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Young Adult Fiction 458
engaging YA fantasy
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
SPELLS TROUBLE is a thrilling YA fantasy that takes the reader from Salem during the witch trials to the midwest in the modern day. Descendants of an actual witch accused during the trials, twins Hunter and Mercy Goode are learning the practice from their mother in Goodeville. They are tasked with the important job of maintaining five trees that are actually gates to the underworlds. These gates are all that keeps the paranormal evil out of our world.

During the annual ceremony to restore the trees, something begins going terribly awry. Their mother dies in the ritual when a monster breaks through. As the twins are grieving, they must also figure out what has happened and stop it before the world is destroyed - without their mother's invaluable guidance.

What I loved: Mercy and Hunter felt very real with teenage problems and concerns, while also dealing with this very big and supernatural problem. Mercy has a very popular jock boyfriend, and she is getting pretty serious about him, even though the people around her do not approve. Hunter is teased and rejected by much of their town, in part for her LGBT identity. They must work together even more than they have in their lives thus far to have any hope of stopping the evil working its way into their town, and this presents its own challenges as they deal with their grief and the life things creating cracks in their twinship.

I found their journey to be really engaging, and it's a story I am eager to continue. I have my own theories about why things are going wrong, but I love that there are no easy answers, and that the reader learns alongside the twins. There are other characters I am eager to learn more about as well, and I really enjoyed Xena and look forward to learning more about their BFFs, who I think will have bigger roles to play in the future. The magic was also really interesting, and I appreciated all the scenes where they work it.

What left me wanting more: As a very small point, the plot felt like it dragged a bit in the middle and I wanted it to move a bit faster, and there are a few frustrating scenes.

Final verdict: Filled with magic and the bonds of sisterhood, SPELLS TROUBLE is an engaging YA fantasy that I am eager to continue. Highly recommend for fans of MOTHERLAND: FORT SALEM, BEAUTIFUL CREATURES, and THE HAZEL WOOD.
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May 11, 2021
Hello viewers, I am Eva Joe, from the USA, i want to use this opportunity to thank Dr. DAVID  for the great work he has done in my life. I had a very big misunderstanding with my husband and he said he no longer wants me again. He needs a divorce, i was heart broken, devastated, confused, i didn't know what to do until one fateful day I saw a testimony of someone testifying about what Dr. DAVID has done for her i never believed in magic or spell but i had no choice, i decided to give it a try, so i contacted him via his email (awesomespelltemple@gmail.com) he told me what i need to do which i did and he promised me that within 48 hours my husband was going to contact me, i didn't believed it 100%, so the second day morning as i was preparing to go to work i had my phone ring and i went to pick it up i was surprise it was my husband calling, i answered and he started apologizing to me i forgave him and now he has turned a new live he stopped all the bad things he used to do, now he loves me more than he used to before. You can also contact him if you are also passing through and kind of marital problem or relationship issues. He is a very powerful spell caster and I believe he will help you too awesomespelltemple@gmail.com or you can also WhatsApp him on +2347040654140 Website: http://http://awesomespelltemplem.website2.me/https://www.facebook.com/Awesomelovepelltemple    
May 11, 2021
Hello viewers, I am Eva Joe, from the USA, i want to use this opportunity to thank Dr. DAVID  for the great work he has done in my life. I had a very big misunderstanding with my husband and he said he no longer wants me again. He needs a divorce, i was heart broken, devastated, confused, i didn't know what to do until one fateful day I saw a testimony of someone testifying about what Dr. DAVID has done for her i never believed in magic or spell but i had no choice, i decided to give it a try, so i contacted him via his email (awesomespelltemple@gmail.com) he told me what i need to do which i did and he promised me that within 48 hours my husband was going to contact me, i didn't believed it 100%, so the second day morning as i was preparing to go to work i had my phone ring and i went to pick it up i was surprise it was my husband calling, i answered and he started apologizing to me i forgave him and now he has turned a new live he stopped all the bad things he used to do, now he loves me more than he used to before. You can also contact him if you are also passing through and kind of marital problem or relationship issues. He is a very powerful spell caster and I believe he will help you too awesomespelltemple@gmail.com or you can also WhatsApp him on +2347040654140 Website: http://http://awesomespelltemplem.website2.me/https://www.facebook.com/Awesomelovepelltemple    
May 14, 2021
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