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What Friends Do by C E Shields

For the contemporary square of Indiecember, I chose What Friends Do by C E Shields. 13 year old Debbie is terrified on her first day of High School (Secondary School in Ireland) until she meets outgoing Antoinette. They becoming friends, and Antionette brings color and laughter to Debbie’s life. They form a strong bond, but… Continue reading What Friends Do by C E Shields

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There and Never Ever Back Again: Diary of a Dark Lord by Jeff Mach

My book today completes the 30-60 reviews square on my Indiecember card. There and Never Ever Back Again: Diary of a Dark Lord is a series of essays, or diary entries, by the unnamed Dark Lord and the unnamed Chosen One who is tasked to kill her. Similarities are drawn to Tolkien’s work, both in… Continue reading There and Never Ever Back Again: Diary of a Dark Lord by Jeff Mach

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Stranger Paths by R.J Zarkani

Raghad Jabbar Zarkani grew up in Iraq, survived a war and now lives in the U.S. These are her poems. Divided into three parts; Part I Contains poems of her life in Iraq during wartime, her childhood experiences of Saddam Hussein and the way people treat her as an immigrant. Part II has poems that… Continue reading Stranger Paths by R.J Zarkani

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The Prophet Wars 2: Dead or Alive by Thomas Emson

Look at that cover! Perfect for the red square of Indiecember! Billy Kingdom may have escaped from Project 9:6, but Grigori is no where to be seen, and he’s captured by Lord Seven Blades, one of the crime lords who now run London. Meanwhile, Tawny has had the right and left hemispheres of her brain… Continue reading The Prophet Wars 2: Dead or Alive by Thomas Emson

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Strange Tales of the Macabre by E Reyes

For The Nightmare Before Xmas square of Indiecember I chose Strange Tales of the Macabre by E. Reyes. This collection of 15 horror short stories contains strange things that smile in the night, creep up on you and pretend to be your loved ones; as well as ghosts, clowns, zombies and deranged killers. Some of… Continue reading Strange Tales of the Macabre by E Reyes