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100 Pages A Day...Stephanie's Book Reviews

I absolutely love historical fiction and read a lot of it; I love to learn history this way.  I also enjoy reading science fiction, fantasy, horror, thriller and non-fiction science.

May 2018
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May 2018
text: Cocoa Beach
Virginia Fortescue bravely maneuvered her Red Cross ambulance through artillery fire and nighttime rescues during World War I...
Cocoa Beach: A Novel - Beatriz Williams
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May 2018
London, 1887. Veronica wields her butterfly net and a sharpened hatpin with equal aplomb. She thwarts her own abduction with ...
I enjoyed my visit to Africa and reading about Precious Ramotswe and how she came to start her detective agency. I loved read...
May 2018
The library didn’t have the book I wanted, so I picked up How To Stop Time instead. I started reading a Matt Haig novel befor...
reviewed: Trouble in Glamour Town
Rosie Paige is an actress in 1926. She has been pushed into the rush of 1920's Hollywood by her mother, Beatrice who believe...
Trouble in Glamour Town - S.R. Mallery
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May 2018
A year in the life of a raccoon, particularly a female, is challenging and then there are the kits one must raise and teach t...
Lynn and MbD's exchange about elephants reminded me of Beryl Markham's comments on the subject in West With the Night, which ...
May 2018
reviewed: The Deadliest Sport
Miriam bat Issac lives in Alexandria in the first century CE. She is awaiting the return of her twin brother, Binyamin as he...
The Deadliest Sport - June Trop
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reviewed: All the Way to Italy
Little has grown up in San Francisco, but is a native of Italy. For a good portion of her childhood she was raised by her Aun...
All the Way to Italy - Flavia Brunetti
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reviewed: Owen: Book One of the Tudor Trilogy
After the Welsh revolt of Owain Glyndŵr, Owen Tudor is taken into the English Court as a servant. He soon finds himself app...
Owen: Book One of the Tudor Trilogy - Tony Riches
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