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About Julia


Hi everyone! This is Julia of The Broke and the Bookish, formerly blogging on my own at The Competitive Bibliomaniac.

I read mostly historical romance, but can often be found reviewing paranormal romance, young adult books (mostly distopian/fantasy), fantasy/sci-fi, classics, and the occasional non-fiction book about languages.




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Currently reading

Wanton Christmas Wishes
Eliza Lloyd, Samantha Kane, Kate Pearce, Monica Burns, Madelynne Ellis, Jess Michaels
The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm
Wilhelm Grimm, Jacob Grimm, Matthew R. Price, Noel Daniel
Progress: 21 %
I Love it When You Talk Retro: Hoochie Coochie, Double Whammy, Drop a Dime, and the Forgotten Origins of American Speech
Ralph Keyes
Progress: 28/271 pages
Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal
Christopher Moore
Progress: 42/420 pages

Just Finished Reactions: When Beauty Tamed the Beast by Eloisa James

When Beauty Tamed the Beast - James Griffin, Eloisa James

Better than the Cinderella one by far. I don't normally give 5 stars to romance novels but I really enjoyed this one. the characters were real flawed but lovable. the story was a fresh modernization on the beauty and the beast trope. maybe I am bias because I love the premise but I really enjoyed it. if you are bored with the normal historical but don't want to venture into another genre this is your book.

 

Originally posted on GR in Jun 2011