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Echoes and Empires eARC Review

Josslyn Drake knows only three things about magic: it’s rare, illegal, and always deadly. So when she’s caught up in a robbery gone wrong at the Queen’s Gala and infected by a dangerous piece of magic—one that allows her to step into the memories of an infamously evil warlock—she finds herself living her worst nightmare.  […]

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The Girl Who Knew Too Much eARC Review

High school senior Riley Ozment is desperate to change her reality after making a fool of herself on social media. She needs to do something drastic to repair her social standing—like trying out for a Survivor-style reality TV show. Suddenly, Riley’s dropped onto a deserted tropical island with nineteen other teens competing for a million […]

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The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding

An English country house at Christmas time should be the perfect place to get away from it all – but nothing is ever simple for Hercule Poirot, as he finds not one but five baffling cases to solve. –GoodReads My Review This is one of those books I reread every year/other year or so. So…the […]

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A Holiday for Murder

In Hercule Poirot’s Christmas, the holidays are anything but merry when a family reunion is marred by murder — and the notoriously fastidious investigator is quickly on the case.  –GoodReads My Review This is one of those books I reread every year/other year or so. So…the mystery of it all is not a surprise for […]

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The Nutcracker

The nutcracker doll that mysterious Godfather Drosselmeyer gives to little Marie for Christmas is no ordinary toy.  –GoodReads My Review I am admittedly a Dumas slut so I may be a smidgen bias in my four cup rating but hear me out! I’m also a huge fan of classic novels across a crap ton of […]

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Jade Fire Gold eARC Review

Her destiny. His revenge. In an empire on the brink of war . . . – GoodReads My Review Reading the synopsis of this, I can say I was definitely *jazzed* about it. Yea, I’m old enough to say things like that, so what? Anyway, totally was excited and honestly, this was a pretty damn […]

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The Midnight Girls eARC Review

It’s Karnawał season in the snow-cloaked Kingdom of Lechija, and from now until midnight when the church bells ring an end to Devil’s Tuesday time will be marked with wintry balls and glittery disguises, cavalcades of nightly torch-lit “kuligi” sleigh-parties. Unbeknownst to the oblivious merrymakers, two monsters join the fun, descending upon the royal city […]

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A Marvellous Light eARC Reivew

Robin’s predecessor has disappeared, and the mystery of what happened to him reveals unsettling truths about the very oldest stories they’ve been told about the land they live on and what binds it. Thrown together and facing unexpected dangers, Robin and Edwin discover a plot that threatens every magician in the British Isles—and a secret […]

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The Righteous eARC Review

Odette faces a vampire’s final death. The Court of the Lions have done everything they can to save her but have failed. A healer from the Sylvan Vale could help her, but only Arjun Desai, as a half fey, can cross the boundary between realms. -GoodReads My Review Book 1 review here. Book 2 review […]

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The Coldest Touch eARC Review

Elise Beaumont is cursed. With every touch, she experiences exactly how her loved ones will die. Claire Montgomery also has a unique relationship with death, mostly because she’s already dead. Technically, anyway. – GoodReads My Review I love a good vampire novel, bonus points if it’s sapphic. So, this already had a good start in […]