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Last Stop

Last Stop

Title: Last Stop Author: Lou Harper Cover Artist: Lou Harper Publisher: Harper Books Buy link: Amazon.com (Second Edition) Genre: Contemporary Length: 211 pages Rating: 3.25 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Cryselle Review Summary: I wanted to become more involved with the characters than actually happened.
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Just His Type

Title: Just His Type Author: E.E. Montgomery Cover Artist: Anne Cain Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Buy Link: n/a Genre: Contemporary, Bittersweet Length: 28 pages Rating: 2 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Cryselle Review Summary: A shallow and unsympathetic MC would make me pull my hair out in frustration if I could be persuaded to care that much about him.
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Unsinkable

Title: Unsinkable Author: Paige Turner Cover Artist: Posh Gosh Publisher: Total e-Bound Buy Link: Amazon Genre: historical Length: 141 pages Rating: 3.75 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Cryselle Review Summary: A familiar setting with characters that didn’t entirely come off the page for me.
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Tommy’s Story

Tommy’s Story

Title: Tommy’s Story Author: AKM Miles Publisher: MLR Press Cover Artist: not listed Buy LinkBuy Link Tommy’s Story Genre: contemporary Length: 100 pages Rating: 3 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Cryselle Review Summary: A touching theme suffering from uneven writing and unbelievable dialog.
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Diversion (Diversion #1)

Diversion (Diversion #1)

Title: Diversion (Diversion #1) Author: Eden Winters Cover Artist: Trace Edward Zaber Publisher: Rocky Ridge Books Buy Link: Amazon.com Genre: Contemporary Length: 274 pages Rating: 5+ stars         A Guest Review by Cryselle Review Summary: A fast paced plot and witty writing, pitting one of the biggest smart-asses around against a vegetarian pharmacist who doesn’t take any lip.
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Hunting for Clay

Hunting for Clay

Title: Hunting for Clay Author: N.J. Nielsen Cover Artist: Deana C. Jamroz Publisher: MLR Press Buy link: Amazon.com Genre: contemporary Length: 24,000 words Rating: 2 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Cryselle Review Summary: Too many characters and issues with too little development in a style I couldn’t warm up to.
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Bitter Harvest

Bitter Harvest

Title: Bitter Harvest Author: Kim Knox Publisher: Carina Press Buy Link: Buy Link Bitter Harvest Genre: science fiction Length: 30,000 words Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Cryselle Review Summary: Underdeveloped science fiction and relationships plus overdeveloped innuendos make a fast-paced s/f flavored bit of erotica.
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The Starboard Sea

The Starboard Sea

Title: The Starboard Sea Author: Amber Dermont Cover Artist: n/a Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Buy Link: Buy Link The Starboard Sea: A Novel Genre: contemporary Length: 310 pages Rating: 4.75 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Cryselle Review Summary: A non-romance coming of age story of a wealthy young man, well-told but at times horrifying.
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