed: Neverlove: Shadow Jumpers series (Volume 1)
What are your concerns about this book? It's not actually a 'concern' but it was strange to see how well-detailed the author ...
Neverlove - Angela     Brown