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ARC Review: Walking on Knives – Maya Chhabra

The little mermaid has no idea that as she makes her way on land, she’s being watched over by the sister of the very witch with whom she made her bargain. She has no idea that the witch’s sister is falling in love with her. When the prince decides to marry another woman, the little…… Continue reading ARC Review: Walking on Knives – Maya Chhabra

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Review: Damascus Nights – Rafik Schami

It is 1959, Damascus. The most famous storyteller in Damascus, Salim, the coachman, has mysteriously lost his voice. For seven nights, his seven old friends gather to break the spell with their seven different, unique stories — some personal, some modern, some borrowed from the past. Against the backdrop of shifting Middle Eastern politics, Schami’s…… Continue reading Review: Damascus Nights – Rafik Schami

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ARC Review: Epic Crush of Genie Lo – F.C. Yee

The struggle to get into a top-tier college consumes sixteen-year-old Genie Lo’s every waking thought. But when her sleepy Bay Area town comes under siege from hell-spawn straight out of Chinese folklore, her priorities are suddenly and forcefully rearranged. Her only guide to the demonic chaos breaking out around her is Quentin Sun, a beguiling,…… Continue reading ARC Review: Epic Crush of Genie Lo – F.C. Yee

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ARC Review: Ida – Alison Evans

How do people decide on a path, and find the drive to pursue what they want? Ida struggles more than other young people to work this out. She can shift between parallel universes, allowing her to follow alternative paths. One day Ida sees a shadowy, see-through doppelganger of herself on the train. She starts to…… Continue reading ARC Review: Ida – Alison Evans

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ARC Review: Heroine Worship – Sarah Kuhn

Once upon a time, Aveda Jupiter (aka Annie Chang) was demon-infested San Francisco’s most beloved superheroine, a beacon of hope and strength and really awesome outfits. But all that changed the day she agreed to share the spotlight with her best friend and former assistant Evie Tanaka—who’s now a badass, fire-wielding superheroine in her own…… Continue reading ARC Review: Heroine Worship – Sarah Kuhn

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Review: Heroine Complex – Sarah Kuhn

Being a superheroine is hard. Working for one is even harder. Evie Tanaka is the put-upon personal assistant to Aveda Jupiter, her childhood best friend and San Francisco’s most beloved superheroine. She’s great at her job—blending into the background, handling her boss’s epic diva tantrums, and getting demon blood out of leather pants. Unfortunately, she’s…… Continue reading Review: Heroine Complex – Sarah Kuhn

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ARC Review: But Not Up Here – RoAnna Sylver

Words about love, loss, grief, PTSD, and jokes with no punchline. Steps toward finding yourself and singing down the stars. RoAnna Sylver asked if some bloggers would be interested in reviewing her poetry collection. Since I am a fan of her Chameleon Moon series (here’s my review for book 1), I decided to request the…… Continue reading ARC Review: But Not Up Here – RoAnna Sylver

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ARC Review: A Daughter’s Courage – Renita D’Silva

I received an ARC of A Daughter’s Courage through NetGalley. I requested this ARC because of the beautiful cover and because the story seemed intriguing. A disgraced Lucy chooses to marry James and moves to India, where she meets Gowri, a woman tending to the local temple. In the present, Kavya and Sue are coming…… Continue reading ARC Review: A Daughter’s Courage – Renita D’Silva