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Book Review: A Perilous Undertaking (Veronica Speedwell) by Deanna Raybourn

Posted February 20, 2017 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 3 Comments
Book Review: A Perilous Undertaking (Veronica Speedwell) by Deanna Raybourn

A Perilous Undertaking is the sequel to Deanna Raybourn’s A Curious Beginning. Like the first novel, Veronica Speedwell and her partner Stoker find themselves tasked with solving yet another mystery. This time, however, the duo’s circumstances are much better. They are no longer fugitives on the run, but have found themselves working on a new museum project. Not […]

Book Review- Loving vs. Virginia: A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case by Patricia Hruby Powell

Posted January 27, 2017 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 4 Comments
Book Review- Loving vs. Virginia: A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case by Patricia Hruby Powell

Loving vs. Virginia: A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case by Patricia Hruby Powell is a beautifully written story about Richard and Mildred Loving’s fight to legalize their marriage. The story is told in verse and through historical documents from that time. We read as Richard and Mildred grow up together in Caroline County […]

Book Review: City on Edge (An Eve Rossi Novel) by Stefanie Pintoff

Posted November 14, 2016 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 0 Comments
Book Review: City on Edge (An Eve Rossi Novel) by Stefanie Pintoff

Stefanie Pintoff’s crime fighting heroine, Eve Rossi, is back for a new adventure in City on Edge. This time, Eve and her team must save the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade, and rescue the police Commissioner’s daughter from a deranged madman. With the clock ticking, Eve must figure out who she can trust and uncover the Commissioner’s secret […]

Book Review: Infinity (The Infinity Division) by Jus Accardo

Posted November 2, 2016 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 0 Comments
Book Review: Infinity (The Infinity Division) by Jus Accardo

I’ve been a fan of Jus Accardo’s writing ever since I discovered her Eternal Balance series. Her new series, The Infinity Division, is another science fiction hit. The story is about rebellious Kori, who’s dealing with her mother’s death, and trying to keep her family together. As the daughter of an Army general, it’s not always easy, but Kori […]

Book Review: Iron Cast by Destiny Soria

Posted October 14, 2016 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 4 Comments
Book Review: Iron Cast by Destiny Soria

Iron Cast by Destiny Soria is set in the early 20th century before prohibition. The story centers around what are known as “homopaths,” individuals whose blood gives them the ability to create illusions through art, but are dangerously affected by iron. Two best friends, Corinne and Ada, work for gangster Johnny Dervish in his club, the […]

Blog Tour: Neil (The Uncompromising Series) by Sybil Bartel

Blog Tour: Neil (The Uncompromising Series) by Sybil Bartel

Review Neil is the second novel in Sybil Bartel’s Uncompromising Series. While the first book featured hot, surfer Talon, this one is a complete 180 degree turnaround. Unlike snarky Talon, Neil is very quiet and kind of overbearing. Neil gives monosyllabic answers to almost every one of Arielle’s questions. He’s very forceful, and at times came off like […]

Book Review: The Devil’s Prayer by Luke Gracias

Book Review: The Devil’s Prayer by Luke Gracias

The Devil’s Prayer by Luke Gracias was a very suspenseful novel. The story centers around a young woman, Siobhan Russo, who discovers that the mother who abandoned her ran away to become a nun, and is now deceased. Distraught over her loss, Denise travels to Spain for closure and stumbles upon a dark conspiracy. Denise was a […]