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Summers At Castle Auburn by Sharon Shinn Book Review [the promises of the future cannot undo the harm of the past]

Blurb As a child, Coriel Halsing spent many glorious summers at Castle Auburn with her half-sister-and fell in love with a handsome prince who could never be hers. But now that she is a young woman, she begins to see the dark side of this magical place... Rating Review This book was so much longer,… Continue reading Summers At Castle Auburn by Sharon Shinn Book Review [the promises of the future cannot undo the harm of the past]

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Witches Steeped In Gold by Ciannon Smart Book Review [trust no witch]

Blurb Trust no witch... Iraya Adair has spent her life in a cell. Heir of an overthrown and magically-gifted dynasty, she was exiled from her home on the island nation of Aiyca when she was just a child. But every day brings her closer to freedom - and vengeance. Jazmyne Cariot grew up dressed in… Continue reading Witches Steeped In Gold by Ciannon Smart Book Review [trust no witch]

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Mini Reviews: The Obsession, Amelia Unabridged, Show Us Who You Are

Keeping up with reviewing books has been hard lately right? I'm finding that even for books I really enjoyed, I'm struggling to write more than a paragraph which isn't great when you're trying to run a whole book blog. The Obsession by Jesse Q. Sutanto This story packs a punch, and is basically Netflix's You… Continue reading Mini Reviews: The Obsession, Amelia Unabridged, Show Us Who You Are

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What Beauty There Is by Cory Anderson Book Review [he had not been young for a very long time]

Blurb Winter. The sky is dark. It is cold enough to crack bones. Jack Morton has nothing left. Except his younger brother, Matty, who he'd do anything for. Even die for. Now with their mother gone, and their funds quickly dwindling, Jack needs to make a choice: lose his brother to foster care, or find… Continue reading What Beauty There Is by Cory Anderson Book Review [he had not been young for a very long time]

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The Project by Courtney Summers Book Review [there is no flaw in you]

Blurb Lo Denham is used to being on her own. After her parents died in a tragic car accident, her sister Bea joined the elusive community called The Unity Project, leaving Lo to fend for herself. Desperate not to lose the only family she has left, Lo has spent the last six years trying to… Continue reading The Project by Courtney Summers Book Review [there is no flaw in you]

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Kill Joy by Holly Jackson Book Review [someone at this table was the murderer]

Blurb [A Good Girl's Guide To Murder #0.5]Pippa Fitz-Amobi is not in the mood for her friend’s murder mystery party. Especially one that involves 1920’s fancy dress and pretending that their town, Little Kilton, is an island called Joy. But when the game begins, Pip finds herself drawn into the make-believe world of intrigue, deception… Continue reading Kill Joy by Holly Jackson Book Review [someone at this table was the murderer]

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Alone In The Woods by Rebecca Behrens Book Review [who we are and who we want to be]

Blurb From the author of The Disaster Days comes a thrilling survival story, and lost in the woods children's book, about two former best friends who must work together to stay alive after getting lost in a remote national forest. Jocelyn and Alex have always been best friends... until they aren't. Jocelyn's not sure what happened, but… Continue reading Alone In The Woods by Rebecca Behrens Book Review [who we are and who we want to be]

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This Is Not The Jess Show by Anna Carey Book Review [we’re not in kansas anymore]

Blurb Black Mirror meets My So-Called Life in this fast-paced, timely YA thriller about separating fact from fiction--and how far we'll go to create our own version of reality. Like any other teenager, Jess Flynn is just trying to get through her junior year without drama... but drama seems to keep finding her. Between a new crush on… Continue reading This Is Not The Jess Show by Anna Carey Book Review [we’re not in kansas anymore]

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A Vow So Bold And Deadly by Brigid Kemmerer Book Review [war threatens to destroy everything around you]

Blurb Face your fears, fight the battle.Emberfall is crumbling fast, torn between those who believe Rhen is the rightful prince and those who are eager to begin a new era under Grey, the true heir. Grey has agreed to wait two months before attacking Emberfall, and in that time, Rhen has turned away from everyone… Continue reading A Vow So Bold And Deadly by Brigid Kemmerer Book Review [war threatens to destroy everything around you]

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Last Night At The Telegraph Club by Malinda Lo Book Review [that book. it was about two women, and they fell in love with each other]

Blurb Acclaimed author of Ash Malinda Lo returns with her most personal and ambitious novel yet, a gripping story of love and duty set in San Francisco's Chinatown during the Red Scare. “That book. It was about two women, and they fell in love with each other.” And then Lily asked the question that had taken root… Continue reading Last Night At The Telegraph Club by Malinda Lo Book Review [that book. it was about two women, and they fell in love with each other]