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Romance, Magic, & Royalty

The Ring & the Crown by Melissa De La Cruz. New York: Hyperion, 2014. In an alternate history where Merlin still protects the English monarchy, Marie-Victoire is heir to the most powerful empire in the world. Aelwyn Myrddyn, her childhood … Continue reading

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The Fallen Blade by Jon Courtenay Grimwood

In the early 15th century Venice of The Fallen Blade by Jon Courtenay Grimwood, no one is safe from the political ambitions of the ruling family – not even Giuliette, beautiful cousin of the Duke. She becomes a pawn in … Continue reading

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