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July 08, 2015
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4.0
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Read about a girl you will want to cheer for!

No Spoiler Review - Elisa isn't your ordinary, cookie cutter Princess where everything comes easy "with grace, charm, and beauty." I loved reading about her flaws and insecurities because of the value it gave to her adventure in the book. She's relatable in her awkwardness and in her new found,...

May 17, 2015
Overall rating 
 
3.7
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3.0
Characters 
 
4.0
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4.0
Young Adult Fiction
Sisterly Love & Limits?

What wouldn't you do for your only sister? Leo and Paris Hollings test the limits of sisterly love with a mysterious scavenger hunt that leaves Leo finding more than just Paris in the end. Facing hard truths may not be easy for Leo, but an unlikely stranger helps to drive...

May 17, 2015
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4.0
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4.0
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4.0
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4.0
Young Adult Fiction
Magical Middle East Fantasy

The Fire Wish - wow! What a richly written fantasy that has one foot in the real world of Baghdad, Iraq and one foot in the magical world of the Jinni, the Cavern. Author Amber Lough shows her first hand knowledge of the Middle East with her attention regional customs...

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