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Review: Who Runs the World by Virginia Bergin

About the book: Welcome to the Matriarchy. Sixty years after a virus has wiped out almost all the men on the planet, things are pretty much just as you would imagine a world run by women might be: war has … Continue reading

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Review: When Dimple met Rishi by Sandhya Menon

About the book: A laugh-out-loud, heartfelt YA romantic comedy, told in alternating perspectives, about two Indian-American teens whose parents have arranged for them to be married. Dimple Shah has it all figured out. With graduation behind her, she’s more than … Continue reading

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Review: HUNTED by Meagan Spooner

“Compelling, beautifully written and atmospheric.” Hunted is a retelling of Beauty and the Beast, with additions from Russian folk tales like Tsarevich Ivan, the Firebird and the Grey Wolf.  It appears to be set in a fantasy version of medieval … Continue reading

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Review: Dark Days Club by Alison Goodman

“Demons in Regency London. Love it!” About the book: London, April 1812. On the eve of eighteen-year-old Lady Helen Wrexhall’s presentation to the queen, one of her family’s housemaids disappears-and Helen is drawn into the shadows of Regency London. There, … Continue reading

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Review: Crystal Magic by Madeline Freeman

  “I want more!” About the book: Nothing is safe around Kristyl Barnette. Windows break. Books rocket across the room. Lights flicker. Strange occurrences follow the sixteen-year-old everywhere. She’s an outcast at her school, but everything changes in the blink … Continue reading

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Sanctuary by Melle Amade

Unsettling – and captivating. …But if you’re a ridiculous stickler, you’ll notice a few proofing errors. About the book: It’s survival of the fittest, but first you have to fit in. Shae is sure the icy rage that eats away … Continue reading

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