Book recommendations from my READ pile

The biggest book surprise for me this year was Tanya Huff’s Enchantment Emporium. It was a breath of fresh air from all of the urban fantasy I’ve been reading. There were no PIs, no detectives, no James Bonds. Just a girl inheriting a store, taking on some dragonlords, and banging her second cousins. (That ‘s’ was not a typo; it does make sense, as they use sex magic). I adored this book. I fell in love with Jane Glatt’s Unguilded this year. Such a beautifully uplifting book. After so many books of the hero having to make the Hard Choices ™, it was nice to read...
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Introductory Fantasy Book Recommendations

Poison Study by Maria V. Synder This was an adorable book. Yelena was such a sweetie and I liked her ongoing attempts to improved herself and be her own rescuer. The romance was…okay, you need to really not think about it too much. If we just set aside the wildly inappropriateness of it all, they are so cute together. The addition of the ghost haunting her was a nice touch to the story, adding to the despair she often feels. The first person POV and easy language makes for a really good introduction to the S&S/high fantasy style for those who are used to reading contemporary settings.  ...
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Read the first 3 chapters of ‘The Demons We See’

Status Quo Lady Acardi’s Summer Residence Southern Cartossa     He listened helplessly as the royal guards stormed into the great foyer of the estate. Crammed into a hidden corridor with six other mages, he couldn’t help their protector if any of them were found. So they all waited, listened, and hoped. Lady Acardi spoke first. “General, why have you barged into my home uninvited?” General Bonacieux’s voice was loud and unyielding. “By the authority of Queen Portia and the Holy Cathedral, you are accused of being an elemental witch.” One of the mages behind him gasped. Walter kicked her in...
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Sorry for the mess

I’ve had to do a fresh install of my website and wipe all of my content, so I’m slowly getting everything back up and running. If you need anything, contact me on Facebook or Twitter. Thanks so much, Krista
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