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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*

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Book Review: The Genesi Code

The Genesi Code by Tristen Willis Rating: ★★★★ Luka was only eight years old when her father, Christopher Foster, was murdered. Christopher had been working on a cure for the Genesi Code, which has plagued the human race since the government began experimenting on human DNA in an attempt to create a genetically-advanced army. Luka has… Continue reading Book Review: The Genesi Code

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Book Review: Gap Year in Ghost Town

Gap Year in Ghost Town by Michael Pryor Rating: ★★★★1/2 The Marin family are outcasts of the ghost hunting world. They run a two-man operation in inner city Melbourne. Anton has the Ghost-sight, but his father does not. Rani Cross is supremely skilled in hand-to-hand combat, with enhanced speed and strength thanks to her magical… Continue reading Book Review: Gap Year in Ghost Town

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Book Review: My Life as a Hashtag

My Life as a Hashtag by Gabrielle Williams Rating: ★★★ 1/2 I’d been warned – in French, no less. By a tram-riding, mermaid-swaying, wolf-eaten, peace-sign flipping friend. I knew she wouldn’t be happy if I stayed out here by the pool, with Jed’s nail tracing the length of my neck. But I didn’t want to go… Continue reading Book Review: My Life as a Hashtag

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Book Review: The First Third

The First Third by Will Kostakis Rating: ★★★★1/2 Life is made up of three parts: in the first third, you’re embarrassed by your family; in the second, you make a family of your own; and in the end, you just embarrass the family you’ve made. That’s how Billy’s grandmother explains it, anyway. She’s given him her… Continue reading Book Review: The First Third

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Book Review: Where the Trees Were

Where the Trees Were by Inga Simpson Rating: ★★★★★ ‘All in?’ Kieran pulled me up, and the others followed. We gathered around the bigger tree. No one asked Matty – he just reached up and put his right hand on the trunk with ours. Kieran cleared his throat. ‘We swear, on these trees, to always be… Continue reading Book Review: Where the Trees Were