Cry of Metal & Bone
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Review: Cry of Metal & Bone – L. Penelope

Content warnings: Wow, what a ride! This book takes the foundation laid in the previous books and novellas and starts tying together many of the threads. I would strongly not recommend reading this without reading the previous books, and most certainly the previous novella. “Listen,” she said, “if someone doesn’t try to kill you at least once in your life,…

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Whispers of Shadow & Flame
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Review: Whispers of Shadow & Flame – L. Penelope

Content warnings: Moving on in my reread, to my favorite so far of the Earthsinger Chronicles – assassin vs her target! I’m not sure what it is about that trope that really pulls me, but it’s also one that can go wrong so quickly if the betrayal aspect isn’t handled well. That’s not an issue with this book, so I’m…

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Mr. Nice Guy
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Review: Mr. Nice Guy – Jennifer Miller and Jason Feifer

Content warning: First off – this is not a romance.  It’s lit fic about two characters who have sex with each other and then write articles about it, layered on top of a traditional “boy meets city” theme.  It’s a bit of mash-mash of several themes, and while some of them work, some of them most definitely don’t.  It, like…

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