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Featured Review: Wicked Saints (Emily A Duncan)

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About This Book: A girl who can speak to gods must save her people without destroying herself. A prince in danger must decide who to trust. A boy with a monstrous secret waits in the wings.  Together, they must assassinate the king and stop the war. In a centuries-long war where...
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Featured Review: We Rule The Night (Claire Eliza Bartlett)

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About This Book:   Two girls use forbidden magic to fly and fight–for their country and for themselves–in this riveting debut that’s part Shadow and Bone, part Code Name Verity. Seventeen-year-old Revna is a factory worker, manufacturing war machines for the Union of the North. When she’s caught using illegal magic,...
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Featured Review: The Devouring Gray (Christine Lynn Herman)

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About This Book: After the death of her sister, seventeen-year-old Violet Saunders finds herself dragged to Four Paths, New York. Violet may be a newcomer, but she soon learns her mother isn't: They belong to one of the revered founding families of the town, where stone bells hang above every doorway...
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Featured Review: The Last Voyage Of Poe Blythe (Allie Condie)

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About This Book:  Who do you become when you have nothing left to lose? There is something Poe Blythe, the seventeen-year-old captain of the Outpost’s last mining ship, wants far more than the gold they tear from the Serpentine River.  Revenge.  Poe has vowed to annihilate the river raiders who robbed...
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Featured Review: Bloodleaf (Crystal Smith)

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About This Book: Princess Aurelia is a prisoner to her crown and the heir that nobody wants. Surrounded by spirits and banned from using her blood-magic, Aurelia flees her country after a devastating assassination attempt. To escape her fate, Aurelia disguises herself as a commoner in a new land and discovers...
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Featured Review: To Best The Boys (Mary Weber)

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About This Book: Every year for the past fifty-four years, the residents of Pinsbury Port receive a mysterious letter inviting all eligible-aged boys to compete for an esteemed scholarship to the all-male Stemwick University. Every year, the poorer residents look to see that their names are on the list. The wealthier...
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Ooh! Now that sounds SO GOOD! It was already on my radar, but it may have just moved to the old wish list. THANKS for sharing!... Read More
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Featured Review: Night Music (Jenn Marie Thorne)

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About This Book: A romantic comedy that sweeps you up with breezy writing and canny social commentary, set behind the scenes of the classical music world during one hot, anything-can-happen, New York City summer Ruby has always been  Ruby Chertok  future classical pianist, heir to the Chertok family legacy, daughter of...
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Featured Review: White Stag (Kara Barbieri)

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About This Book: White Stag, the first book in a brutally stunning series by Kara Barbieri, involves a young girl who finds herself becoming more monster than human and must uncover dangerous truths about who she is and the place that has become her home. A Wattpad break out star with...
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Featured Review: Corpse & Crown (Alisa Kwitney)

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About This Book: Agatha DeLacey’s family isn’t rich or titled, so studying nursing at Ingold’s East End hospital in London is a rare opportunity for her. Despite the school’s focus on the innovative Bio-Mechanical program, Aggie cares more about the desperately poor human patients who flood the hospital, even if that...
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