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Shine Cycle Précis: Lighting Camelot

Lighting Camelot is the tentative title of the sixth planned novel in the “Alternate Universes” sub-series of the Shine Cycle, set in and around King Arthur’s legendary court of Camelot. 654 more words

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Gemina by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Gemina by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff. October 18, 2016. Knopf Books for Young Readers, 672p. ISBN: 9780553499162.  Int Lvl: YA; Rdg Lvl: YA; Lexile: 800. 932 more words


That sinking feeling when...

… when you realize that the alternative-universe young-adult adventure story you’re writing is turning out to be about Donald Trump.

Trump is ruining everything.


Blood for Blood by Ryan Graudin

Blood for Blood by Ryan Graudin. November 1, 2016. Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 496 p. ISBN: 9780316405157.  Int Lvl: YA; Rdg Lvl: YA; Lexile: 750. 701 more words


The Golden Compass: The Graphic Novel, Vol. 2 by Philip Pullman

The Golden Compass: The Graphic Novel, Volume 2 by Philip Pullman. September 20 2016. Knopf Books for Young Readers, 80 p. ISBN: 978553535143.  Int Lvl: 5-8; Rdg Lvl: 5.3; Lexile: 340. 717 more words


A Gathering of Shadows, by V.E. Schwab

I read the first book in this series a couple months ago and liked it a heck of a lot, so much that I grabbed up the next book and started it almost as soon as it was in my possession. 521 more words