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Review: The Illusionist’s Apprentice by Kristy Cambron

By on November 20, 2017

Why: My husband and I recently watched the movie The Prestige which rekindled my love for the mysterious and alluring world of illusions and magic. (I won’t make this a movie…

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Review: The Crows of Beara

By on October 20, 2017

The Crows of Beara, by Julie Christine Johnson, takes place in rural, windswept Ireland. As someone interested in all things Irish — especially the landscape — this book appealed…

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Review: The Forbidden Garden by Ellen Herrick

By on April 21, 2017

Why: I have always wanted to develop a green thumb, and since moving in to our first house in September, gardening has been high on my priority list. When I…

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Mini Reviews: Swear on This Life, Tell the Wolves I’m Home, Hag-Seed

By on April 20, 2017

LQ contributor Janna just posted a review roundup, and I thought that was a great idea for these three books that I’ve finished but haven’t yet reviewed! So, thanks…

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Review: The Dressmaker’s Dowry by Meredith Jaeger

By on February 9, 2017

Why: I love historical fiction. That pretty much sums up my answer to why I read a majority of the books I do! However, I also have a love…