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Quick Review: Mechanica by Betsy Cornwell

In another retelling of a fairy tale, Mechanica takes on Cinderella. Nicolette is forced to be a servant in her own home and is called Mechanica by her evil stepsisters.  181 more words

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The Selection by Kiera Cass


For thirty-five girls, the Selection is the chance of a lifetime. The opportunity to escape the life laid out for them since birth. To be swept up in a world of glittering gowns and priceless jewels.

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'The planes, the explosions, the dust, the calm' - Kerry Drewery

My guest this week specialises in YA novels set in war zones. With just two novels under her belt, she’s already much-decorated with awards and award nominations. 67 more words

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The Duff by Kody Keplinger

After watching the movie The Duff I was quite interested in reading the book. I did a little research online and found out that the book and the movie don’t share many similarities at all. 355 more words


Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell


Two misfits.

One extraordinary love.

Eleanor… Red hair, wrong clothes. Standing behind him until he turns his head. Lying beside him until he wakes up.

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Review: Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

You know when you’re reading a book and you can see where the story is going and who is the villain and who is the hero before the heroine does and you just want to scream at her to wake up and pay attention! 514 more words

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I Am More Happy Than Not Tag

Thank you to the lovely Travelling In My Bookcase for tagging me and introducing me this brilliant tag! :)

Originally made in response to the “What makes you #MoreHappyThanNot?” question inspired by Adam Silvera’s upcoming debut More Happy Than Not – The I Am More Happy Than Not Tag was created by Shelumiel at  171 more words

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