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Review: The Upside of Unrequited – Becky Albertalli

Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love—she’s lived through it twenty-six times. She crushes hard and crushes often, but always in secret. Because no matter how many times her twin sister, Cassie, tells her to woman up, Molly can’t stomach the idea of rejection. So she’s careful. Fat girls always have to be careful.…… Continue reading Review: The Upside of Unrequited – Becky Albertalli

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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

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ARC Review: A Spark of White Fire – Sangu Mandanna

In a universe of capricious gods, dark moons, and kingdoms built on the backs of spaceships, a cursed queen sends her infant daughter away, a jealous uncle steals the throne of Kali from his nephew, and an exiled prince vows to take his crown back. Raised alone and far away from her home on Kali,…… Continue reading ARC Review: A Spark of White Fire – Sangu Mandanna

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ARC Review: The Gilded Wolves – Roshani Chokshi

Set in a darkly glamorous world, The Gilded Wolves is full of mystery, decadence, and dangerous but thrilling adventure. Paris, 1889: The world is on the cusp of industry and power, and the Exposition Universelle has breathed new life into the streets and dredged up ancient secrets. In this city, no one keeps tabs on…… Continue reading ARC Review: The Gilded Wolves – Roshani Chokshi

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ARC Review: In the Vanishers’ Palace – Aliette de Bodard

From the award-winning author of the Dominion of the Fallen series comes a dark retelling of Beauty and the Beast. In a ruined, devastated world, where the earth is poisoned and beings of nightmares roam the land… A woman, betrayed, terrified, sold into indenture to pay her village’s debts and struggling to survive in a spirit world. A dragon, among the last of her kind, cold and aloof but desperately trying to make a difference. When failed…… Continue reading ARC Review: In the Vanishers’ Palace – Aliette de Bodard

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ARC Review: The Impossible Girl – Lydia Kang

Two hearts. Twice as vulnerable. Manhattan, 1850. Born out of wedlock to a wealthy socialite and a nameless immigrant, Cora Lee can mingle with the rich just as easily as she can slip unnoticed into the slums and graveyards of the city. As the only female resurrectionist in New York, she’s carved out a niche…… Continue reading ARC Review: The Impossible Girl – Lydia Kang

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Title/Cover Reveal: No More Heroes: Hell or High Water – Michelle Kan

  Hello everyone! One of my all-time favourite books is No More Heroes by Michelle Kan (read my review here). I’ve done a character interview with Faye from this series before, and she was amazing to work with. Check out Faye’s answers to my questions and Michelle’s amazing illustrations here. Michelle is a close friend and asked…… Continue reading Title/Cover Reveal: No More Heroes: Hell or High Water – Michelle Kan

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ARC Review: Mirage – Somaiya Daud

In a star system dominated by the brutal Vathek empire, eighteen-year-old Amani is a dreamer. She dreams of what life was like before the occupation; she dreams of writing poetry like the old-world poems she adores; she dreams of receiving a sign from Dihya that one day, she, too, will have adventure, and travel beyond…… Continue reading ARC Review: Mirage – Somaiya Daud

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Review: Silver People – Margarita Engle

One hundred years ago, the world celebrated the opening of the Panama Canal, which connected the world’s two largest oceans and signaled America’s emergence as a global superpower. It was a miracle, this path of water where a mountain had stood—and creating a miracle is no easy thing. Thousands lost their lives, and those who…… Continue reading Review: Silver People – Margarita Engle

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Review: The Bone Witch – Rin Chupeco

The beast raged; it punctured the air with its spite. But the girl was fiercer. Tea is different from the other witches in her family. Her gift for necromancy makes her a bone witch, who are feared and ostracized in the kingdom. For theirs is a powerful, elemental magic that can reach beyond the boundaries…… Continue reading Review: The Bone Witch – Rin Chupeco