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REVIEW: The Shape of Water (2017)

In a top-secret research facility in 1960s Baltimore, a lonely cleaner named Elisa (Sally Hawkins) befriends a mysterious amphibious creature (Doug Jones) who is being terrorised by government agent Strickland (Michael Shannon). 269 more words

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ARC Review - Shadowsong by S. Jae-Jones

Title – Shadowsong (Wintersong #2)

Author – S. Jae-Jones

Publisher – Wednesday Books

Genre – Fantasy, Young Adult, Romance

My Rating – 3/5

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Book Review: The Hazel Wood By Melissa Albert

The Hazel Wood By Melissa Albert

I received a copy of this book through NetGalley for an honest review.

Spoiler free

I loved the mystery element of this book, and the dark twisted fairytale concept made this read so creepy! 504 more words

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Foreign Bodies

Title: Foreign Bodies
Editor: Martin Edwards

Today, translated crime fiction is in vogue – but this was not always the case. A century before Scandi noir, writers across Europe and beyond were publishing detective stories of high quality. 2,461 more words

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The Chocolate Touch by Patrick Skene Catling

A magical piece of chocolate gives chocolate-lover John Midas the gift of everything his lips touch turning to chocolate. At first this is wonderfully delightful, but soon he begins to wonder if it’s a gift or a curse. 102 more words

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The Last Anniversary

The Last Anniversary
by Lianne Moriarty

Publication date: October 23rd 2014 (first published 2006)
Publisher: Penguin
Pages: 416

Summary:

From the bestselling author of The Husband’s Secret comes a compelling story where nothing is as simple as it seems. 518 more words

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Buddy Read - Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon

January 2018 – Mel’s choice

Everything, Everything

by Nicola Yoon

Published 2015

Genres: Fiction / Young Adult

“According to the Big Bang theory, the universe came into being in one single moment – a cosmic cataclysm that gave birth to black holes, brown dwarfs, matter and dark matter, energy and dark energy. 596 more words

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