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Mini-Reviews: The Chronicles of Narnia

They open a door and enter a world  NARNIA…the land beyond the wardrobe, the secret country known only to Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy…the place where the adventure begins. Lucy is the first to find the secret of the wardrobe in the professor’s mysterious old house. At first, no one believes her when she tells… Continue reading Mini-Reviews: The Chronicles of Narnia

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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: Lord of Shadows

Lord of Shadows by Cassandra Clare Rating: ★★★★ Would you trade your soul mate for your soul? Emma Carstairs has learned that the love she shares with her parabatai, Julian Blackthorn, isn’t just forbidden—it could destroy them both. She knows she should run from Julian. But how can she when the Blackthorns are threatened by… Continue reading Book Review: Lord of Shadows

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Book Review: One Dark Throne

One Dark Throne By Kendare Blake Rating: ★★★★ 1/2 With the unforgettable events of the Quickening behind them and the Ascension Year underway, all bets are off. Katharine, once the weak and feeble sister, is stronger than ever before. Arsinoe, after discovering the truth about her powers, must figure out how to make her secret… Continue reading Book Review: One Dark Throne

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Book Review: Days of Blood and Starlight

Days of Blood and Starlight by Laini Taylor Rating: ★★★★ Once upon a time, an angel and a devil fell in love and dared to imagine a new way of living – one without massacres and torn throats and bonfires of the fallen, without revenants or bastard armies or children ripped from their mothers’ arms… Continue reading Book Review: Days of Blood and Starlight