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Book Review: The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black

The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black Rating: ★★★★★ Published by Allen & Unwin (Bonnier) Publication Date: 19th of November, 2019 Australian RRP: $19.99 Now as the exiled mortal Queen of Faerie, Jude is powerless and left reeling from Cardan’s betrayal. Determined to reclaim everything he took from her, opportunity arrives in the form of…… Continue reading Book Review: The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black

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Book Review: The Wicked King by Holly Black

The Wicked King by Holly Black Rating: ★★★★★ Published by Allen & Unwin (Hot Key Books) Publication Date: 8th of January, 2019 Australian RRP: $19.99 After the jaw-dropping revelation that Oak is the heir to Faerie, Jude must keep her younger brother safe. To do so, she has bound the wicked king, Cardan, to her,…… Continue reading Book Review: The Wicked King by Holly Black

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Book Review: Undying by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner

Undying by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner Rating: ★★★ 1/2 Published by Allen & Unwin Publication Date: 28th of November, 2018 Australian RRP: $19.99 Trapped aboard the Undying’s ancient spaceship and reeling from what they’ve learned there, scavenger Mia and academic Jules are plunged into a desperate race to warn their home planet of the…… Continue reading Book Review: Undying by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner

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Book Review: After The Lights Go Out by Lili Wilkinson

After The Lights Go Out by Lili Wilkinson Rating: ★★★ 1/2 Published by Allen & Unwin Australia Publication Date: 25th of July, 2018 Australian RRP: $19.99 Seventeen-year-old Pru Palmer lives with her twin sisters, Grace and Blythe, and their father, Rick, on the outskirts of an isolated mining community. The Palmers are doomsday preppers. They…… Continue reading Book Review: After The Lights Go Out by Lili Wilkinson

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Book Review: The Island by M.A. Bennett

The Island by M.A. Bennett Rating: ★★★ Published by Allen & Unwin (Bonnier – Hotkey) Publication Date: 25th of July, 2018 Australian RRP: $19.99 When a school summer trip is offered, Link can think of nothing worse than spending voluntary time with his worst tormentors. But when his parents say he can only leave Osney School…… Continue reading Book Review: The Island by M.A. Bennett

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Book Review: LIFEL1K3 by Jay Kristoff

LIFEL1K3 by Jay Kristoff Rating: ★★★★ On a floating junkyard beneath a radiation sky, a deadly secret lies buried in the scrap. Eve isn’t looking for secrets—she’s too busy looking over her shoulder. The robot gladiator she’s just spent six months building has been reduced to a smoking wreck, and the only thing keeping her…… Continue reading Book Review: LIFEL1K3 by Jay Kristoff

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Book Review: To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo

To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo Rating: ★★★★ Princess Lira is siren royalty and the most lethal of them all. With the hearts of seventeen princes in her collection, she is revered across the sea. Until a twist of fate forces her to kill one of her own. To punish her daughter, the Sea…… Continue reading Book Review: To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo

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Book Review: Mummun by Jesse Andrews

Mummun by Jesse Andrews Rating: ★★★ In an alternate reality, every person’s physical size is directly proportional to their wealth. The poorest of the poor are the size of rats, and billionaires are the size of skyscrapers.Warner and his sister Prayer are destitute—and tiny. Their size is not just demeaning, but dangerous: they face mortal dangers…… Continue reading Book Review: Mummun by Jesse Andrews

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Book Review: Unearthed *Spoiler Free*

Unearthed by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner Rating:★★★★1/2 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 trove waiting…… Continue reading Book Review: Unearthed *Spoiler Free*