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The Eighth Day by Mitsuyo Kakuta

Title: The Eighth Day Author: Mitsuyo Kakuta Published: 1 May 2010 Publisher: Kodansha Rating: 4/5 The year is 1985. Kiwako is an ordinary office worker, in love with a married man, until an unwanted abortion causes her to snap. She kidnaps her lover’s six-month-old baby and runs away with her, eventually taking refuge in an… Continue reading The Eighth Day by Mitsuyo Kakuta

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The Duke of Lies… A Review

Title: The Duke of Lies Author: Darcy Burke Publisher: Darcy Burke Publishing Published: 29 May 2018 Rating: 4/5 Goodreads Summary Verity Beaumont has suffered domineering men most of her life, first with her father and then with her husband. Free from both men, she has finally found peace. Even meeting a kind and hard-working gentleman… Continue reading The Duke of Lies… A Review

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Breathless… Review

Title: Breathless Author: Celeste Bradley & Susan Donovan Published: 12 June 2018 Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Source: Netgalley Rating:  4/5 Goodreads synopsis She was “the Swan.” London’s premiere courtesan. Men want to be with her. Women loathe her success and yet admire her beauty, her riches, her independence. But when the jealous wife of her… Continue reading Breathless… Review