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ARC Review: Descendant of the Crane – Joan He

Tyrants cut out hearts. Rulers sacrifice their own Princess Hesina of Yan has always been eager to shirk the responsibilities of the crown, but when her beloved father is murdered, she’s thrust into power, suddenly the queen of an unstable kingdom. Determined to find her father’s killer, Hesina does something desperate: she engages the aid…… Continue reading ARC Review: Descendant of the Crane – Joan He

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ARC Review: Empire of Sand – Tasha Suri

A nobleman’s daughter with magic in her blood. An empire built on the dreams of enslaved gods. Empire of Sand is Tasha Suri’s captivating, Mughal India-inspired debut fantasy. The Amrithi are outcasts; nomads descended of desert spirits, they are coveted and persecuted throughout the Empire for the power in their blood. Mehr is the illegitimate…… Continue reading ARC Review: Empire of Sand – Tasha Suri

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ARC Review: The Last 8 – Laura Pohl

A high-stakes survival story about eight teenagers who outlive an alien attack—perfect for fans of The 5th Wave Clover Martinez has always been a survivor, which is the only reason she isn’t among the dead when aliens invade and destroy Earth as she knows it. When Clover hears an inexplicable radio message, she’s shocked to…… Continue reading ARC Review: The Last 8 – Laura Pohl

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ARC Review: Shadow of the Fox – Julie Kagawa

One thousand years ago, the great Kami Dragon was summoned to grant a single terrible wish—and the land of Iwagoto was plunged into an age of darkness and chaos. Now, for whoever holds the Scroll of a Thousand Prayers, a new wish will be granted. A new age is about to dawn. Raised by monks…… Continue reading ARC Review: Shadow of the Fox – Julie Kagawa

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Review: Under Rose-Tainted Skies – Louise Gornall

At seventeen, Norah has accepted that the four walls of her house delineate her life. She knows that fearing everything from inland tsunamis to odd numbers is irrational, but her mind insists the world outside is too big, too dangerous. So she stays safe inside, watching others’ lives through her windows and social media feed.…… Continue reading Review: Under Rose-Tainted Skies – Louise Gornall

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ARC Review: Queen of Zazzau – J.S. Emuakpor

Amina is heir apparent to the throne of Zazzau and must prove herself worthy of the crown. As foreign invaders close in on them, she is the only thing standing between her people and their destruction. Caught in a web of prophecies and intrigue, she must defend Zazzau, but cannot do so if she wants…… Continue reading ARC Review: Queen of Zazzau – J.S. Emuakpor

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ARC Review: The Ghosts of Halloween – Ceillie Simkiss

Halloween is a holiday that is both loved and reviled by people all over America. It’s one of Cora’s favorite holidays, and a massive source of anxiety for Elena. Between the two of them, they get up to all sorts of hijinks and wind up falling even more head over heels for each other in…… Continue reading ARC Review: The Ghosts of Halloween – Ceillie Simkiss

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ARC Review: Isle of Broken Years – Jane Fletcher

Catalina de Valasco’s parents have her future fully planned. The most important step for a seventeenth century Spanish noblewoman being, of course, an advantageous marriage. Unfortunately, a series of setbacks has left Catalina unwed. On a galleon bound for the Americas and her latest husband-to-be, Catalina again finds her marriage plans frustrated. Pirates capture the…… Continue reading ARC Review: Isle of Broken Years – Jane Fletcher