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The Younglings
Shadows & Magic
Helena M Craggs - 2021-09-13
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Humans have no idea what lurks in the shadows.Mortals don't expect to see supernaturals. Their minds rarely consider the possibility, even when it's staring them right in the face. I was one such person ... until I met my estranged father.Let me introduce myself. The name is Carter. Quinn Carter. A witty, laid-back, regular guy, who just happens to...
Claudia Oltean
@h_craggs This #book offer is a steal. Younglings: Shadows & Magic (book 1) and Youngling: Fire & Magic (book 2) are fun, entertaining and enthralling ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ #MustRead I highly recommend them and I’m not normally a supernatural, fantasy fan!! #ReadingCommunity      source
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The Life and Times of Clyde Kennard
Derek R. King - 2018-10-13
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In 1955, Clyde Kennard, a decorated army veteran, was forced to cut short the final year of his studies at the University of Chicago and return home to Mississippi due to family circumstances, where Kennard made the decision to complete his education. Yet still on the eve of the civil rights movement in America, Kennard's decision would be one of t...
Claudia Oltean
@DerekRKing2 How interesting, Derek @DerekRKing2 this is a ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ #mustread for anyone who cares about American history and civil rights. Outstanding work on this important #book, Derek!      source
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The Younglings
Fire & Magic
Helena M Craggs - 2022-06-06
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Protecting innocents in the mortal world is not a job to be taken lightly, and life for the Keepers is spiralling back to Crazyville. The Supernatural Council has their back, but it’s chaos out there.Stranded spirits, rogue vampires and demons are bad enough, and now merciless witch hunters are stalking Millie.Eve’s angelic blood is like a siren ca...
Claudia Oltean
@NinaIvAndrews Thanks dear Nina @NinaIvAndrews these ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ fantasy/supernatural books by H_Craggs are magic! #mustread      source
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The Adventures of Lady Ellen Montagu
An Irish Historical Romance Trilogy (3 Book Box Set)
J.G. MacLeod - 2021-06-15
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Sometimes a Duke's daughter must leave home to discover what truly matters.An Irish, historical-romance trilogy set in 19th-century Ireland and Canada.This swoon-worthy collection contains THREE, full-length, romance novels:Lady Ellen (Book 1)Two Paths (Book 2)New London (Book 3)The year is 1845. Enter Lady Ellen, newly introduced into society, fol...
Claudia Oltean
@jgmacleodauthor Jenn @jgmacleodauthor loved your Lady Ellen ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ #mustread trilogy. I started with the first book and gobbled all 3 up like a crazy binger (I am a crazy binger). First rate #historicalromance 🔥🔥🔥      source
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Simone LaFray and the Chocolatiers' Ball
S P O'Farrell - 2019-05-13
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Simone LaFray had never questioned one thing - the character of her father. A fourth generation chocolatier and proprietor of a world famous patisserie, in her eyes he could do no wrong. However, her eyes were trained to see everything that was wrong. A covert agent with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, this extraordinary 12-year-old was living a d...
Claudia Oltean
@SPOFarrell3 Great quote, Steve @SPOFarrell3 Luckily, your ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️Simone LaFray Mysteries are equally great for children and adults!! 🔥🔥 #mustread #booktwt      source
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The Second Life of Mirielle West
A Haunting Historical Novel Perfect for Book Clubs
Amanda Skenandore - 2021-07-27
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The glamorous world of a silent film star’s wife abruptly crumbles when she’s forcibly quarantined at the Carville Lepers Home in this page-turning story of courage, resilience, and reinvention set in 1920s Louisiana and Los Angeles. Based on little-known history, this timely book will strike a chord with readers of Fiona Davis, Tracey Lange, and M...
Claudia Oltean
Amanda @ARShenandoah it’s a fabulous and immersive book. I’ll do a review first chance. I learned a lot, laughed and cried with your so engaging, well-developed characters. Such a poignant story. Brava!      source
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Eyes of Morpheus
Kevin D. Miller - 2022-07-12
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Dr. Emily Grace is a renowned scientist and neurosurgeon. She is the creator of "The Promise of Lazarus" program―a revolutionary new cryonics program that offers hope and a promising future for the terminally ill.When Dr. Grace's marriage crumbles and she is diagnosed with a rare and fatal form of brain cancer, she must make an unthinkable decision...
Claudia Oltean
@SPOFarrell3 @halo_scot @laliaristo @tristanbtaylor Steve @SPO like most of #WritingCommunity I’m a serial reader & LOVED the last 2 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️#books I read: EYES OF MORPHEUS by Kevin D. Miller @HeartOfSteelBo1 THE SECOND LIFE OF MIRIELLE WEST by Amanda Skenandore @ARShenandoah      source
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Letters from Italy
A Transatlantic Love Story
Mario Dell'Olio - 2022-02-24
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Letters from Italy is a story of true love that spans an ocean. Against all odds, an orphaned girl and a young dreamer find solace in a romance sparked by a single photo and years of transatlantic letters. From a tiny Italian town in pre-WWII to New York City in her golden age, hopeful immigrants take a chance at living the American dream. Set on t...
Claudia Oltean
@DellOlioMario LOVE this book, Mario @DellOlioMario “Letters from Italy” is ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ plus, plus. #mustread #book #readingcommunity      source
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To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee - 2002-01-01 (first published in 1960)
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The unforgettable novel of a childhood in a sleepy Southern town and the crisis of conscience that rocked it, To Kill A Mockingbird became both an instant bestseller and a critical success when it was first published in 1960. It went on to win the Pulitzer Prize in 1961 and was later made into an Academy Award-winning film, also a classic.Compassio...
Claudia Oltean
Jo @joanne_paulson I agree with the brilliance of the book and movie. Sad to know it’s banned in some places. 🥺      source
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Coming About
Life In the Balance
Dr. Mario Dell'Olio - 2018-05-19
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A mid-life crisis, a sailing adventure, and a rescue at sea, Coming About tells a story of survival and inner-strength through a foundational loving relationship. Coming About is a memoir of Mario and Jim who, at 40, quit their jobs and sell their home in San Francisco to follow their dream. They buy a 50-foot sailboat and move to St. Thomas, Virgi...
Claudia Oltean
@DellOlioMario Mario @DellOlioMario your ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ book “Coming About” is such a wonderfully layered read…part spine-tingling high-seas adventure and part personal and universal truths and lessons. I highly recommend this book to everyone!!      source
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