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The Huntress

I read Kate Quinn’s, The Alice Network, and loved it. I wish I could offer up the same delight for her latest, The Huntress. A time and POV weaving story, The Huntress features three protagonists and their separate lives/histories that collide in dramatic and near-fatal fashion. Ian Graham seeks justice. Nina Markova seeks revenge. Jordan …

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Thought Thursday: Inspirational Characters

I’m tidying up the first book in my new series in preparation of sending it to the editor, and decided now was a good time to write the Author’s Note (while details are fresh in my mind). In writing it, I discovered the name of the delightful lady who will tempt the hero of book …

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Review Wednesday – By Gaslight

One of the things that draws me to Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander novels—besides the story—is story length. To put it plainly, the longer, the better. For me. Provided it’s a good story. By Gaslight, by Steven Price, is a good story. But not for everyone. I enjoyed it. Enjoyed the opaque Victorian atmosphere. The unusual quotes-free …

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Teaser Tuesday – Get Smart

Deborah Learn what you are, and be such. Pindar

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Word Wednesday: Revelation

From Merriam-Webster Dictionary online: revelation noun:rev·​e·​la·​tion | \ ˌre-və-ˈlā-shən  \ Definition of revelation 1a: an act of revealing or communicating divine truth b: something that is revealed by God to humans 2a: an act of revealing to view or making known b: something that is revealed especially: an enlightening or astonishing disclosure shocking revelations c: a pleasant often enlightening surprise Joe received an astonishing surprise today. I’m still fascinated by …

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