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The Lying King by Alex Beard

The Lying King by Alex Beard

September 5, 2018 12:06 pm By Leave your thoughts

The Lying King, Alex Beard, Greenleaf Book Group - This thin and nicely illustrated volume looks like a children’s book, but the tale inside “The Lying King” offers a timely and uncanny resemblance to our current adult times.

Guilt by Amanda Robson

Guilt by Amanda Robson

April 18, 2018 8:59 am By Leave your thoughts

Guilt, Amanda Robson, Avon - Miranda and Zara Cunningham are twins, different in both looks and personality. Zara is a flighty, outgoing and artistic soul with a history of self-harm. Miranda, more stable and grounded, worries for her sister.

Winter Sisters by Robin Oliveira

Winter Sister by Robin Oliveria

April 2, 2018 5:33 pm By Leave your thoughts

Winter Sisters, Robin Oliveira, Random House - Robin Oliveira’s haunting thriller, “Winter Sisters,” loosely based on a 19th-century historic snowstorm that buried Albany, New York, also shines light on early 20th-Century age-of-consent and sexual-assault laws.

Limelight by Amy Poeppel

Limelight by Amy Poeppel

March 5, 2018 7:52 pm By Leave your thoughts

Book Review: Limelight, Amy Poeppel, Atria Books - Allison Brinkley, who has just moved from Dallas to New York City, gets a dose of big-city driving when she crashes into an unoccupied BMW while retrieving her child at school.