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dale-estey's picture
Feb.26.2010
That olde shibboleth that Wm. Shakespeare did not write the plays of Shakespeare rears its hoary head again. Zounds! Having Repeatedly Destroyed Earth, Emmerich Sets Sights on The Bard   Getty Images "2012," "The Day After Tomorrow," "Godzilla," "...
eugenia-kim's picture
Jan.17.2010
When Cory Aquino, backed by the uprising of the Filipino people’s “yellow power,” vanquished Ferdinand and Imelda Marcos, my in-laws lived in Manila. My father-in-law worked for an NGO, teaching management concepts to outlying village leaders. Though he had translators, he learned Tagalog and in...
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Jan.16.2010
January is YA Radio month on A Book and a Chat, with special guest throughout the month, not only authors but bloggers as well.  So what do you get if you cross the daughter of a spy with Jane Austen? One answer might be Sarah MacLean my guest on today's "A Book and a Chat". Sarah was...
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Aug.13.2009
Keta Diablo, Land of Falling Stars Buy From Ravenous Romance: http://www.ravenousromance.com/once-upon-a-time/land-of-falling-stars.php Review Date: 08/10/09 Score: 4.75 * 4.5 – 5 = Reviewer Top Pick, One of the best I have ever read Lifetime keeper! Reviewer Name: JennJ – SAPPHIRE BLOG, http...
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Aug.12.2009
CARNAL CRAVINGSBy Keta Diablo Buy From Dark Roast Presshttp://www.darkroastpress.com/cravings.php http://ketadiablo.blogspot.com/http://ketaskeep.blogspot.comhttp://www.twitter.com/ketadiablo BLURB:Craven and Anthony find themselves in a cauldron of trouble while spying on Beresford Hall. A man...
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Jul.29.2009
Given the continuing surge in historical fiction’s popularity, backlash was inevitable. First, it was an article in the UK Guardian, in which certain historians bemoaned the success of historical novelists, which in turn has lowered historical nonfiction’s profile and their own advances, and even...
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Jul.28.2009
I did not grow up with Goldilocks and the Three Bears, though I read the book. Little Red Riding Hood was introduced to me at a sleepover, and if I remember correctly, I thought it was “okay fun.” The stories in my childhood were stark, but always told with tenderness and humor. My mother was the...
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Jun.02.2009
Dark of the Sun: A Novel of Saint-Germain by Chelsea Quinn Yarbro My review rating: 4 of 5 starsFans of Saint-Germain will be absolutely delighted at this addition to the saga of the legendary vampire. It is the year 535 AD and Saint-Germain, aka Zangi-Ragozh, is a successful merchant in...
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Apr.14.2009
 Five-Star Review and Pick of the Week at Crave More Romance ReviewsDecadent DeceptionsBy Keta Diablo Noble Romance: http://tiny.cc/m5EEj A 2008 Molly Contest finalist/Erotica Historical The reading of a will is never a happy time, but for Olivia Breedlove it is certain disaster. Tired of her...
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Apr.04.2009
  Character Quotes From Land of Falling Stars “Let me tell you something, Sophia, only the dead have seen the end of the war.” “Take the letter to her, Gavin. Promise me. Tell Sophia . . . tell her I’ll wait for her in the Land of Falling Stars.” “I’ve lost everything, my family, everything we...