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Corrupted by Lisa Scottoline

Corrupted by Lisa Scottoline is a captivating lawyer story through and through.  So much so that I read all 500+ pages in less than two days. What I disliked: I disliked the romance.  It was in there for a purpose, but it kind of rolled off like my 90 year old granny describing a tryst… Continue reading Corrupted by Lisa Scottoline

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Don’t Go by Lisa Scottoline

I picked up "Don't Go" by Lisa Scottline about a year ago thinking it was a romance.  It was not, but it was so much  more.  I loved this book, as agonizing and real as it was to suffer through life with the character, I would read it again in a heartbeat. What I disliked:… Continue reading Don’t Go by Lisa Scottoline

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Wired by Julie Garwood

"Wired" by Julie Garwood is a romantic suspense.  My favorite kind.  This one leaned a bit more on the suspense end of things, but I'll take it nonetheless. What I disliked: I disliked the awkwardness of the female lead; I prefer strong female leads.  I think the author was relating to the younger awkward audience… Continue reading Wired by Julie Garwood

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Two Weeks Notice

"Two Weeks Notice" by Whitney G. is a fun office romance story with a frustratingly lovable boss and a sassy and smart assistant. What I disliked: I disliked adding a kid into the mix.  Why do great stories always do this!?!? What I liked: I liked how incredibly outgoing the female lead is.  She's lovably outrageous. … Continue reading Two Weeks Notice

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Book Ughs

You know, sometimes a free book falls in your lap and you just gotta give it a try.  Sometimes I am surprised by a total win.  Other times I get a lackluster feeling of ambivalence and am unable to finish a book. I listed a few of my Ughs below.  By no means does this… Continue reading Book Ughs