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Caraval

Welcome to Caraval, where nothing is quite what it seems. – GoodReads My Review I read Caraval…*checks calendar* last May. *stares at self* Well! Let’s see if I left any notes. I definitely remember a lot of my reactions given the intense pacing of the book once the game begins. Let me tell you though, […]

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A Song of Wraiths and Ruins Review

GoodReads: For Malik, the Solstasia festival is a chance to escape his war-stricken home and start a new life with his sisters in the prosperous desert city of Ziran. But when a vengeful spirit abducts Malik’s younger sister, Nadia, as payment into the city, Malik strikes a fatal deal—kill Karina, Crown Princess of Ziran, for […]

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Girl, Serpent, Thorn Review

                                GoodReads: A captivating and utterly original fairy tale about a girl cursed to be poisonous to the touch, and who discovers what power might lie in such a curse… There was and there was not, as all stories begin, […]

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A River of Royal Blood Review

        GoodReads: Sixteen-year-old Eva is a princess, born with the magick of marrow and blood–a dark and terrible magick that hasn’t been seen for generations in the vibrant but fractured country of Myre. Its last known practitioner was Queen Raina, who toppled the native khimaer royalty and massacred thousands, including her own […]

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The Shadows Between Us Review

    GoodReads: Alessandra is tired of being overlooked, but she has a plan to gain power: 1) Woo the Shadow King. 2) Marry him. 3) Kill him and take his kingdom for herself. No one knows the extent of the freshly crowned Shadow King’s power. Some say he can command the shadows that swirl […]