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Manuela’s Review of “A Monster Calls” by Patrick Ness

By: Manuela Soares A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness Inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd Illustrations by Jim Kay “Stories don’t always have happy endings.”   Heart-wrenching. Tear-jerking. Soul crushing. Incredible. This story is all those and so much more. Inspired by Siobhan Dowd, Patrick Ness has crafted a story that will tear your… Continue reading Manuela’s Review of “A Monster Calls” by Patrick Ness

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Cait’s Review of “Child of Water” by Lela Grayce

*I received an ARC copy of this book from the author for an honest review. Child of Water is a short story in the Lunar Medallion series by Lela Grayce. This story takes place on Earth at the same time as the events happening in Gaai. In this book, Elara has just left an abusive… Continue reading Cait’s Review of “Child of Water” by Lela Grayce

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Hayley’s Review of “Fire Up Your Writing Brain” by Susan Reynolds

By: Hayley Green This book combines two of my favorite subjects: neuroscience and writing. Some of it can be hard to understand due to use of the proper terms for things, but overall it did a nice job of explaining things in a way that it could be understood and how it applies to writers.… Continue reading Hayley’s Review of “Fire Up Your Writing Brain” by Susan Reynolds

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Cait’s Review of “Carve the Mark” & “The Fates Divide” by Veronica Roth

By: Cait Marie I have decided to do one review for both books in Veronica Roth’s newest duology. Let’s start with the non-spoiler stuff! Find the book here!Carve the Mark is a young adult science fiction novel that takes place on a different planet. This planet, Thuvhe, is divided into two opposing sides with very… Continue reading Cait’s Review of “Carve the Mark” & “The Fates Divide” by Veronica Roth

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Cait’s Review of “A Court of Frost and Starlight” by Sarah J. Maas

By: Cait Marie A Court of Frost and Starlight is a novella that follows A Court of Wings and Ruin. If you’ve been following me on any social media in the last eight months, you are well aware of my obsession with the A Court of Thorns and Roses series by Sarah J. Maas. The… Continue reading Cait’s Review of “A Court of Frost and Starlight” by Sarah J. Maas

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Cait’s Review of “Leah on the Offbeat” by Becky Albertalli

By: Cait Marie I have been struggling to write this review for days. Leah on the Offbeat, Becky Albertalli’s newest release, came out last week and I had been waiting months for it. It. Was. Wonderful. I love Albertalli’s books. You all know I’m obsessed with Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, well, this is… Continue reading Cait’s Review of “Leah on the Offbeat” by Becky Albertalli

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Cait’s Review of “The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue” by Mackenzi Lee

By: Cait Marie The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee is absolutely brilliant. I adored this book! I actually listened to the audiobook, which is something I’ve never had the patience or attention span for. But this book was so exciting and funny that I loved listening to it. It was narrated… Continue reading Cait’s Review of “The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue” by Mackenzi Lee

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Cait’s Review of “Areion” by Lela Grayce

By: Cait Marie Okay, I know it's not Tuesday, but I was excited to share about this book, so we're making an exception to the schedule. What's the point of making my own website if I can't talk about books whenever I want, right? *I received an ARC copy of this book from the author… Continue reading Cait’s Review of “Areion” by Lela Grayce

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Jenny’s Review of “The Salmon of Doubt” by Douglas Adams

By: Jenny Gardner Douglas Adams is a name synonymous with science fiction. The worlds of Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy combined with Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency encompass a vast universe of wondrous adventures. Douglas’s early passing left a lot of questions unanswered and stories untold. The Salmon of Doubt explores those tales. Editorial Companion,… Continue reading Jenny’s Review of “The Salmon of Doubt” by Douglas Adams

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Hayley’s Review of “The Selection” by Kiera Cass

By: Hayley Green There will be spoilers at the end of this review that are marked clearly. Stop reading if you want to know what happens by reading it. Do you remember when The Hunger Games came out and for several months afterwards Hunger Games knockoffs were being published? This falls into this category. Sure,… Continue reading Hayley’s Review of “The Selection” by Kiera Cass