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Arc Review: The Belles *Spoiler Free*

The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton Rating: ★★★★ 1/2 In the opulent world of Orleans, Belles are revered, for they control Beauty, and Beauty is a commodity coveted above all else. In Orleans, the people are born grey, they are born damned, and only with the help of a Belle and her talents can they transform and… Continue reading Arc Review: The Belles *Spoiler Free*

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Arc Review: Batman Nightwalker *spoiler free*

 Batman: Nightwalker By Marie Lu Rating: ★★★★ Returning home from his lavish eighteenth birthday party, Bruce Wayne stops a criminal’s getaway – disobeying the police and crashing his car during the chase. Sentenced to community service in Gotham City’s Arkham Asylum, he encounters some of the city’s most dangerous and mentally disturbed criminals. Among these,… Continue reading Arc Review: Batman Nightwalker *spoiler free*

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Arc Review: Everless *spoiler free*

Everless by Sara Holland Rating: ★★★★★ In the kingdom of Sempera, time is currency—extracted from blood, bound to iron, and consumed to add time to one’s own lifespan. The rich aristocracy, like the Gerlings, tax the poor to the hilt, extending their own lives by centuries. No one resents the Gerlings more than Jules Ember. A… Continue reading Arc Review: Everless *spoiler free*

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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: 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