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Shygirl: Reading After Midnight

I will read anything I can get my hands on. Seriously.

 Most books I read are reviewed for Harlequin Junkie, but I'll have an occasional independent or author requested review that I'll post.

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Nine of Stars: A Wildlands Novel
Laura Bickle
Primal Heat: A Paranormal Shapeshifter Werejaguar Romance (The Shadow Shifters)
A.C. Arthur

Analytical humor with a ton of charm

The Rosie Project - Graeme Simsion

“You consider the situation with Rosie to be the result of genetic compatibility?”
“You have such a way with words,” Gene said. “If you want to be a bit more romantic about it, I’d say you were in love.”
This was an extraordinary statement. It also made absolute sense.

You know when you finish a book, sigh happily, and just want to take a few moments to bask in the afterglow? Yeah. That was my exact reaction to The Rosie Project.


I don’t even know if I can put into words how much I came to adore Don and Rosie over the course of reading this book. Forgive me for referencing pop culture for a moment, but Don’s character reminded me of Sheldon Cooper on The Big Bang Theory, with his analytical stance on relationships. And his lack of understanding when it came to sarcasm.


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