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Otherworld Secrets by Kelley Armstrong

Another fabulous collection of short stories by Kelley Armstrong! I cannot express enough about how much I love Armstrong's Women of the Otherworld world series!! From Bitten to 13 to Otherworld Chills, all of the stories of Kelley's are amazing! Fabulous plots, romance, kickass women, magic, the list goes on and on about why I… Continue reading Otherworld Secrets by Kelley Armstrong

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Thirteen by Kelley Armstrong

***SPOILER ALERT*** 13 is the last novel in the Women of the Otherworld series. If you haven't read the other books in the series and want to read them spoiler free, then you'll want to skip over this post. I absolutely loved 13. It was amazing! I felt that it was an excellent conclusion to… Continue reading Thirteen by Kelley Armstrong

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The Sky Weaver by Kristen Ciccarelli

The Sky Weaver is part of The Last Namsara series by Kristen Ciccarelli. This story follows the pirate Eris, and Dragon King Dax's Commandent Safire through Firgaard and the Star Isles. Eris has stolen from the King and escaped seemingly without a trace and Safire must try to hunt her down and capture her. The… Continue reading The Sky Weaver by Kristen Ciccarelli

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Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes

My boyfriend gave me this book for Christmas 2018. It wasn't a book or series that was even on my radar so it took me awhile to get around to reading it. I didn't want to take it back to the store as it is something that I would normally enjoy. And I did. Falling… Continue reading Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes

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Otherworld Nights by Kelley Armstrong

WARNING: Possible spoilers depending on which book you're currently reading in the Otherworld series. Otherworld Nights is a collection of short stories featuring the many characters of the Otherworld series. If you have read the whole series, then there won't be any surprises in the way of couples or reoccurring plot themes. I found this… Continue reading Otherworld Nights by Kelley Armstrong

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Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery

If you're Canadian (and maybe even if you're not), you probably recognize, and maybe even have read, this well known classic that I'm featuring today. And if you haven't read it, maybe you've seen the tv or movie adaptations. Today's book is one of my favourite classics, Anne of Green Gables. Anne of Green Gables… Continue reading Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery

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Wilderness Tips by Margaret Atwood

I don't know if you can tell by now or not, but you should be able to if you've been following my blog for awhile, I am a huge Margaret Atwood fan. Like HUGE. I definitely count her as one of my top 5 favourite authors. And the fact that she's Canadian makes her even… Continue reading Wilderness Tips by Margaret Atwood

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The Robber Bride by Margaret Atwood

Another fabulous read by one of my favourite authors. The Robber Bride is told from 3 different points of view, of 3 friends sharing their stories of how they each met a 4th friend and the impact that she had on their lives. It is also written in both the present, and in past flashbacks.… Continue reading The Robber Bride by Margaret Atwood

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Warlight by Michael Ondaatje

I haven't found another story by Michael Ondaatje that was quite like Running in the Family, but Warlight was another great one that I read by him. Set around the end of World War II, it follows a brother and sister who have lost their parents and are looking for them. They meet many different… Continue reading Warlight by Michael Ondaatje

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A House in the Sky by Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett

*trigger warning: r*pe, abuse* This is the chillingly true story of a Canadian journalist (Lindhout) who upon journeying to southern Somalia to report on the war there, was captured and held for ransom. It includes backstory leading up to her becoming a journalist, meeting the photographer who was kidnapped along with her, the abuse and… Continue reading A House in the Sky by Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett