From Lukov with Love (The Cutting Edge Meets Taming of the Shrew) | Book Review

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By: Mariana Zapata

Standalone | 493 pages | Pub. 2018

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From Lukov with Love at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: 
  • Dude: The closest to Evan Lycacek we will ever get
  • Girl: One meltdown away from Tanya Harding
  • Emotional: Hot guy + giant bunny = too many feels
  • Steaminess: There is a long fuse on this firework

Pairs Well With

The Gold Medal

  • 1 1/2 oz. Don Julio Blanco or kartel
  • 1/2 oz. Grand Marnier
  • 3/4 oz. Fresh lime juice and lemon juice
  • 1/2 oz. Orange infused syrup
  • 1/2 oz. Fresh orange juice

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Throne of Glass (Slay girl, slay!) | Book Review

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By: Sarah J. Maas

#1 in the Throne of Glass series | 404 pages | Pub. 2012

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Throne of Glass At a Glance

  • Overall Rating:  
  • Heroine: She’s So Vain – Carly Simon… but we LOVE her for it
  • Funny: I mean, I snorted once or twice
  • Ew Factor: Enough to have us puking constantly
  • Brutal: Here’s a hint: mauled by “animals”

Pairs Well With

The  Assassin

  • 1/3 oz whiskey
  • 1/3 oz tequila
  • 1/3 oz mint schnapps
  • 3 oz chilled cola

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Shadow Wings (Dragons, Polygamy & Cannibalism, oh my!) | Book Review

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By: Raye Wagner & Kelly St. Clare

# 2 in the Darkest Drae series | 300 pages | Pub. 2018

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Shadow Wings At a Glance

  • Overall Rating:  
  • Dude: We’d totally brew him up some special nectar
  • Steaminess: SO hot they make their own special flames. *fans ourselves*
  • Ew Factor: “special” nectar and bodily fluids as fertilizer = NOPE
  • Brutal: All we’re saying is there’s cannibalism…

Pairs Well With

Flying Blue Dragon

  • Ice & Twist of orange
  • 1 oz blue Curaçao
  • 1 oz light rum
  • ¾ oz Velvet Falernum
  • ¾ oz lemon juice
  • 2 dashes orange bitters

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