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HOW TO SAVE THE WORLD (SUPERHEROES ANONYMOUS, BOOK #3) BY LEXIE DUNNE: BOOK REVIEW

How to Save the World Superheroes Anonymous, Book #3 By Lexie Dunne ISBN-13: 9780062471703 Author’s Website: http://www.dunnewriting.com/   Brought to you by OBS reviewer Omar Summary: In the third book of Lexie Dunne’s action-packed Superheroes Anonymous series, Hostage Girl returns once again to save the world. Gail Godwin—once so famous … Continue reading

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Author : Caro
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EINSTEIN’S BEACH HOUSE BY JACOB M APPEL: BOOK REVIEW

Einstein’s Beach House By Jacob M Appel ISBN13: 9780984940585 Author’s Website: http://jacobmappel.com Review brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra   Synopsis: A couple adopt a depressed hedgehog; a mother is seduced by the father of her daughter’s imaginary friend; a man kidnap’s his ex-wife’s pet turtle. In eight tragicomic stories, … Continue reading

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THE SCAM (FOX AND O’HARE, BOOK #4) BY JANET EVANOVICH & LEE GOLDBERG: BOOK REVIEW

The Scam Fox and O’Hare, Book #4 By Janet Evanovich & Lee Goldberg ISBN# 9780345543165 Author’s Websites: http://www.evanovich.com/ & http://www.leegoldberg.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Heidi Kate and Nick are back in the fourth installment of the Fox and O’Hare series.  This time they’re trying to take down a … Continue reading

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MRS. KAPLAN AND THE MATZOH BALL OF DEATH BY MARK REUTLINGER: BOOK REVIEW

    Mrs. Kaplan and the Matzoh Ball of Death  By Mark Reutlinger   ISBN# 9780553393392  Author’s Website:  http://www.markreutlinger.com/  Brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra Synopsis: Everyone knows that Rose Kaplan makes the best matzoh ball soup around—she’s a regular matzoh ball maven—so it’s no surprise at the Julius and Rebecca … Continue reading

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THE GLORKIAN WARRIOR EATS ADVENTURE PIE (THE GLORKIAN WARRIOR) BY JAMES KOCHALKA: GRAPHIC NOVEL REVIEW

    The Glorkian Warrior Eats Adventure Pie By James Kochalka ISBN# 9781626723 Author’s Website:  glorkianwarrior.com Brought to you by OBS reviewer Scott The Glorkian Warrior Eats Adventure Pie, a tie-in with the Glorkian Warrior video game on iOS, is a whimsical children’s, graphic tale. Done in a minimalist style … Continue reading

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THINGS GRAK HATES BY AUTHOR PETER J. STORY: EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW

  Open Book Society’s, reviewer Scott, is back with an all new interview this week. Here he chats with Peter J. Story author of THINGS GRAK HATES, in which they discuss the book, its verb tenses, points of view, characters, the tribe, and more. Enjoy!   Read our review for … Continue reading

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THINGS GRAK HATES BY PETER J. STORY: BOOK REVIEW

    Things Grak Hates By Peter J. Story Author’s Website:  http://peterjstory.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Scott Journey back to the early days of hunter-gatherer tribes and into the world of Grak. Within Things Grak Hates are all the fine points that go into an entertaining novel:  hatred, … Continue reading

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TEATIME WITH MRS. GRAMMAR PERSON BY BARBARA VENKATARAMAN: BOOK REVIEW

  Teatime with Mrs. Grammar Person By Barbara Venkataraman Brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra Synopsis: Fear not, Gentle Writer, Mrs. Grammar Person is here and she has the answers to all of the questions you never thought to ask. As a dedicated and serious grammarian, she will do … Continue reading

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THE JOB (FOX AND O’HARE, BOOK #3) BY JANET EVANOVICH & LEE GOLDBERG: BOOK REVIEW

   The Job Fox and O’Hare  – #3 By Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg ISBN#9780345543127) Author’s Website: http://www.evanovich.com/  and  http://www.leegoldberg.com Brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra   Synopsis: Charming con man Nicolas Fox and dedicated FBI agent Kate O’Hare secretly take down world’s most-wanted and untouchable felons, next job Violante, … Continue reading

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THE JOB (FOX AND O’HARE, BOOK #3) BY JANET EVANOVICH & LEE GOLDBERG: BOOK REVIEW

