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ARC Book Review: Stray by Elissa Sussman

Title: Stray
Author: Elissa Sussman
Publisher:
 Greenwillow
Release Date: 7th October 2014
Genre: Young Adult, fantasy
Format: E-book
Page Count: 384
Source: Edelweiss
Rating:

In a misogynistic world where women’s natural magic has branded them dangerous, stupid, and in need of controlling constant guidance, Aislynn is living the dream: she’s a princess in a fairytale world complete with fairy godmothers, handsome princes, and happily ever afters. 861 more words

Literature

Deathless - Catherynne M. Valente

This is a beautiful book combining the magic of Russian folk stories, old rule of Russian Czars, and the rise of Communism.  The story of Marya Morevna and Koschei the Deathless is told while St. 823 more words

Book Reviews

Book Review #3: Cinder by Marissa Meyer

I just finished this book like literally 5 minutes ago! And boy was I surprised!

Honestly, I was planning to quit after passing page 10  because this book would not catch my interest but suddenly it started picking up and before I knew it I was in love with everything! 159 more words

Book Review: Poison - Sarah Pinborough


Author
: Sarah Pinborough
Release Date: April 2013
Publisher: Gollancz
Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

This little book is a retelling of Snow White and the seven dwarfs, but it’s not quite the story you know! 424 more words

Book Review

Swan Lake, Chapter 8 - Ryan

If you’re reading along, chapter 8 – Ryan is now available. It tells the story of when Ryan meets Madeleine on the Paris Métro.

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Happy reading!

REVIEW: Fables, Vol. 2: Animal Farm by Bill Willingham & Mark Buckingham (Illustrator)


Ever since they were driven from their homelands by the Adversary, the non-human Fables have been living on the Farm—a vast property in upstate New York that keeps them hidden from the prying eyes of the mundane world.
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Graphic Novel