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Book Review: Unearthed *Spoiler Free*

Unearthed by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner Rating: 4.5 Stars When Earth intercepts a message from a long-extinct alien race, it seems like the solution the planet has been waiting for. The Undying’s advanced technology has the potential to undo environmental damage and turn lives around, and Gaia, their former home planet, is a treasure… Continue reading Book Review: Unearthed *Spoiler Free*

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Book Review: The Crown – The Inside History

The Crown: The Inside History by Robert Lacey Rating: ★★★★ The official companion to the critically acclaimed Netflix drama about the reign of Queen Elizabeth II, ‘The Crown’, featuring additional historical background and exclusive images. This official companion to the show’s first season is an in-depth exploration of the early years of Elizabeth II’s time… Continue reading Book Review: The Crown – The Inside History

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Book Review: This Mortal Coil *Spoiler Free*

This Mortal Coil by Emily Suvada Rating: ★★★★★ When a lone soldier, Cole, arrives with news of Lachlan Agatta’s death, all hope seems lost for Catarina. Her father was the world’s leading geneticist, and humanity’s best hope of beating a devastating virus. Then, hidden beneath Cole’s genehacked enhancements she finds a message of hope: Lachlan… Continue reading Book Review: This Mortal Coil *Spoiler Free*

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Book Review: Have Sword, Will Travel

Have Sword, Will Travel by Garth Nix & Sean Williams Rating: ★★★★ When Odo and Eleanor stumble upon an ancient sword in a river outside their village, something very unexpected happens… the sword starts to talk! Much to Odo’s dismay, he discovers that he’s awoken a famous enchanted blade called Biter, and thus has instantly… Continue reading Book Review: Have Sword, Will Travel

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Book Review: The Fire Queen

The Fire Queen by Emily King Rating: ★★1/2 Though the tyrant rajah she was forced to marry is dead, Kalinda’s troubles are far from over. A warlord has invaded the imperial city, and now she’s in exile. But she isn’t alone. Kalinda has the allegiance of Captain Deven Naik, her guard and beloved, imprisoned for… Continue reading Book Review: The Fire Queen

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Book Review: The Sandcastle Empire

The Sandcastle Empire by Kayla Olson Rating: ★★ 1/2 When all hope is gone, how do you survive? Before the war, Eden’s life was easy—air conditioning, ice cream, long days at the beach. Then the revolution happened, and everything changed. Now a powerful group called the Wolfpack controls the earth and its resources. Eden has… Continue reading Book Review: The Sandcastle Empire