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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