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Book Review: A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab

Since I started watching ‘BookTube’ I have heard the name V.E. Schwab (Victoria Schwab) thrown around a lot, with tons of praise following her books. I’ve been meaning to pick up one of her books for quite a while now and when A Darker Shade of Magic came out I had to pick it up. 378 more words


Uprooted by Naomi Novik

3 ½ stars to Naomi Novik’s Uprooted. I really wanted to love Uprooted. It had all the ingredients for a perfect read – glowing blurbs from Maggie Stiefvater, Rachel Hartman, Lev Grossman, a folk-tale atmosphere, a relatable heroine, magic. 572 more words

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"If I Stay" by Gayle Forman

If I Stay by Gayle Forman was the first book I read for my 2015 Summer Reading List. It’s a well-written book full of real emotions and from the very first chapter I instantly recognized why it’s touched the hearts of readers all over the world. 182 more words

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Thinking On It: A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

When nineteen-year-old huntress Feyre kills a wolf in the woods, a beast-like creature arrives to demand retribution for it. Dragged to a treacherous magical land she only knows about from legends, Feyre discovers that her captor is not an animal, but Tamlin—one of the lethal, immortal faeries who once ruled their world. 850 more words

#TBT 5 Star reveiews - Slam by Tash McAdam

SLAM by Tash McAdam

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Slam is Tash McAdam’s debut novella in which she introduces her characters, as well as, the premise for her Psionics series. 516 more words

2014 YA Releases

Book Review: The Perilous Sea (Elemental Trilogy #2) by Sherry Thomas

I enjoyed this book so much more than the previous one. (My review for The Burning Sky, book 1, can be found here.) 816 more words

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Book Review: Dangerous Girls by Abigail Haas

I held off from reading this book during the school year because I knew I would want to read it all in one sitting–and that’s exactly what happened when I picked it up this summer. 1,155 more words

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