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REVIEW: Snow Like Ashes by Sara Raasch

Snow Like Ashes by Sara Raasch Balzer + Bray, 2014 [Goodreads] [Book Depository] A heartbroken girl. A fierce warrior. A hero in the making. Sixteen years ago the Kingdom of Winter was conquered and its citizens enslaved, leaving them without … Continue reading

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REVIEW: The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

The Raven Boys (Raven Cycle #1) by Maggie Stiefvater Scholastic, 2012 [Goodreads] [Book Depository] Blue has spent the majority of her sixteen years being told that if she kisses her true love, he will die. When Blue meets Gansey’s spirit … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Fiendish by Brenna Yovanoff

Fiendish by Brenna Yovanoff Razorbill, 2014 [Goodreads] [Book Depository] Clementine DeVore spent ten years trapped in a cellar, pinned down by willow roots, silenced and forgotten. Now she’s out and determined to uncover who put her in that cellar and … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo

Siege and Storm (Grisha #2) by Leigh Bardugo Henry Holt and Co., 2013 [Goodreads] [Amazon] Previous Installment: Shadow and Bone Darkness never dies. Hunted across the True Sea, haunted by the lives she took on the Fold, Alina must try … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Poison by Bridget Zinn

Poison by Bridget Zinn Disney-Hyperion, 2013 [Goodreads | Amazon] Sixteen-year-old Kyra, a highly-skilled potions master, is the only one who knows her kingdom is on the verge of destruction—which means she’s the only one who can save it. Faced with no … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Shadow and Bone (The Grisha Trilogy #1) by Leigh Bardugo Henry Holt BYR, 2012 [Goodreads | Amazon] Surrounded by enemies, the once-great nation of Ravka has been torn in two by the Shadow Fold, a swath of near impenetrable darkness … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Ordinary Magic by Caitlen Rubino-Bradway

Ordinary Magic by Caitlen Rubino-Bradway Bloomsbury Children’s, 2012 [Goodreads | Amazon] In Abby’s world, magic isn’t anything special: it’s a part of everyday life. So when Abby learns that she has zero magical abilities, she’s branded an ‘Ord’—ordinary, bad luck, … Continue reading

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