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Dan Brown’s Origin Falls Flat But Does Make You Want to Finish…

ORIGIN by Dan Brown 20 NOV, 2017 Title: Origin Author: Dan Brown Series: Robert Langdon #5 Pages: 461 pages Publisher: Doubleday Books Release Date: October 3rd 2017 ISBN-10: 0385514239 Dan Brown’s latest novel, Origin, that follows the latest exploits of dashing professor Robert Langdon, had intriguing concepts an edge-of-your-seat mystery written all over it. I saw the cover and read the synopsis and got excited. Taking a look at the symbology on the cover, I had high hopes as to where Langdon’s mystery would lead and was looking forward to reading his conclusions and maybe learning something along the way. ...

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Ruby Red & Sapphire Blue by Kerstin Gier

THE RUBY RED TRILOGY (VOLUMES 1 & 2) by Kerstin Gier 14 NOV, 2017 Title: RUBY RED & SAPPHIRE BLUE Author: Kerstin Gier, Anthea Bell Series: The Ruby Read Trilogy Publisher: Square Fish Release Date: 05/22/2012 & 05/28/2013 ISBN-10: 9780312551513 & 9781250034168 I’m on a kick to finish my TBR pile, and I’m telling you – it’s going back years now. This one is a pile from 2011, but the cool thing is —the series is out and I can finish it in one sitting. I haven’t made it to the final book, but that’s only because I had to stop...

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Fierce Kingdom – Intensely “Real Horror” Novel

FIERCE KINGDOM by Gin Phillips 16 OCT, 2017 Title: Fierce Kingdom Author: Gin Phillips Series: Stand-alone Pages: 288 pages Publisher: Viking Release Date: July 25th 2017 ISBN-10: 0735224277 A trip to the zoo with her young son ends in a horrifying act of violence for Joan and her four-year-old. On the way to the exit, after a long day in their usual hang-out, Joan hears gunshots and sees what looks like sleeping people. Quick to react, she takes her son and hides in the zoo. It’s a simple premise but the books is a very deep look at motherhood and the things...

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A Gamer Girl’s Must Read! Marie Lu does it again…

WARCROSS by Marie Lu 24 SEPT, 2017 Title: Warcross Author: Marie Lu Series: Warcross #1 Pages: 368 pages Publisher: Release Date: September 12th 2017 ISBN-10: 0399547967 Marie Lu does it again with her gamer inspired Warcross. Lu spins an imaginative tale that makes you think, crosses lines between usual protagonist and antagonist roles, and entertains in her usual provocative style. The story is about a girl name Emika Chan, she’s a down on her luck bounty hunter that would be a well-employed hacker if she hadn’t had a few run-ins with the law in her youth. She had led a charmed...

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Iron Druid Goodies – Lagniappe From Kevin Hearne is a Must Read

BESIEGED by Kevin Hearne 11 SEPT, 2017 Title: Besieged Author: Kevin Hearne Series: The Iron Druid Chronicles Length: 8 hours and 46 minutes Publisher: Del Rey Books Release Date: July 11, 2017 ISBN-10: 9780399181733 If you were saying to yourself, “I need more Atticus.” I need more of the witty humor, the big exotic tales, the sexiness that is the millennia old druid…well Kevin Hearne fulfilled your fantasy. It’s what we call Lagniappe in New Orleans, a little extra. Eight tales from the Iron Druid Chronicles, told from Atticus’ POV and also from  Owen’s POV and one from Granuaile and Perun. Lots of...

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