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ARC review - 'Stealing Snow' by Danielle Paige

Title: Stealing Snow
Authors: Danielle Paige
Genre: Fantasy/YA
Date of Publication: 20th September, 2016
Page Count: 375 pages (hardcover)
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Friday Reads

Sorry for the lack of blog post last week – I completely forgot!

Over the last two weeks I’ve been reading a fairytale retelling series about a fairy godmother in training which starts with My Fair Godmother and ends with My Fairly Dangerous Godmother, which I’m currently reading. 20 more words



Read on: 08/08/2015

Rating: ★★★★★ 4.9/5

“We’re meant to go. We’re not meant to stay forever.”

Four words: Magical. Compelling. Surprising. Beautifully-written.
The main character is not the usual beauty or even desirable, she doesn’t have a sob backstory or even cares much about her appearance/what other think of her.

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Read on: 12/09/2016

Rating: ★★★★★ 4.7/5

“You’re only a mouse if you let them make you one.”

I was not expecting to like this at all!!!

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"Skyggernes Dronning" af C. J. Redwine

Skyggernes Dronning af C. J. Redwine (Originalt: The Shadow Queen), oversætter: Mette Stepnicka, 2016, Anmeldereksemplar fra Turbine, English review.

Jeg var egentlig klar til at give YA fantasy lidt en pause efter Uprooted, der var en total skuffelse. 1,051 more words


Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Rating: 9/10

Cinder seems like a simple mechanic in New Beijing but she is really 36% cyborg. Treated like a servant by her stepmother, she has to work to provide income for her greedy family. 265 more words

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Book Review: The Beautiful Pretender

The Beautiful Pretender, by Melanie Dickerson

Rating: 7.5/10

Avelina is the maidservant to Lady Dorothea, the daughter of the Earl of Plimmwald. When Dorothea runs away with a knight, Avelina has to pretend to be her and is sent to the castle of the Margrave of Thornback, who has to choose a bride. 129 more words

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