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Book Review: Frostblood

Frostblood by Elly Blake Rating: ★★★★★ Seventeen-year-old Ruby is a fireblood who must hide her powers of heat and flame from the cruel frostblood ruling class that wants to destroy all that are left of her kind. So when her mother is killed for protecting her and rebel frostbloods demand her help to kill their rampaging… Continue reading Book Review: Frostblood

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Graphic Novel Review: Kindred

Kindred: A Graphic Novel by Octavia E. Butler, John Jennings and Damian Duffy Rating: ★★★★ More than 35 years after its release, Kindred continues to draw in new readers with its deep exploration of the violence and loss of humanity caused by slavery in the United States, and its complex and lasting impact on the present… Continue reading Graphic Novel Review: Kindred

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Manga Review: Emma

Manga Classics: Emma by Stacy King, Po Tse and Jane Austen Rating: ★★★★ Manga Classics: Emma brings Jane Austen’s classic tale of youthful folly and romantic exuberance to a modern audience with this beautiful, new manga adaptation. The impulsive match-making of Emma Woodhouse delivers both humour and heartache through the gorgeous artwork of manga-ka Po Tse (Manga… Continue reading Manga Review: Emma

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Book Review: Rebellion

The 100: Rebellion by Kass Morgan Rating: ★★★★ It’s been a month since the dropships landed and the Colonists joined the Hundred on the ground. The teens, once branded juvenile delinquents, are now leaders among their people. The Colonists and the Earthborn are celebrating their first holiday together when they’re attacked by a group of strangers. The… Continue reading Book Review: Rebellion

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Book Review: Until The Beginning

Until The Beginning by Amy Plum Rating: ★★★1/2 When Juneau’s clan disappeared, she lost so much more than her friends and family. She soon discovered everything she thought she knew about her life was a lie. Her people’s gifts were actually secret abilities that others wanted, desperately enough to kidnap an entire village. Juneau and her… Continue reading Book Review: Until The Beginning

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Manga Review: Great Expectations

Manga Classics: Great Expectations by Stacy King, Nokman Poon and Charles Dickens Rating: ★★★ Great Expectations has it all: romance, mystery, comedy, and unforgettable characters woven through a gripping rags-to-riches tale. Naive Pip, creepy Miss Haversham, beautifully cold Estella, terrifying Abel Magwitch, and the rest of Dicken’s fantastic cast are perfectly envisioned in this new adaptation… Continue reading Manga Review: Great Expectations

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Comic Review: Lil’ Poopy Superstar

Rick and Morty: Lil’ Poopy Superstar Vol. 1 By Sarah Graley, Marc Ellerby & Mildred Louis Rating: ★★★★★ Mr. Poopybutthole is in trouble, and he turns to the one person he can trust: Summer Smith! She’s more than willing to help, but is he telling her the whole truth? Summer will find out as she and… Continue reading Comic Review: Lil’ Poopy Superstar