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Crime Mystery

The Ruin – Dervla McTiernan

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October 12, 2018

Dereliction

The Ruin is a fantastic crime murder mystery with multiple fascinating plot threads that the brilliantly drawn characters get to weave in and out of. Each and every character adds intriguing suspicion, hidden agendas and background to the story. The plotting is very clever and delicate layers of deceit from…


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Business Personal Development

12 Startup Success Secrets – Eddie Yu

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October 10, 2018

Insight

This could be the book that changes your life. It is written with passion, empathy, knowledge and direction. It has a purpose that puts you into the driving seat of starting and growing an internet business. Get the foundations right from the start and the business functions can be…


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Literary Fiction

Swan Song – Kelleigh Greenberg-Jephcott

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October 10, 2018

Exposé
“Oh Truheart. You little motherfucker. What have you done?! That’s before she reads the worst of it … When she gets to the bloodstained sheets, she fumbles for the phone. Babe answers on the first ring. ‘Well?’ ‘I feel like I just got punched in the gut.’ ‘Yes, but…


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Fantasy

The White Globe – Lawrence Nysschens

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October 8, 2018

Cryptic

The White Globe is a strange book brought to you from the highly dexterous mind of Lawrence Nysschens. Within this cryptic story, we deal with reality and an abstract imagined existence, wondering if what exists within the White Globe is a dream, hallucinations, a supernatural parallel dimension OR is it…


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Literary Fiction

Anything Is Possible – Elizabeth Strout

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October 6, 2018

Fragile 

Elizabeth Strout has written a remarkable book that communicates 9 different, but intertwined stories. There are various fascinating threads running between each story and the dialogue is superbly written to create a telling glimpse into the characters’ lives. Anything is Possible presents a wonderful range and balance between character variety, believability…


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Nonfiction

Love is the Answer, God is the Cure – Aimee Cabo Nikolov

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October 3, 2018

I found this book so compelling, that once I had started I couldn’t put the book down until I had read the last sentence.

The life and experiences of Aimee, portrayed in the book, seem to be a continuum of troughs with very few peaks except towards the end of…


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Nonfiction

Love is the Answer, God is the Cure – Aimee Cabo Nikolov

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October 2, 2018

Conviction

Love is the Answer, God is the Cure is a story of how a young girl, Aimee Nogues, from age seven until her marriage to Bobbie in 2000, suffered physical, sexual and psychological abuse from those closest to her. It is a story of immense pain, deep despair, and emotional…


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Fantasy

Leap of Faith – Joshua Rem

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October 1, 2018

Transfiguration

Leap of Faith is the first book of the Rufino Factor Series by Joshua Rem and it’s based in the fantasy land of Nyobi. Nyobi is a peninsula nation which is home to various mythical beings including vampires, druids, dwarves, trolls and humans. All is not well in the kingdom,…


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Historical Fiction

The Monastery Murders – E.M. Powell

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September 26, 2018

Exigency

The Monastery Murders is the second masterful book in the Barling and Stanton series, from E.M. Powell. It is a novel full of rich characters, a scintillating murderous plot and a backdrop truly immersed in medieval, 12th century England.

Fairmore Abbey is a monastery of the Cistercian Order located in a…


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Historical Fiction Mystery

The King’s Justice – E.M. Powell

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September 23, 2018

Incorrigible

The King’s Justice is an intriguing and perplexing historical murder mystery based in England during King Henry II’s reign in 1176. Henry II is responsible for much of the current legal system in the UK, and introduced travelling Royal Justices to cover 6 geographical circuits in England, each circuit with…

Peter Donnelly
Ireland

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