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REVIEW: Two and Twenty Dark Tales by Nina Berry

Two and Twenty Dark Tales: Dark Retellings of Mother Goose Rhymes by Nina Berry, Sarwat Chadda, Shannon Delaney, et al. Month9Books, 2012 [Goodreads | Amazon] In this anthology, 20 authors explore the dark and hidden meanings behind some of the … Continue reading

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BLOG TOUR STOP: Phantom by Laura DeLuca (Review + Giveaway)

Today I’m excited to host a stop on the Phantom Blog Tour! This was a surprising book for me, mostly in the fact that I wasn’t expecting to like it nearly as much as I did, because it has one … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Facing the Hunchback of Notre Dame by L.L. Sampson

Facing the Hunchback of Notre Dame (The Enchanted Attic #1) by L.L. Samson Zonderkidz, 2012 [Goodreads | Amazon] A hidden attic. A classic story. A very unexpected twist. Twin twelve-year-old bookworms Ophelia and Linus Easterday discover a hidden attic that once … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Scarlet by A.C. Gaughen

Scarlet by A.C. Gaughen Walker Children’s Books, 2012 [Goodreads] Many readers know the tale of Robin Hood, but they will be swept away by this new version full of action, secrets, and romance. Posing as one of Robin Hood’s thieves … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Masque of the Red Death by Bethany Griffin

Masque of the Red Death by Bethany Griffin Greenwillow, 2012 [Goodreads] Everything is in ruins. A devastating plague has decimated the population, and those who are left live in fear of catching it as the city crumbles around them. So … Continue reading

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REVIEW: The Book of Wonders by Jasmine Richards

The Book of Wonders by Jasmine Richards HarperCollins, 2012 [Goodreads] Magic, Djinn, Ogres, and Sorcerers. Thirteen-year-old Zardi loves to hear stories about fantastical beings, long banned from the kingdom of Arribitha. But anyone caught whispering of their powers will feel … Continue reading

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REVIEW: The Night Dance by Suzanne Weyn

The Night Dance (Once Upon A Time series) by Suzanne Weyn Simon Pulse, 2005 [Goodreads] Under the stars, in a secret world… Rowena, the youngest of twelve sisters, loves to slip out of the castle at night and dance in … Continue reading

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