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The Forbidden Wish by Jessica Khoury

This book is a very good retelling of Alladin. Seriously I want it to be made into a movie. I was reading this book while my mind wanders to the little me who was watching… 313 more words

Young Adult / YA

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The Shadow Queen by C.J. Redwine (★★★☆☆)

Loosely inspired by Snow White, The Shadow Queen follows power-infused mardushka Lorelai and dragon-shifting king Kol, who has been sent by the pretender queen to hunt her down. 577 more words


Say It With Your Chest

An animated retelling of his mother’s funeral, featuring Kevin Hart somehow even smaller than he actually is. Although it still doesn’t beat ‘The Secret Life of Pets’.


Heart Flutters in The Mirror and the Maze

The Mirror and the Maze by Renée Ahdieh



Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Novella, Retelling (1001 Nights)
Author: Renée Ahdieh… 206 more words


The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer (Series Review)

This series was really popular during the Young Adult dystopia craze, but even though I’d bought a copy of the first book ages ago, I hadn’t gotten around to reading it until now. 1,150 more words


The Wrath & the Dawn by Renée Ahdieh

Original Title: The Wrath and the Dawn

Year Published: 2015

Published by:  G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers

Number of Pages: 404

First Sentence:  585 more words

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The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi

Fate and fortune. Power and passion. What does it take to be the queen of a kingdom when you’re only seventeen? 1,176 more words