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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: What a Gentleman Wants by Caroline Linden

What a Gentleman Wants - Caroline Linden

A good romance. Written well. enjoyable characters. LOVED the fact that the heroine speaks her mind and instead of the big problem being the misunderstanding there was an awesome plot. I also loved the fact that there was a point where the story could have gone the "No, I can't tell him what I think. He obviously doesn't love me so I will suffer in silence route" like so many romance novels do, but instead the heroine pretty much says "What's the worst that could happen?" It was very refreshing!

 

Originally posted on GR in Jan 2011