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And What About College?: How Homeschooling Leads to Admissions to the Best Colleges & Universities
Cafi Cohen
Thinking, Fast and Slow
Daniel Kahneman
Existence
David Brin
Etiquette & Espionage
Gail Carriger
Flunking Sainthood: A Year of Breaking the Sabbath, Forgetting to Pray, and Still Loving My Neighbor
Jana Riess
Mathletics: A Scientist Explains 100 Amazing Things About the World of Sports
John D. Barrow
A Natural History of Dragons: A Memoir by Lady Trent
Marie Brennan
The Little Book of Market Myths: How to Profit by Avoiding the Investing Mistakes Everyone Else Makes
Kenneth L. Fisher
The Fellowship of the Ring
J.R.R. Tolkien
The Anti-Education Era: Creating Smarter Students through Digital Learning
James Paul Gee
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October 2013
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Another moving tale by Barbara Metzger. Some supernatural elements for a twist on the typical romance.Genie, widowed, friendl...
The Hourglass - Barbara Metzger
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October 2013
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Great fun,Loved how the bulk of the story was told in flashback. I didn't solve the last mystery before the author revealed i...
How I Met My Countess - Elizabeth Boyle
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October 2013
16
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Great fun, a bit predictable, best to read Foiled first.Aliera is back, with her foil, to battle the powers of darkness. Grea...
Curses! Foiled Again - Jane Yolen, Mike Cavallaro
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Perfectly fine writing, good plot, just not to my taste.
Seven Years to Sin - Sylvia Day
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Great premise, a fictional account suggested by the I Dream of Jeannie TV series. The backstory of genies dating back to Roma...
I Dream of Genies - Judi Fennell
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Not my favorite author, good characters, good plot, just a little too dark for me.
A Lady by Midnight - Tessa Dare
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Full of good examples of craft elements like alliteration, metaphor, voice, hyperbole, and point of view. Extensive list of r...
I Can Write Like That!: A Guide to Mentor Texts and Craft Studies for Writers' Workshop, K-6 - Susan Ehmann
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September 2013
29
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A wonderful enthralling tale that I stayed up half the night to read. Miss Celia Seaton is having a run of bad luck, her uncl...
The Amorous Education of Celia Seaton - Miranda Neville
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September 2013
25
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A great romp, another superb entry in the Lost Lords series. Miss Sarah Clarke-Townsend, twin to Mariah who is married to the...
Sometimes a Rogue (Lost Lords (Kensington)) - Mary Jo Putney
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September 2013
19
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Miranda Neville is turning into one of my favorite authors. This was an unpredictable Regency, the two protagonists sufficien...
The Dangerous Viscount - Miranda Neville
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September 2013
13
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Lots of fun, more fairy-tale like than many Regencies.Anthony Hurst, Duke of Kingsborough, falls in love at first sight with ...
The Trouble With Being a Duke - Sophie Barnes
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September 2013
12
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Not a favorite for me. I just didn't connect with Lady Lily or Julian Bellamy. This book resolves the lingering issues from t...
Three Nights with a Scoundrel - Tessa Dare
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September 2013
10
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Wonderful, moving, inspiring.Heroine: Rose Marlowe, part-time brothel worker, unhappy and stuck in a dead-end job. supporting...
Seven Nights to Forever - Evangeline Collins
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August 2013
30
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Matt Miller is one of the many former Clinton White House aides still active in politics. He's a centrist through and through...
The Tyranny of Dead Ideas: Letting Go of the Old Ways of Thinking to Unleash a New Prosperity - Matt Miller
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August 2013
29
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Crisscrossing romances is the approach of this novel. The opening scene is Sussex 2004, Colin and Eloise are in the midst of ...
The Passion of the Purple Plumeria - Lauren Willig
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