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Book Review: One Of Us Is Lying

One Of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus Rating: ★★★★ Pay close attention and you might solve this. On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention.     Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule.     Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess.     Nate, the criminal, is already… Continue reading Book Review: One Of Us Is Lying

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Book Review: The Bone Witch

The Bone Witch by Rin Chupeco Rating: ★★★ When Tea accidentally resurrects her brother from the dead, she learns she is different from the other witches in her family. Her gift for necromancy means that she’s a bone witch, a title that makes her feared and ostracised by her community. But Tea finds solace and guidance… Continue reading Book Review: The Bone Witch

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Comic Review: The Wicked + The Divine, vol. 2

The Wicked + The Divine, Vol. 2 Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie (Illustrations), Matt Wilson (Colorist), Clayton Cowles Rating:★★★★★ The second volume of the award-winning urban fantasy series where gods are the ultimate pop stars and pop stars are the ultimate gods. Following the tragic and unjust death of Lucifer, it takes a revelation from Inanna to… Continue reading Comic Review: The Wicked + The Divine, vol. 2

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Comic Review: The Wicked + The Divine, vol. 1

The Wicked + The Divine, Vol. 1 Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie (Illustrations), Matt Wilson (Colorist), Clayton Cowles Rating: ★★★★ 1/2 Every ninety years, twelve gods incarnate as humans. They are loved. They are hated. In two years, they are dead. The team behind critical tongue-attractors like Young Avengers and PHONOGRAM reunite to create a world where… Continue reading Comic Review: The Wicked + The Divine, vol. 1

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Comic Review: Level Up

Level Up by Gene Luen Yang (Goodreads Author), Thien Pham (Illustrations) Rating:★★★★ 1/2 Nothing is what it seems when life collides with video games. Dennis Ouyang has always struggled in the shadow of his parents’ expectations: Stay focused in high school, do well in college, go to medical school, and become a gastroenterologist. But between… Continue reading Comic Review: Level Up

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Book Review: King’s Cage

King’s Cage by Victoria Aveyard Rating: ★★★★ Mare Barrow is a prisoner, powerless without her lightning, tormented by her lethal mistakes. She lives at the mercy of a boy she once loved, a boy made of lies and betrayal. Now a king, Maven Calore continues weaving his dead mother’s web in an attempt to maintain control… Continue reading Book Review: King’s Cage