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2021 Book Review Book Reviews Fantasy

The Queen of Nothing

Hello! Today’s book review is on the last novel in the Folk of the Air trilogy. This review might contain spoilers for people interested in reading the first two novels in this trilogy. You can see my reviews on other novels in this series here. Enjoy! The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black Synopsis: Power […]

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2021 Graphic Novel Review Fiction Graphic Novel Review

The Magic Fish

The Magic Fish by Trung Le Nguyen Synopsis: Tien and his mother may come from different cultures—she’s an immigrant from Vietnam still struggling with English; he’s been raised in America—but through the fairy tales he checks out from the local library, those differences are erased. But as much as Tien’s mother’s English continues to improve as […]

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2021 Book Review Book Reviews Sci-Fi

Cinder

Cinder by Marissa Meyer Synopsis: Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. A deadly plague ravages the population. From space, a ruthless Lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. No one knows that Earth’s fate hinges on one girl. . . . Cinder, a gifted mechanic, is a cyborg. She’s a […]

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2021 Book Review Book Reviews Fantasy

The Wicked King

Hi! This is just a quick disclaimer that The Wicked King is the book that follows The Cruel Prince in the Folk of the Air series. You can read my full review of the first book The Cruel Prince here. This review may contain spoilers if you have not read The Cruel Prince and are […]

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2021 Book Review Book Reviews Fantasy

The Cruel Prince

The Cruel Prince by Holly Black Jude was seven when her parents were murdered and she and her two sisters were stolen away to live in the treacherous High Court of Faerie. Ten years later, Jude wants nothing more than to belong there, despite her mortality. But many of the fey despise humans. Especially Prince […]

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2021 Book Review Book Reviews Fantasy

Shadow and Bone

Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo Synopsis: Surrounded by enemies, the once-great nation of Ravka has been torn in two by the Shadow Fold, a swath of near impenetrable darkness crawling with monsters who feast on human flesh. Now its fate may rest on the shoulders of one lonely refugee. Alina Starkov has never been […]

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2021 Book Review Book Reviews Horror Mystery

What Big Teeth

*This review contains spoilers for anyone who hasn’t read this novel and plans to* What Big Teeth by Rose Szabo Eleanor Zarrin has been estranged from her wild family for years. When she flees boarding school after a horrifying incident, she goes to the only place she thinks is safe: the home she left behind. […]

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2021 Book Review Book Reviews Fantasy

A Dark and Hollow Star

Hello There! I’m back and better than ever. After going through the largest reading slump known to mankind, I’ve returned with a new book review. Of course I had to go with a fantasy novel to commemorate my return to the bookish community and I apologize for my sudden drop off the face of the […]

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2021 Book Review Book Reviews Horror Mystery

Stalking Jack The Ripper

Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco Synopsis: Seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord’s daughter, with a life of wealth and privilege stretched out before her. But between the social teas and silk dress fittings, she leads a forbidden secret life. Against her stern father’s wishes and society’s expectations, Audrey often slips away […]

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2021 Book Review Book Reviews YA Fiction

Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda

Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now Simon is actually being blackmailed: if he doesn’t play […]