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Review: Frost Burned (Mercy Thompson #7) by Patricia Briggs

Mercy Thompson is a fantastic series about werewolves, fae, walkers, witches, and so much more. Currently the series is eleven books strong, plus there’s a spin-off series. So if you’re looking for a world to dive into, this is one to check out. Continue reading

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Review: Hibakusha

Publisher: Dupuis Author: Thilde Barboni Illustrator: Olivier Cinna Released: May 5th 2017 Received: NetGalley Rating: I received a copy of Hibakusha through NetGalley in exchange for a fair and honest review. Hibakusha is a tale set in real events. It’s … Continue reading

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Review: The Chosen (Contender #1) by Taran Mathara

The Chosen is the first novel in a new trilogy by Taran Mathara. This novel is full of action, intrigue, human nature, and science fiction elements. It makes for a great and fast-paced novel, to say the least. Continue reading

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Review: Unraveling by Karen Lord

Unraveling is described as a standalone novel by Karen Lord. It’s a novel where mystery and Caribbean lore meet in the middle. The end result is whimsical, dark, and thoroughly enchanting. The novel follows two immortals (Chance and Trickster) along with one forensic therapist and they attempt to unravel the truth behind a series of murders. Continue reading

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Review: Blood Heir by Amelie Wen Zhao

Blood Heir is the first novel in a trilogy of the same name. And man! Did this novel ever live up to my expectations! This was the debut novel of Amelie Wen Zhao, and I have to say that she is an author worth keeping an eye on. Continue reading

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Review: The Fire Opal Mechanism (Gemworld #2) by Fran Wilde

The Fire Opal Mechanism is the second novel in the Gemworld series. I was a little conflicted about this novella. On the one hand – I desperately wanted to see more of this world. On the other hand, I wasn’t quite over the heartbreak caused by The Jewel and Her Lapidary (a brilliant novella, but one that hit me on an emotional level). Continue reading

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Review: Magic for Liars by Sarah Gailey

Magic for Liars is the latest standalone novel from Sarah Gailey. Honestly, after having finished this novel, I found myself wishing that it wasn’t a standalone novel. But more on that later. Magic for Liars has so much to offer, with a rich blend of ideas and genres. Continue reading

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Review: The Cruel Prince by Holly Black

Publisher: Brown Books for Young Readers Author: Holly Black Released: January 2nd 2018 Received: Own Warnings: Kidnapping, Choking, Poisoning Rating: The Cruel Prince is the first novel in the Folk of the Air series by Holly Black. It follows a … Continue reading

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Review: Stranger Things: Suspicious Minds by Gwenda Bond

Stranger Things: Suspicious Minds by Gwena Bond is the first official novel in the world of Stranger Things. I’m sure it won’t be the last, either. The novel is set before the events of the Netflix series – instead following Terry (Eleven/Jane’s mother) through her journey. Continue reading

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Review: Memories of a Crappy Pooch by Marta Alonso Berna

Publisher: Europe Comics Author/Illustrator: Marta Alonso Berna Received: NetGalley Warnings: Animal death, grieving, death of spouse Rating: I received a copy of Memories of a Crappy Pooch through NetGalley in exchange for a fair and honest review. I’m just going … Continue reading

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