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Debbie's Spurts

Just an avid reader. Mostly SF/Fantasy, some hobbies, paranormal, urban fantasy and lighter, fluffier things.


Currently reading

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking
Samin Nosrat, Wendy MacNaughton
Bring Me Their Hearts
Sara Wolf
House of Earth and Blood
Sarah J. Maas
A Selection of Designs inspired by Iznik & Delft Pottery in Cross Stitch: 16 stunning floral cross stitch designs
Durene Jones
Ain't Love a Witch?
Dakota Cassidy
Progress: 1 %
The Old Witcheroo
Dakota Cassidy
Gemina (The Illuminae Files)
Jay Kristoff, Amie Kaufman
Progress: 100 %
The Dragonbone Chair
Tad Williams
Progress: 14 %

Favorite Book Quotes

"Never interrupt your enemy while he is making a mistake"— Lois McMaster Bujold







January New Releases, Week 5 (Jan. 26-31)

Up From the Grave - Jeaniene Frost Tiger Shrimp Tango - Tim Dorsey The Silence of the Library - Miranda James The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe - David I. Kertzer Into the Still Blue - Veronica Rossi The Bride Says No - Cathy Maxwell Shadow Ops: Breach Zone - Myke Cole At the River's Edge - Mariah Stewart Breakaway - Jeff Hirsch An Officer and a Spy - Robert Harris

Sources:  Fictfact,  Dear Author, and Bookreporter.


Monday, January 27:


Convincing Rowena by Tara Rose (#6 in Passion Peak, Colorado)
Death Defying by Nina Croft (#3 in Blood Hunter)


Tuesday, January 28:


A Case of Possession by KJ Charles (#2 in Charm of Magpies)
At the River's Edge by Mariah Stewart (#7 in Chesapeake Diaries)
Blindfolded Innocence by Alessandra Torre (#1 in Innocence)
Breach Zone by Myke Cole (#3 in Shadow Ops)
Breakaway by Jeff Hirsch (#2 in 39 Clues: Unstoppable)

The Bride Says No by Cathy Maxwell (#1 in Brides of Wishmore)
Burn for Me by Cynthia Eden (#1 in Phoenix Fire)

Call Me Burroughs: A Life by Barry Miles

Cider Brook by Carla Neggers (#3 in Swift River Valley)

The Cowboy of Valentine Valley by Emma Cane (#4 in Valentine Valley)

Crimson Veil by Yasmine Galenorn (#15 in Sisters of the Moon - Otherworld)

The Fast and the Frozen by Geronimo Stilton (#4 in Geronimo Stilton Cavemice)

From Texas with Love by Dan Gutman (#4 in Genius Files)
Gizmo by Ellen Miles (#32 in Puppy Place)
Going Twice by Sharon Sala (#2 in Forces of Nature)
Her Dark Curiosity by Megan Shepherd (#2 in The Madman's Daughter)
Home to Seaview Key by Sherryl Woods (#2 in Seaview Key)

I Shall Be Near to You by Erin Lindsay McCabe 
Infinite by Jodi Meadows (#3 in Newsoul)
Into the Still Blue by Veronica Rossi (#3 in Under the Never Sky)
Known Devil by Justin Gustainis (#3 in Occult Crimes Unit)

The Last Enchantments by Charles Finch
Lunch Lady and the Schoolwide Scuffle by Jarrett J Krosoczka (#10 in Lunch Lady)
Magic Possessed by Jaime Rush (#2 in Hidden)

My Life in Middlemarch by Rebecca Mead

An Officer and a Spy by Robert Harris 

The Orphan Choir by Sophie Hannah

The Pawnbroker by David Thurlo and Aimee Thurlo

The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe by David I. Kertzer
My Sweetest Escape by Chelsea M. Cameron (#2 in My Favorite Mistake)

The Paris Plot by Tracy Grant (#6.5 in Charles and Melanie Fraser)
Protector by Diana Palmer (#39 in Long Tall Texans)
Reaper's Legacy by Joanna Wylde (#2 in Reapers MC)

Ripper by Isabel Allende
Romancing the Duke by Tessa Dare (#1 in Castles Ever After)
Secret by Brigid Kemmerer (#4 in Elemental)
Seeking Her by Cora Carmack (#3.5 in Losing It)
Shoreline Drive by Lily Everett (#2 in Sanctuary Island)

The Silence of the Library by Miranda James (#5 in Cat in the Stacks Mystery)
Slow Seduction by Cecilia Tan (#2 in Struck by Lightning)
Someone Like You by Addison Moore (#2 in Someone to Love)
Texas Hold 'Em by Christie Craig (#3 in Hotter in Texas)
That Touch of Magic by Lucy March (#2 in Nodaway Falls)

This Dark Road to Mercy by Wiley Cash
Tiger Shrimp Tango by Tim Dorsey (#17 in Serge Storms)
Timestorm by Julie Cross (#3 in Tempest)

The Unbound by Victoria Schwab (#2 in The Archived)
Uninvited by Sophie Jordan (#1 in Uninvited)
Up From the Grave by Jeaniene Frost (#7 in Night Huntress)
Who's Wife Extraordinaire Now by Kiki Swinson (#4 in Wife Extraordinaire)
Why Earls Fall in Love by Manda Collins (#2 in Wicked Widows)
Wicked After Midnight by Delilah S Dawson (#3 in Blud)
Wulfe Untamed by Pamela Palmer (#8 in Feral Warriors)


Wednesday, January 29:


Thursday, January 30:


The Chilling Change Of Air by Nicola Claire (#3 in Elemental Awakening)

Fire by Sara B. Elfgren (#2 in The Engelsfors Trilogy)
Lust & Faith by Selene Chardou (#3 in Scarlet Fever)
Red Man Down by Elizabeth Gunn (#5 in Sarah Burke)
Sweet Rome by Tillie Cole (#2 in Sweet Home)


Friday, January 31:


The Wounded by Lauren Nicolle Taylor (#3 in The Woodlands)






My roundup of January 2014 new releases:

Week 1 - Week 2 - Week 3 - Week 4 - Week 5


My roundup of December new releases:

Week 1 - Week 2 - Week 3 - Week 4 - Week 5


My roundup of November new releases:

 Week 1 - Week 2 - Week 3 - Week 4 - Week 5