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Review: The Last Namsara

Title: The Last Namsara Author: Kristen Ciccarelli Genre: YA, fantasy Pages: 304 Published: 5th October 2017 (UK) Publisher: Gollancz Format: Paperback ARC Acquired: Received at an Orion BlogFest event Rating: ★★★★☆   Goodreads Synopsis:: A gripping YA crossover series from a spectacular new voice in the genre Once there was a girl who was drawn to wicked things… Continue reading Review: The Last Namsara

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Review: The Winner’s Curse

Title: The Winner’s Curse Author: Marie Rutkoski Genre: YA, fantasy Pages: 355 Published: 3rd July 2014 (UK) Publisher: Bloomsbury Format: Paperback Acquired: Bought at local book store Rating: ★★★★★ [4.5] Book Blurb:: Winning what you want may cost you everything you love.  As a general’s daughter in a vast empire that revels in war and… Continue reading Review: The Winner’s Curse

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Review: The Scarecrow Queen

Title: The Scarecrow Queen Author: Melinda Salisbury Genre: Fantasy, YA Pages: 423 Published: 2nd March 2017 (UK) Publisher: Scholastic Format: Paperback Acquired: Bought from local bookstore Rating: ★★★★☆   Book Blurb:: Dawn will rise. With Errin a prisoner in Lormere, and Twylla powerless on the run, time is running out for the ragged band of… Continue reading Review: The Scarecrow Queen

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Review: A Shadow Bright and Burning

Title: A Shadow Bright and Burning Author: Jessica Cluess Genre: YA, historical fantasy Pages: 404 Published: 20th September 2016 Publisher: Random House Children’s Books Format: Hardback Acquired: Bought from Amazon Rating: ★★★★☆ [3.5]   Book Blurb:: Henrietta can burst into flames. Forced to reveal her power to save a friend, she’s shocked when instead of… Continue reading Review: A Shadow Bright and Burning