Book Review: An Echo in the Darkness

Francine River's second installment of the Mark of the Lion series left me feeling happy and moved. I would say most of my interest began about half way through the book. The first book in the series left us with Hadassah "dead?" So I quickly picked up this one to have my suspicions confirmed. Rating: …

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Book Review: The Beautiful Pretender

“The Beautiful Pretender” is a medieval fairy-tale retelling of Beauty and the Beast and the Princess and the Pea and is the second book in the Thornbeck series. Rating: 5/5 Melanie Dickerson chooses to narrate the book through both of the main characters, Avelina and Reinhart. Every couple of chapters the perspective switches; and I …

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