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Book Review: The Girl the Sea Gave Back

Author: Adrienne Young Publisher: Wednesday Books Genre: Historical Fantasy Pages: 327 Rating: ⭐⭐⭐½ Synopsis For as long as she can remember, Tova has lived among the Svell, the people who found her washed ashore as a child and use her for her gift as a Truthtongue. Her own home and clan are long-faded memories, but the… Continue reading Book Review: The Girl the Sea Gave Back

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Book Review: Capturing the Devil

Author: Kerri Maniscalco Publisher: Jimmy Patterson Genre: Historical Fiction/Mystery Pages: 453 Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis In the shocking finale to the bestselling series that began with Stalking Jack the Ripper, Audrey Rose and Thomas are on the hunt for the depraved, elusive killer known as the White City Devil. A deadly game of cat-and-mouse has them fighting… Continue reading Book Review: Capturing the Devil

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Book Review: Wilder Girls

Author: Rory Power Publisher: Delacorte Press Genre: Sci-Fi/Horror Pages: 353 Rating: ⭐⭐ Synopsis It's been eighteen months since the Raxter School for Girls was put under quarantine. Since the Tox hit and pulled Hetty's life out from under her. It started slow. First, the teachers died one by one. Then it began to infect the students,… Continue reading Book Review: Wilder Girls

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Book Review: Passenger

Author: Alexandra Bracken Publisher: Disney Hyperion Genre: Historical Fantasy Pages: 496 Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis In one devastating night, Etta Spencer loses everything she knows and loves. Thrust into an unfamiliar world by a stranger with a dangerous agenda, Etta is certain of only one thing: she has travelled not just miles but years from home. Nicholas… Continue reading Book Review: Passenger

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Book Review: Aurora Rising

Author: Amie Kaufman Publisher: Knopf Books Genre: Science Fiction Pages: 473 Rating: ⭐⭐½ Synopsis The year is 2380, and the graduating cadets of Aurora Academy are being assigned their first missions. Star pupil Tyler Jones is ready to recruit the squad of his dreams, but his own boneheaded heroism sees him stuck with the dregs nobody… Continue reading Book Review: Aurora Rising

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Book Review: Three Dark Crowns

Author: Kendare Blake Publisher: HarperTeen Genre: Fantasy Pages: 403 Rating: ⭐⭐½ Synopsis In every generation on the island of Fennbirn, a set of triplets is born—three queens, all equal heirs to the crown and each possessor of a coveted magic. Mirabella is a fierce elemental, able to spark hungry flames or vicious storms at the snap… Continue reading Book Review: Three Dark Crowns

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Book Review: Ignite Me

Author: Tahereh Mafi Publisher: Harper Collins Genre: Sci-fi/Dystopian Pages: 421 Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis  Third book - With Omega Point destroyed, Juliette doesn’t know if the rebels, her friends, or even Adam are alive. But that won’t keep her from trying to take down The Reestablishment once and for all. Now she must rely on Warner, the… Continue reading Book Review: Ignite Me

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Book Review: Unravel Me

Author: Tahereh Mafi Publisher: Harper Collins Genre: Sci-fi/Dystopian Pages: 461 Rating: ⭐⭐⭐½ Synopsis The thrilling second instalment in New York Times bestselling author Tahereh Mafi’s Shatter Me series. It should have taken Juliette a single touch to kill Warner. But his mysterious immunity to her deadly power has left her shaken, wondering why her ultimate defence… Continue reading Book Review: Unravel Me

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Book Review: Shatter Me

Author: Tahereh Mafi Publisher: Harper Collins Genre: Sci-fi/Dystopian Pages: 338 Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis Juliette hasn’t touched anyone in exactly 264 days. The last time she did, it was an accident, but The Reestablishment locked her up for murder. No one knows why Juliette’s touch is fatal. As long as she doesn’t hurt anyone else, no one… Continue reading Book Review: Shatter Me