Reviews by J. Augustine

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The Beautiful Pretender

The Beautiful Pretender

On 9/15 J. Augustine wrote: What a wonderful story! I think The Beautiful Pretender is my new favorite Melanie Dickerson novel! I think I fell in love with Avelina's wit and candor even faster than the Margrave did. This was one of those rare stories that I became so totally immersed in that I felt like I was right there experiencing ... Book Review - The Beautiful Pretender by Melanie Dickerson

J. Augustine's Rating:

5 Stars

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Curio

Curio

On 2/15 J. Augustine wrote: The fates of 2 worlds rest on her... OK, I'll admit it. I've never read a Steampunk novel before and have only seen one or two kids/YA movies. Definitely not my normal genre. But there was something about that green cover with the model in the red dress just kept pulling at me. I was totally impressed ... Book Review - Curio by Evangeline Denmark

J. Augustine's Rating:

4 Stars

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Whispers in the Reading Room

Whispers in the Reading Room

On 11/16 J. Augustine wrote: OK, so I've never read a Shelley Gray book before. But this one really caught my eye. First it was the delightfully mysterious cover, then it was the title, Whispers In The Reading Room, and the back cover blurb. It had everything I could want in a book; history, romance, mystery, and it featured a librarian ... Book Review - Whispers In The Reading Room by Shelley Gray

J. Augustine's Rating:

5 Stars

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Twisted Innocence

Twisted Innocence

On 4/2 J. Augustine wrote: I've been a fan of Terri Blackstock for years. I graduated from Nancy Drew straight into Terri's Cape Refuge series, I remember reading the first couple and then waiting, waiting, waiting, for the library to get each successive title. I am a confirmed fan and get excited each time I hear about a new ... Book Review - Twisted Innocence by Terri Blackstock

J. Augustine's Rating:

5 Stars

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The Princess Spy

The Princess Spy

On 12/16 J. Augustine wrote: Genre: Historical/Fantasy The Princess Spy Fairytale Retellings by Melanie Dickerson -From the back cover- A NEW SUITOR. A SHOCKING DISCOVERY Margaretha has always been a romantic and hopes her newest suitor, Lord Claybrook, is destined to be her one true love. ... Book Review - The Princess Spy by Melanie Dickerson

J. Augustine's Rating:

5 Stars

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Palace of Darkness

Palace of Darkness

On 10/14 J. Augustine wrote: Genre: Historical/Biblical Palace Of Darkness A Novel of Petra by Tracy L. Higley -From the back cover- IN AN ANCIENT CITY CARVED  FROM STONE, ONE DESPERATE YOUNG  WOMAN SEARCHES FOR PEACE– IN THE  CALM BEFORE THE ROMANS ATTACK. ... Book Review - Palace Of Darkness by Tracy L. Higley

J. Augustine's Rating:

5 Stars

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The Berenstain Bears God Shows the Way

The Berenstain Bears God Shows the Way

On 8/13 J. Augustine wrote: Genre: Children's The Berenstain Bears: God Shows The Way by Stan & Jan Berenstain with Mike Berenstain -From Amazon- Now in a convenient 3 stories in one collection, young readers will learn from the Berenstain Bears just how important it is ... Book Review - The Berenstain Bears: God Shows The Way by Stan & Jan Berenstain with Mike Berenstain

J. Augustine's Rating:

5 Stars

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Distortion

Distortion

On 3/26 J. Augustine wrote: Genre: Suspense Distortion Moonlighters Series book 2 by Terri Blackstock -From the back cover- A HUSBAND'S LIES CAN HAVE DEADLY CONSEQUENCES When Juliet Cole's husband of fifteen years is murdered before her eyes, she ... Book Review - Distortion by Terri Blackstock

J. Augustine's Rating:

5 Stars

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The Captive Maiden

The Captive Maiden

On 1/15 J. Augustine wrote: Genre: Historical/Fantasy The Captive Maiden by Melanie Dickerson -From the back cover- HAPPILY EVER AFTER...OR HAPPILY NEVERMORE? Gisela's childhood was filled with laughter and visits from nobles such as the duke and his young son. But since her father's death, each ... Book Review - The Captive Maiden by Melanie Dickerson

J. Augustine's Rating:

5 Stars

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