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Recent Posts

Death Valley Hideout by Dana Mentink – Book Review

Death Valley Hideout by Dana Mentink – Book Review

I’ve enjoyed getting to know the Duke family through the Desert Justice series. Death Valley Hideout is Willow’s story, though with this close-knit family, that only means that she has a little more air-time than her protective brothers and cousin. While I enjoy stories with strong heroines, I’m partial to […]

Mordizan by Alyssa Roat – Book Review

Mordizan by Alyssa Roat – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
March 17, 2022
Book Reviews

I confess to loving young adult fantasy, though it has been years since I was a young adult. Reading Wraithwood, the first in The Wraithwood Trilogy, was a delightful experience and I have been waiting to read more. I was not disappointed! Mordizan is full of surprises, with plenty of […]