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Queens of Geek by Jen Wilde – Review

QUEENS OF GEEK Author: Jen Wilde Publisher: Swoon Reads Format: Paperback, 288 pages Published: March 14th 2017  Buy At:        (Click Picture or underlined title to add on Goodreads) When BFFs Charlie, Taylor and Jamie go to SupaCon, they know it’s going to be a blast. What they don’t expect is for it to change their… Continue reading Queens of Geek by Jen Wilde – Review

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Graphic Novel Mini-Reviews : Monstress + Archie

I wasn’t planning on reviewing these because I already have so many books to review, but I decided to do a mash-up of mini-reviews in this one post. I don’t really read many graphic novels and they’re not my favorite things to read, but there are the occasional graphic novels that I find enjoyable. anyway,… Continue reading Graphic Novel Mini-Reviews : Monstress + Archie

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Fast-paced Sci-Fi With A Sassy Robot And A Badass Soldier / Defy The Stars by Claudia Gray

DEFY THE STARS (Constellation #1) Author: Claudia Gray Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Format: Hardcover, 503 pages Published: April 4th 2017   Buy At:        (Click Picture or underlined title to add on Goodreads) She’s a soldier. Noemi Vidal is seventeen years old and sworn to protect her planet, Genesis. She’s willing to risk anything—including her own… Continue reading Fast-paced Sci-Fi With A Sassy Robot And A Badass Soldier / Defy The Stars by Claudia Gray

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Thieves, Gangs & A Mystery set in Kenya+Congo / City of Saints & Thieves by Natalie C. Anderson

CITY OF SAINTS & THIEVES Author: Natalie C. Anderson Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers Format: Hardcover, 401 pages Published: January 24th 2017 Buy At:        (Click Picture or underlined title to add on Goodreads) The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo meets Gone Girl in this enthralling murder mystery set in Kenya. In the shadows… Continue reading Thieves, Gangs & A Mystery set in Kenya+Congo / City of Saints & Thieves by Natalie C. Anderson

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Swoony, Feudal-Japan-set Mulan retelling / Flame in the Mist by Renee Ahdieh

FLAME IN THE MIST (Flame in the Mist #1) Author: Renee Ahdieh Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers Format: Hardcover, 368 pages Publish Date: May 16th 2017 Pre-order At:        (Click Picture or underlined title to add on Goodreads) The daughter of a prominent samurai, Mariko has long known her place—she may be an accomplished… Continue reading Swoony, Feudal-Japan-set Mulan retelling / Flame in the Mist by Renee Ahdieh

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A Lush, beautifully-written Beauty & The Beast Retelling / The Hunted by Meagan Spooner

HUNTED Author: Meagan Spooner Publisher: HarperTeen Format: Hardcover, 384 pages Published: March 14th 2017 Buy At:        (Click Picture or underlined title to add on Goodreads) Beauty knows the Beast’s forest in her bones—and in her blood. Though she grew up with the city’s highest aristocrats, far from her father’s old lodge, she knows that the forest holds… Continue reading A Lush, beautifully-written Beauty & The Beast Retelling / The Hunted by Meagan Spooner

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Kick-ass lady pirates and A fast-paced adventure / Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller

DAUGHTER OF THE PIRATE KING (Daughter of the Pirate King #1) Author: Tricia Levenseller Publisher: Feiwel & Friends Format: Hardcover, 320 pages Published: February 28th 2017 Buy At:        (Click Picture or underlined title to add on Goodreads) There will be plenty of time for me to beat him soundly once I’ve gotten what I came for. Sent on… Continue reading Kick-ass lady pirates and A fast-paced adventure / Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller

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Body-positivity, Unbearable cuteness and Wonderful diversity / The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli

THE UPSIDE OF UNREQUITED Author:  Becky Albertalli Publisher: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen Format: Hardcover, 352 pages Published: April 11th 2017    Pre-order At:        (Click Picture or underlined title to add on Goodreads) Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love. No matter how many times her twin sister, Cassie, tells her to woman up, Molly can’t stomach the… Continue reading Body-positivity, Unbearable cuteness and Wonderful diversity / The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli

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The Bear and The Nightingale by Katherine Arden – Review

THE BEAR AND THE NIGHTINGALE   Author: Katherine Arden Publisher: Del Rey  Format: Hardcover, 322 pages Published: January 10th 2017 Buy At:        (Click Picture or underlined title to add on Goodreads) At the edge of the Russian wilderness, winter lasts most of the year and the snowdrifts grow taller than houses. But Vasilisa doesn’t mind—she spends the winter… Continue reading The Bear and The Nightingale by Katherine Arden – Review

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A Taste of Honey by Kai Ashante Wilson – Review

A TASTE OF HONEY   Author: Kai Ashante Wilson Publisher: Tor.com Format: Paperback, 159 pages Published: October 25th 2016 Buy At:        (Click Picture or underlined title to add on Goodreads) Long after the Towers left the world but before the dragons came to Daluça, the emperor brought his delegation of gods and diplomats to Olorum. As the royalty… Continue reading A Taste of Honey by Kai Ashante Wilson – Review