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Review: Beastly Bones by William Ritter

So, I wasn’t lying when I said I ordered the second book in the series immediately after finishing Jackaby. In 1892, New Fiddleham, New England, things are never quite what they seem, especially when Abigail Rook and her eccentric employer, R. F. Jackaby, are called upon to investigate the supernatural. First, members of a particularly…… Continue reading Review: Beastly Bones by William Ritter

books · Contemporary · historical fiction · review

Review: Jackaby by William Ritter

I don’t often read books that are newly written, it’s not like I’ve got anything against it, but I just don’t read it. But then I came across Jackaby. Ok, it’s historical fiction, but it did intrigue me. Newly arrived in New Fiddleham, New England, 1892, and in need of a job, Abigail Rook meets…… Continue reading Review: Jackaby by William Ritter

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Review: the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

I bought this book on the airport on my way to Carins. I was 17 at the time, and this book has left an impression on me. I’m 22 now and this book STILL has a special place in my heart. The book is about Juliet, a newspaper columnist. One day she receives a letter…… Continue reading Review: the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

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Book Review: How to Kill your Husband by Kathy Lette

Always wanted to kill your significant other? Want to know what to do if you ever got suspected of doing so? Then How to Kill your Husband (and other handy household hints) is a good read for you.   Lately all I’ve been talking about is “old” books. About history or actually written in a…… Continue reading Book Review: How to Kill your Husband by Kathy Lette