Tag Archives: LTMG

A Scandal in Scarborough – Stuart Fortey

What a strange book. What a very odd book indeed. The premise is that Sidney Paget is the illustrator of the Sherlock Holmes stories in the Strand (true), a job he received accidentally – the publishers intended to hire his … Continue reading

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Miss Landon and Aubranael – Charlotte E. English

Miss Landon and Aubranael fell through the cracks, and I regret that. I read it – quite a while ago, in fact – and I enjoyed it – very much, in fact. But somehow I never wrote a word of … Continue reading

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Fly Me to the Moon – Mindy Klasky

Mindy Klasky is one of those writers who plays tricks on my brain. She was on my List (the roll of authors to follow and keep track of), but I had to go check and remind myself of what it … Continue reading

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The Lightness of Dust – M.L. Weaver

“Follow the thread as mortal cares scatter with The Lightness of Dust.” This was a strange one. I received it as a LibraryThing member giveaway (thank you), and had some trouble getting my hands on it (my fault, I’m sure), … Continue reading

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Armored Hearts – Pauline Creeden & Melissa Turner Lee (LTMG)

Why do I keep doing this to myself? After some of the encounters I’ve had with self-published authors, not to mention the dreck I’ve read for Netgalley and LibraryThing giveaways and because I got it free on Ammie, why do … Continue reading

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Nick the Lolt – Anthony M. Briggs, Jr.

I received this book from LibraryThing’s Member Giveaways in exchange for an honest review. And I am going to be honest. There’s something not bad buried deep in this mess. However, the mess includes wildly eccentric similes, amazingly awkward sentences, … Continue reading

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The Affairs of Harriet Walters, Spinster – C.M. Spencer

I received Harriet Walters through LibraryThing’s Member Giveaways in exchange for an honest review – thank you. I do hate giving these books low ratings; I always want to support self-published authors. I always root for the underdog. But I … Continue reading

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Through the Door – Jodi McIsaac

Usually as I read I make notes, either on the Word doc I write my reviews on or on actual paper with an actual pen. But on going through my list of books read this year, trying to see just … Continue reading

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Yseult – Ruth Nestvold

  For some reason it took me a long time to get into this LibraryThing Member Giveaway. Once in, I didn’t want to leave, for about half of it. The second half was another story – I didn’t much want … Continue reading

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Escaping Notice – Amy Corwin

This was a LibraryThing Member Giveaway, thank you. The story: After having been missing for years, the Peckham necklace has recently been found, and upon invitation to the Earl of Monnow’s ball Helen Archer begged to wear it there. And … Continue reading

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