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Kate Wendley writes paranormal romance for those who love drama. Vampires, werewolves and more contend with hot tempers and incredible powers while bravely navigating the mysteries of finding love and acceptance in her urban fantasy series, A Forest of Darkness. Set in the City in a Forest, Atlanta, GA, it make you think twice about how well you really know your friends and neighbors. When Kates not busily writing about things that go bump in the night she enjoys watching sci-fi, campy horror movies and stand up comedies.

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Untamed Darkness, A Forest of Darkness Novella 0.5

New Release!   Six years ago Helena was turned into a werewolf by her one and only one night stand. And she quickly learned that the jerk had no sympathy for her now upside down world. Nowadays she kept far

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Movie Review: The Lake House (2006)

I Love This Movie! Romance, Drama, Fantasy Kate Forster (Sandra Bullock) and Alex Wyler (Keanu Reeves) play two strangers who get to know each other through letters in a shared mailbox. They eventually fall in love, only to realize they’re

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Book Review: Moon Called by Patricia Briggs (Mercy Thompson Novel #1)

Mysteries Abound in the Tri-Cities for Coyote VW Mechanic, Mercedes Thompson   Mercedes ‘Mercy’ Thompson is a walker, meaning she can turn into a coyote in the blink of an eye. Being less powerful than the werewolves and vampires in

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Book Review: Crooked Foundations (Lost Falls Prequel Story) by Chris Underwood

Great Series!   Ozzy Turner is an amateur ‘cunning man’, someone who uses minor charms and spells to help people in the small town of Lost Falls, a town where magical creatures exist, but not exactly openly. While meeting with

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Movie Review: Beauty and the Beast (2014) (French with English Subtitles)

This is not the Disney version   If you’re reading this, chances are you’ve seen one of the Disney versions of Beauty and the Beast. This is not one of those films. This movie is a French version of the

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Movie Review: The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)

Jason Bourne – Lite   Geena Davis plays the amnesiac kickass heroine Charly Baltimore in The Long Kiss Goodnight. Much like the Jason Bourne movies, Charly doesn’t remember who she is, but has been living her life for years now

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Cunning Devil (Lost Falls #1) by Chris Underwood

For Jim Butcher Fans   Ozzy Turner is a small town man who turned away from a life of hurting others and now is a ‘cunning man’, someone who uses minor charms and spells to help people. In his small

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TV Show: Firefly (2002-2003) and Series Finale Movie: Serenity (2005)

Outer Space Western Firefly is a 14 episode show best described as an outer space western. Captain Mal Reynolds leads a rag tag crew through space on his ship, Serenity, taking any job that comes his way, legal or not.

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Logan (2017)

Awesome movie that I highly recommend, though it’s pretty violent so not suitable for kids. Logan picks up in the near-ish future, feeling a bit like its set in a dystopian world. Logan, aka Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) is a shaky,

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Movie Review: La Bamba (1987)

I recently learned that not everyone has seen this awesome movie! If you’re one of those unfortunate few, or maybe you hadn’t been born yet when this came out in 1987 (gasp!), there’s still time! Lou Diamond Phillips stars as

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