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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: My Sister’s Keeper

My Sister’s Keeper by Jodi Picoult Rating: ★★★★ Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukaemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived… Continue reading Book Review: My Sister’s Keeper

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Book Review: The Sandcastle Empire

The Sandcastle Empire by Kayla Olson Rating: ★★ 1/2 When all hope is gone, how do you survive? Before the war, Eden’s life was easy—air conditioning, ice cream, long days at the beach. Then the revolution happened, and everything changed. Now a powerful group called the Wolfpack controls the earth and its resources. Eden has… Continue reading Book Review: The Sandcastle Empire

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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: Follow Me *Spoiler Free*

The Amateurs: Follow Me by Sara Shepard Rating: ★★★ 1/2 When Seneca, Maddox, Aerin, and Madison hear about the suspected kidnapping, they notice a jarring detail about the victim: she looks exactly like Aerin’s sister, Helena, who was killed five years earlier. Seneca is convinced she knows who killed Helena, and she can’t shake the feeling… Continue reading Book Review: Follow Me *Spoiler Free*

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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