Review: Fangirl, by Rainbow Rowell

This book was fun. Did I have one too many flashbacks to my first year of university while reading it? Yes. Did it make me grateful for my own ridiculous experiences, for the friends I made, the things I learned? Hell yes.

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Review: An Ember in the Ashes, by Sabaa Tahir

This book was such a page turner!

I’ll admit, after I read the blurb, I was expecting something completely different from what this book delivered, and I couldn’t be happier about being wrong!

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Review: Us Conductors, by Sean Michaels

A little less than a year ago, I went to a reading for an author I’d never heard of before. After about an hour and a half, I left feeling quite enchanted, with a signed book in tow.

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Review: The Chronicles of Dan Lee O’Brien, by David Jordan

Book: The Chronicles of Dan Lee O’Brien Author: David Jordan Pages: 252 Genre: Fantasy, Mythology, Fiction Published:  2016, Paragon Publishing Rating: ★★★1/2 These stories put Irish mythology into a modern context by following the adventures of anti-hero, Dan Lee O’Brien, a pipe smoking, trench coat wearing, bike riding magician and investigator of the supernatural. An older, more laid […]

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Review: The Young Elites, by Marie Lu

I went into this book with little to no expectations; I’d seen a flux of artsy photos of its cover (probably in anticipation of the third book in the series being released in October) as well as some pretty jaw-dropping fan art, and I read some reviews, which were mostly mixed between love and hate for the series. After reading it, I found myself, unfortunately, on the disappointed side of things.

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Review: A Gathering of Magic, by V.E. Schwab

You know how everyone says that the sequel is always worse than the original? Yeah. Those people haven’t met Victoria Schwab, and they most certainly haven’t read A Gathering of Shadows.

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Review: The Wolf Wilder, by Katherine Rundell

Let me start this review off by saying that I realize I’m not the target audience for this book – trust me, I know; I borrowed it from my library and had to venture into the junior section (semi-self-consciously) to pluck it off the shelf…

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