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Bearing an Hourglass
Piers Anthony
Peter the Great: His Life and World
Robert K. Massie
A Curse Dark As Gold - Audio Library Edition
Elizabeth C. Bunce
The Ocean at the End of the Lane: A Novel
Neil Gaiman
Les Misérables
Victor Hugo, Isabel Florence Hapgood
In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin
Erik Larson
Healing Trauma
Peter A. Levine
Tess Gerritsen's Rizzoli & Isles 8 Book Bundle: The Surgeon, The Apprentice, The Sinner, Body Double, Vanish, The Mephisto Club, The Keepsake, Ice Cold
Tess Gerritsen
Heartless - Gail Carriger The Parasol Protectorate strides mightily forward in it's fourth book. There's another dastardly plot that must be solved and Lady Alexia and friends are once again up to the task. One of the things I love about this series is that the over-the-top voice never lets up. I think if Carriger ever stopped to wink at her audience it would be ridiculous. Since she doesn't it's hilarious! Another thing I loved about Heartless is that it's heroine is pregnant. Very pregnant. I've found that when a women is pregnant in books it's generally glossed over. She's either in her early stages or it influences her minimally. Instead Carriger deals with all the inconveniences pregnancy brings without letting it slow down her characters. Serious kudos to her.