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Paperback Perils: Throne of Jade

Title: Throne of JadeAuthor: Naomi NovikPublication Date: 2006Publishing House: Ballantine Books This is the second book in the Temeraire series and it has been sitting on my shelves for years. I’m glad to have finally read it. Read the review for the first book in the series here. Synopsis from Goodreads When Britain intercepted a

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Paperback Perils: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Title: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeAuthor: Mark HaddonPublication Date: 2003Publishing House: Doubleday I picked this book up a couple of years ago at a Half-Price Books sale and then it sat on my to read shelf. I’m glad that I decided to read it. Synopsis from Goodreads Christopher John Francis Boone

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Paperback Perils: The Hob’s Bargain

Title: The Hob’s BargainAuthor: Patricia BriggsPublication Date: 2001Publishing House: Ace Books A friend of mine introduced me to Patricia Briggs books in the form of the Mercy Thompson urban fantasy series. I picked this book up at my favorite used book store, Recycled Books, this January along with a few others. From Goodreads Hated and

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Paperback Perils: Almost Just Friends

Title: Almost Just FriendsAuthor: Jill ShalvisPublication Date: 2020Publishing House: HarperCollins Yes, I read a contemporary romance novel. I love fantasy but it can be really dark and I wanted an easy read that wasn’t as dark. I actually won Almost Just Friends in a book giveaway from Traveling with T. Make sure to check out

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Paperback Perils: The Time of Contempt

Title: The Time of ContemptAuthor: Andrzej Sapkowski, David French (Translator)Publication Date: 1995, 2013Publishing House: Orbit I listened to this book as an audiobook through the the library. If you can, support your local library. The Time of Contempt is the second book in The Witcher series after Blood of Elves. From Goodreads: Geralt is a

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Paperback Perils: The Library of Legends

Title: The Library of LegendsAuthor: Janie ChangPublication Date: 2020Publishing House: William Morrow The Library of Legends was actually my April 2020 book from Book of the Month. I highly suggest this monthly subscription box if you are interested in expanding what you read and don’t worry, if you don’t like the choices you can skip

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Paperback Perils: Mistborn -The Final Empire

Title: Mistborn: The Final EmpireAuthor: Brandon SandersonPublication Date: 2006Publishing House: Tor Books How have I only just now read this book? I actually borrowed the digital audio-book from the library and this book is fantastic and had me up until one and two in the morning. From Goodreads: Where ash falls from the sky, and

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Paperback Perils: Walk the Wild with Me

Title: Walk the Wild with MeAuthor: Rachel AtwoodPublication Date: 2019Publishing House: Daw Books, INC. It has been way too long since I posted a book review but I am back at it and back reading. This is a simple, magical story and it seemed to call to me. From Goodreads: In this new historical fantasy,

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Paperback Perils: Fate of the Fallen

Title: Fate of the FallenAuthor: Kel KadePublication Date: 2019Publishing House: TOR So this was my October 2019 Book of the Month… and I didn’t finish the book until after Christmas. And none of that is the book’s fault. The Shroud of Prophecy tests fate to discover what happens when the path of good and right,

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