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1/5

Really bad 
Work on it.

2/5

Mediocre
1-2 bright spots.

3/5

Good
Worth reading.

4/5

Very Good
1-2 spots that need work

5/5

Excellent!
Must-read.

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A PERSONAL BOUNTY

By Markus Matthews
Rating:
4.0 / 5.0

In A PERSONAL BOUNTY, the third in the contemporary fantasy Bounty series, a team of enhanced bounty hunters face off against a pitiable, but ruthless enemy.

IR Approved

A BOUNTY OF EVIL

By Markus Matthews
Rating:
4.0 / 5.0

A BOUNTY OF EVIL, the second contemporary fantasy in the Bounty series, brings back Zack Stevens and his team of enhanced individuals to confront a...

A BOUNTY WITH STRINGS

By Markus Matthews
Rating:
3.8 / 5.0

A BOUNTY WITH STRINGS is a contemporary fantasy and the first in Markus Matthews' Bounty Series.

NosFairytale

By Derick M M Lewis
Rating:
1.5 / 5.0

A modern vampire must take on a criminal organization in order to protect, and then avenge, his girlfriend. The protagonist of this story is a...

Keeper Chronicles: Awakening

By Katherine Wynter
Rating:
3.0 / 5.0

When Rebekah's father is brutally murdered, her quiet life running a bed-and-breakfast is shattered as her heritage as a demon slayer is revealed to her....

IR Approved

The Wanton Life of My Friend Dave

By Tristan Wood
Rating:
4.5 / 5.0

In this book, Isabella Maria follows the story being lived by her friend named Dave. She can describe him as wanton because she knows everything...

Tempted

By Paul Micheals
Rating:
3.5 / 5.0

A teenage boy must navigate the pitfalls life has thrown him, including some of his own making, in order to grow into his supernatural birthright.

The Complete Guide To Being Evil

By Laura Stephenson
Rating:
2.5 / 5.0

A young mage in New York City takes on a powerful necromancer with the help of a young deviling.

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Bobby Ether And The Academy

By R. Scott Boyer
Rating:
4.5 / 5.0

BOBBY ETHER AND THE ACADEMY reels you in from the first line: It would take a miracle to win the game. And, lo and behold,...

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