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Altered by Gennifer Albin

Altered picks up immediately where Crewel left off. Adelice, Jost and Erik are on Earth and searching for a way to get back to Arras to save the ones they left behind and overthrow the Guild. They find themselves in the middle of a rebellion they … Continue reading

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The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater

Spoiler Alert! This review will discuss events that transpired the amazing The Raven Boys by Maggie Siefvater. Maggie Stiefvater has proven herself a character writer. She brings imaginary people to life and makes the reader feel for them, cry for them, … Continue reading

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The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stievfater

As the November tide rolls in so do the capaill uisce, water horses with venom in their veins and a strong bite. Riders gather at the beach on the island of Thisby every year to tame the capaill uisce and … Continue reading

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Gated by Amy Christine Parker

Gated by Amy Christine Parker is a high anxiety filled novel that continues to build until the very last chapter. Lyla is seventeen, and has been living in a cult called the Community, since she was 5 years old. However, … Continue reading

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Icons by Margaret Stohl

Everything on Earth changed on the Day. On 6/6 buildings crumbled, power stopped, and Doloria De la Cruz was the sole survivor, in the California area, of mass genocide carried out on the people of Earth by aliens known only … Continue reading

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Deep Betrayal by Anne Greenwood Brown

The sequel to last year’s Lies Beneath, picks up thirty days later with Lily taking the reigns as narrator, waiting for her merman Calder to come back to her. Lily is snarky and fun, and it is a nice relief … Continue reading

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The 5th Wave by Richard Yancey

On a day like any other day, the Others arrived. Their mothership lit up the sky and the human race was forever changed. The Others came in waves taking away electricity, bringing upon the world a plague, sending out evil … Continue reading

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Dualed by Elsie Chapman

In the city of Kesh, everyone is a murderer. The only way to live in relative safety and comfort is to compete in a deadly game where only one survives. The catch? You have to kill your genetic “Alt”, which … Continue reading

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Break My Heart 1000 Times by Daniel Waters

After the Event, people see the dead. They are as normal to life as breathing now, but Veronica wishes that life would return back to the way it was before. Now, the ghosts are becoming stronger and they want to … Continue reading

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Dark Companion by Marta Acosta

Orphan Jane Williams has lived her entire life in the foster care system. This has given her a particularly hard outlook on life, but her determination to better her surroundings makes Jane work hard for what she has earned. Jane … Continue reading

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