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Review – Sarah’s Key by Tatiana De Rosnay

Paris, July 1942: Sarah, a ten year-old girl, is brutally arrested with her family by the French police in the Vel’ d’Hiv’ roundup, but not before she locks her younger brother in a cupboard in the family's apartment, thinking that she will be back within a few hours. Paris, May 2002: On Vel’ d’Hiv’s 60th… Continue reading Review – Sarah’s Key by Tatiana De Rosnay

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Review – A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

  "When nineteen-year-old huntress Feyre kills a wolf in the woods, a beast-like creature arrives to demand retribution for it. Dragged to a treacherous magical land she only knows about from legends, Feyre discovers that her captor is not an animal, but Tamlin--one of the lethal, immortal faeries who once ruled their world. As she… Continue reading Review – A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

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Review – The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey

NOTE: Take notice that my process of reviewing has changed slightly. I will do the main body of the review in almost the same fashion, save for the fact I have changed my star count from 5 stars to 10 (I feel it gave me the opportunity to be more fair) and that at the… Continue reading Review – The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey

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Review – The Invasion of the Tearling by Erika Johansen

The Invasion of the Tearling By Erika Johansen With each passing day, Kelsea Glynn is growing into her new responsibilities as Queen of the Tearling. By stopping the shipments of slaves to the neighboring kingdom of Mortmesne, she crossed the Red Queen, a brutal ruler whose power derives from dark magic, who is sending her… Continue reading Review – The Invasion of the Tearling by Erika Johansen

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Review – Love Letters to the Dead by Ava Dellaira

Love Letters to the Dead By Ava Dellaira It begins as an assignment for English class: Write a letter to a dead person. Laurel chooses Kurt Cobain because her sister, May, loved him. And he died young, just like May did. Soon, Laurel has a notebook full of letters to people like Janis Joplin, Amy… Continue reading Review – Love Letters to the Dead by Ava Dellaira

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Review – Helen of Sparta by Amalia Carosella

Helen of Sparta by Amalia Carosella Lake Union Publishing Long before she ran away with Paris to Troy, Helen of Sparta was haunted by nightmares of a burning city under siege. These dreams foretold impending war—a war that only Helen has the power to avert. To do so, she must defy her family and betray… Continue reading Review – Helen of Sparta by Amalia Carosella

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Review – Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

Me Before You By Jojo Moyes Penguin Books They had nothing in common until love gave them everything to lose . . .  Louisa Clark is an ordinary girl living an exceedingly ordinary life—steady boyfriend, close family—who has barely been farther afield than their tiny village. She takes a badly needed job working for ex–Master… Continue reading Review – Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

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Review – The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group The circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it. It is simply there, when yesterday it was not. Within the black-and-white striped canvas tents is an utterly unique experience full of breathtaking amazements. It is called Le Cirque des Rêves, and it is only open… Continue reading Review – The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

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Review – The Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen

The Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen HarperCollins Publisher Summary: On her nineteenth birthday, Princess Kelsea Raleigh Glynn, raised in exile, sets out on a perilous journey back to the castle of her birth to ascend her rightful throne. Plain and serious, a girl who loves books and learning, Kelsea bears little resemblance to… Continue reading Review – The Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen