Tag Archives: never saw it coming

Firstlife – Gena Showalter

Everlife, book one ONE CHOICE. TWO REALMS. NO SECOND CHANCE. Tenley “Ten” Lockwood is an average seventeen-year-old girl…who has spent the past thirteen months locked inside the Prynne Asylum. The reason? Not her obsession with numbers, but her refusal to … Continue reading

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Jane Two – Sean Patrick Flanery

A young Mickey navigates through the dense Texas humidity of the 70s and out onto the porch every single time his Granddaddy calls him, where he’s presented with the heirloom recipe for life, love, and manhood. But all the logic … Continue reading

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Deerskin – Robin McKinley

As Princess Lissla Lissar reaches womanhood, it is clear to all the kingdom that in her beauty she is the image of her dead mother, the queen. But this likeness forces her to flee from her father’s lust and madness; … Continue reading

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The Girl Who Played With Fire – Stieg Larsson

Millenium, book two (and OMG, there’s a FOURTH book now?!) Mikael Blomkvist, crusading journalist and publisher of the magazineMillennium, has decided to run a story that will expose an extensive sex trafficking operation between Eastern Europe and Sweden, implicating well-known … Continue reading

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Shut Up, Stop Whining, and Get a Life – Larry Winget

Book five of the TBR Tackle. One third of the way there! This is not your typical self-help book. You won’t find any motivational platitudes or cute business parables here. This is more of a “get off your butt and … Continue reading

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Misery – Stephen King

Ha! Told you I had something in the works! This one marks book two towards my goal of 15 in the TBR Tackle…I need to get a move on! Misery Chastain was dead. Paul Sheldon had just killed her – … Continue reading

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Captain Corelli’s Mandolin – Louis de Bernieres

Captain Corelli’s Mandolin is set in the early days of the second world war, before Benito Mussolini invaded Greece. Dr Iannis practices medicine on the island of Cephalonia, accompanied by his daughter, Pelagia, to whom he imparts much of his … Continue reading

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