Everless (Money Really is the Answer) | Book Review

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By: Sara Holland

# 1 in the Everless series | 366 pages | Pub. 2018

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Everless at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: 
  • Heroine: She’s no Nancy Drew
  • Dude: Ken cheated on Barbie right?
  • Brutality: The whole heart-eating thing was never confirmed…
  • Ew Factor: HPV Tea

Pairs Well With

Bloody Mary

  • 1/4 c tomato juice
  • 1.5 oz vodka
  • 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 3 dashes hot pepper sauce
  • Pinch of salt and dash of pepper
  • 1 cup ice cubes

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One Last Time (Taking Out the Trash) | Book Review

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By: Corinne Michaels

Standalone | 366 pages | Pub. 2018

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One Last Chance at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: 
  • Dude: Sam Rockwell with dad jokes 
  • Psycho Ex-Husband: Not quite Scott Peterson, but almost
  • Emotional: We only wanted to throw the book twice
  • Funny: Harry Potter pick-up lines… need we say more?

Pairs Well With

French Margarita

  • 2 oz tequila
  • 1 oz Grand Marnier
  • ½ oz each: lime juice, orange juice and sweet and sour ix
  • 1 oz Chambord

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Crown of Midnight (Blondie goes Beast Mode) | Book Review

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By: Sarah J. Maas

# 2 in the Throne of Glass series | 418 pages | Pub. 2013

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Crown of Midnight At a Glance

  • Overall Rating: 
  • Heroine: Lethal predator, cries on cue, woman of many talents
  • Emotional: Buckle up because this is a bumpy one
  • Brutal: Severed heads aren’t the worst part
  • Steaminess: broom closet

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Midnight Martini

  • 1.5 oz vodka
  • .5 oz coffee liqueur
  • .25 oz cinnamon syrup
  • Garnish: lemon twist.

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Darkest Night (Your Crazy Fixes My Crazy) | Book Review

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By: Gena Showalter

# 1 in the Lords of the Underworld Series | 389 pages | Pub. 2008

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Darkest Night at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: 
  • Dude: This tiger turns into a kitten
  • Steaminess: Hotter than the Underworld
  • Brutal: Let’s just say there is some blood
  • Emotional: It gets a little bumpy at the end

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Ambrosia

  • Ice
  • ¼ cup coconut rum
  • 2 tablespoons orange juice
  • 2 tablespoons pineapple juice
  • Grenadine

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Heart of Mist (Not Another Vomit Story) | Book Review

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By: Helen Scheuerer

# 1 in the Oremere Chronicles | 487 pages | Pub. 2017

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Heart of Mist at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: 
  • Dude: Deserves a Hermione Granger punch to the nose
  • Steaminess: Unless you count Bleak and her wine…no steam, just mist.
  • Emotional: “You’re my eyes, Dash” – BRB CRYING
  • Brutal: The only brutal part of this book was making us finish it

Pairs Well With

Misty Martini

  • 1.5 oz Absolut Citron
  • .75 oz Cointreau
  • .5 oz cranberry juice
  • .5 oz pomegranate syrup
  • 2 limes
  • Dry ice

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