Tag Archives: Julie Ann Long

Reading Validation: When Do We Need It?

I’m happy to say my reading slump may be over, but I’m also now a bit puzzled. The book that got me out of it is Julie Ann Long’s How the Marquess Was Won.  I read it in a delicious … Continue reading

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And What About the Bad Girls?

Sandy’s recent blog entry about Bad Boys made me think of the Bad Boy’s counterpart, the Bad Girl. To qualify as a Bad Girl, it’s not enough for a heroine to simply be strong, independent and kick-ass. No, like her … Continue reading

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