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The Storm Crow : Book Review

The Storm Crow Author: Kalyn Josephson Publication Date: July 9, 2019 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Pages: 352 Publisher: SourcebooksFire SYNOPSIS: In the tropical kingdom of Rhodaire, magical, elemental Crows are part of every aspect of life...until the Illucian empire invades, destroying everything. That terrible night has thrown Princess Anthia into a deep depression. Her sister… Continue reading The Storm Crow : Book Review

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Spin the Dawn (ARC) : Book Review

Spin the Dawn Author: Elizabeth Lim Publication Date: July 9, 2019 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Pages: 416 Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers SYNOPSIS: Maia Tamarin dreams of becoming the greatest tailor in the land, but as a girl, the best she can hope for is to marry well. When a royal messenger… Continue reading Spin the Dawn (ARC) : Book Review

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Days of Blood and Starlight : Book Review

Days of Blood and Starlight Author: Laini Taylor Publication Date: November 6, 2012 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Pages: 517 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers SYNOPSIS: Once upon a time, an angel and a devil fell in love and dared to imagine a world free of bloodshed and war.This is not that world.Art student… Continue reading Days of Blood and Starlight : Book Review

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Sorcery of Thorns : Book Review

Sorcery of Thorns Author: Margaret Rogerson Publication Date: June 4, 2019 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Pages: 456 Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books SYNOPSIS: All sorcerers are evil. Elisabeth has known that as long as she has known anything. Raised as a foundling in one of Austermeer’s Great Libraries, Elisabeth has grown up among the tools… Continue reading Sorcery of Thorns : Book Review

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Daughter of Smoke and Bone : Book Review

Daughter of Smoke and Bone Author: Laini Taylor Publication Date: September 27, 2011 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Pages: 422 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers SYNOPSIS: Around the world, black hand prints are appearing on doorways, scorched there by winged strangers who have crept through a slit in the sky. In a dark and… Continue reading Daughter of Smoke and Bone : Book Review

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Kingsbane : Book Review

Kingsbane Author: Claire Legrand Publication Date: May 21, 2019 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Pages: 608 Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire SYNOPSIS: Rielle Dardenne has been anointed Sun Queen, but her trials are far from over. The Gate keeping the angels at bay is falling. To repair it, Rielle must collect the seven hidden castings of the saints.… Continue reading Kingsbane : Book Review

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The Beholder (ARC) : Book Review

The Beholder Author: Anna Bright Publication Date: Expected June 4, 2019 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Pages: ?? (Goodreads doesn't list the expected page #) Publisher: HarperTeen SYNOPSIS: Selah has waited her whole life for a happily ever after. As the only daughter of the leader of Potomac, she knows her duty is to find the… Continue reading The Beholder (ARC) : Book Review

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Finale : Book Review

Finale Author: Stephanie Garber Publication Date: May 7, 2019 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance Pages: 496 Publisher: Flatiron Books SYNOPSIS: A love worth fighting for. A dream worth dying for. An ending worth waiting for. It’s been two months since the Fates were freed from a deck of cards, two months since Legend claimed the… Continue reading Finale : Book Review

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The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein : Book Review

The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein Author: Kiersten White Publication Date: September 25, 2018 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Retelling, Historical Fiction Pages: 304 Publisher: Delacorte Press SYNOPSIS: Elizabeth Lavenza hasn't had a proper meal in weeks. Her thin arms are covered with bruises from her "caregiver," and she is on the verge of being thrown into… Continue reading The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein : Book Review

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This Mortal Coil : Book Review

This Mortal Coil Author: Emily Suvada Publication Date: November 7, 2017 Genre: Young Adult, Science Fiction, Dystopian Pages: 425 Publisher: Simon Pulse SYNOPSIS: Catarina Agatta is a hacker. She can cripple mainframes and crash through firewalls, but that’s not what makes her special. In Cat’s world, people are implanted with technology to recode their DNA,… Continue reading This Mortal Coil : Book Review