    The Job Fox and O’Hare, Book #3 By Janet Evanovich & Lee Goldberg ISBN# 9780345543127 Evanovich’s Website: http://www.evanovich.com/ Goldberg’s Website: http://www.leegoldberg.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Heidi Kate and Nick’s arrangement to work together to put the bad guys away seems to be working out well.  That … Continue reading

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WILLFUL CHILD BY STEVEN ERIKSON: BOOK REVIEW

  Willful Child By Steven Erikson ISBN# 978076537489-9 Author’s Website:  http://www.stevenerikson.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Scott Just imagine the over the top comic narration of Doulas Adams (Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy) applied to the original Star Trek series and you’ll get the right idea about this book. … Continue reading

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SURVIVING HENRY: ADVENTURES IN LOVING A CANINE CATASTROPHE BY ERIN TAYLOR YOUNG: BOOK REVIEW

  Surviving Henry: Adventures in Loving a Canine Catastrophe By Erin Taylor Young ISBN# 9780800723569 Author Website: http://www.erintayloryoung.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Kayt Synopsis: You don’t always know what you’re getting into when you bring home a puppy. Enter Henry, a boxer who suffers from Supreme Dictator of the Universe … Continue reading

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HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY CRYING BY CAROL LEIFER: BOOK REVIEW

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying By Carol Leifer ISBN 1594746826 Author’s Website:  http://www.carolleifer.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Alina Beware of possible spoilers Synopsis:  For many years, television comedy was an exclusive all boys’ club—until a brilliant comedian named Carol Leifer came along, blazing a trail … Continue reading

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THE CHASE (O’HARE AND FOX, BOOK #2) BY JANET EVANOVICH AND LEE GOLDBERG: BOOK REVIEW

The Chase Fox and O’Hare, Book #2 By Janet Evanovich & Lee Goldberg ISBN# 9780345543080 Janet’s Website: http://www.evanovich.com/ Lee’s Website:  http://www.leegoldberg.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Heidi The pairing of FBI agent Kate O’Hare with international con man, Nicholas Fox, in order to fight crime in a less than … Continue reading

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THE HUMPTY DUMPTY TRAGEDY BY HERSCHEL COZINE: BOOK REVIEW

The Humpty Dumpty Tragedy By Herschel Cozine ISBN# 9781611874556 Brought to you by OBS reviewer Caro *Beware of possible Spoilers* Synopsis: Now, for the first time, the true story behind Humpty Dumpty’s fall. Was it an accident? Did the Nurseryland government try to cover it up? Nathaniel P. Osgood III, working … Continue reading

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YOU SUCK (A LOVE STORY, BOOK #2) BY CHRISTOPHER MOORE: BOOK REVIEW

You Suck A Love Story, Book #2 By Christopher Moore Review brought to you by OBS Staff member Heidi You suck is the second installment of Christopher Moore’s A Love Story series, which is his take on a vampire love story.  This series is its own animal; it can be … Continue reading

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OPAL FIRE (STACY JUSTICE MYSTERIES, BOOK #1) BY BARBRA ANNINO: BOOK REVIEW

Barbra Annino Opal Fire Stacy Justice Mysteries, Book #1 Review brought to you by OBS staff member Heidi In this debut novel of the Stacy Justice Gemstone Mystery series, we are introduced to Stacy who hails from a family of witches, but she has spent most of her life denying … Continue reading

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THE DEMON TRAPPER’S DAUGHTER (THE DEMON TRAPPERS, BOOK #1) BY JANA OLIVER: BOOK REVIEW

Jana Oliver The Demon Trapper’s Daughter The Demon Trappers, Book #1 Review brought to you by OBS Staff member Katie Summary: Riley Blackthorne just needs a chance to prove herself – and that’s exactly what the demons are counting on. Seventeen-year-old Riley, the only daughter of legendary Demon Trapper, Paul … Continue reading

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CHRISTOPHER MOORE’S VAMPIRE LOVE STORY CONTINUES WITH ‘BITE ME’

By Staff Member Rose Christopher Moore does not pen the typical vampire story. His characters are comical and fun as they are dark and intriguing. Perusing the local bookstore a year or so ago, I happened upon “You Suck” and was drawn to the open mouth, fang happy mouth graphic … Continue reading

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OBS PRESENTS: YOU ARE SO UNDEAD TO ME BY STACEY JAY – READALIKES

What is a readalike? It is a book that has a similar mood, subject, style, or tone to that of another book.  This time we are focusing on YOU ARE SO UNDEAD TO ME by Stacey Jay. Fifteen-year-old Megan Berry is a Zombie Settler by birth, which means she’s part-time … Continue reading

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