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The Golden CompassĀ 

Again, I just couldn’t care about any of the characters at all. Like really don’t care about any of them at all. I found Lyra interesting but I lost interest in much of the book as it was. 126 more words


Lockwood & Co. #5

The Empty Grave by Jonathon Stroud

Read by Emily Bevin

Summary from Goodreads:

Five months after the events in THE CREEPING SHADOW, we join Lockwood, Lucy, George, Holly, and their associate Quill Kipps on a perilous night mission: they have broken into the booby-trapped Fittes Mausoleum, where the body of the legendary psychic heroine Marissa Fittes lies. 612 more words


Hidden Within Dawn Chapter Two

Sachiko looked outside her palanquin. A difficult feat she managed to achieve. She was staring at Okiban. The capital and center of Kyokuhi, a place where she could seek answers. 1,703 more words


Magical Steampunk World

Ink, Iron and Glass by Gwendolyn Clare

Publication Date: February 20, 2018
Summary from NetGalley:

Can she write a world gone wrong?

A certain pen, a certain book, and a certain person can craft entirely new worlds through a branch of science called scriptology. 725 more words


Hidden Within Dawn Chapter One

After a month’s journey through the sea, the ship docked in Okiban. A smooth journey for it was in the middle of autumn. Or as smooth as sea travel can be, with the danger of capsizing being prevalent. 1,598 more words


Forest Of A Thousand Lanterns

This was one really thought provoking work. In a really good way. And about a Snow White retelling set in East Asia, about the Queen who will go on to rule and take the birthright from Snow White. 750 more words


La Belle Sauvage

This was just unique and in a way drawed me in comepletely. The beginning about a baby girl and Malcolm which drives him to instead going on a trip. 148 more words