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Review: The Loneliest Girl in the Universe

Title: The Loneliest Girl in the Universe Author: Lauren James Genre: YA, sci-fi Pages: 290 Published: 7th September 2017 Publisher: Walker Books Format: Paperback Acquired: Bought Rating: ★★★★★ [4.5] Book Blurb:: Romy Silvers is the only surviving crew member on a spaceship bound for a new planet. She is the loneliest girl in the universe, until… Continue reading Review: The Loneliest Girl in the Universe

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Review: The Leaf Reader

Title: The Leaf Reader Author: Emily Arsenault Genre: YA, mystery, paranormal Pages: 230 Published: 13th June 2017 Publisher: Soho Teen Format: Hardback Acquired: Received in June’s LitJoy Crate Rating: ★★★★☆ Book Blurb:: Marnie Wells knows that she creeps people out. It’s not really her fault; her brother is always in trouble, and her grandmother, who’s been… Continue reading Review: The Leaf Reader

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Review: Half a King

Title: Half a King Author: Joe Abercrombie Genre: Fantasy, YA Pages: 373 Published: 29th January 2015 (this edition) Publisher: Harper Voyager Format: Paperback Acquired: Bought in local book store Rating: ★★★★☆ [3.5] Book Blurb:: Betrayed by his family and left for dead, Prince Yarvi, reluctant heir to a divided kingdom, has vowed to reclaim a… Continue reading Review: Half a King

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Curse of the Gods Double Review: Trickery & Persuasion (My new guilty pleasure)

Hi all! Yes, as the title suggests, I have found a new guilty pleasure: the Curse of the Gods series! I read book one- Trickery– at the beginning of the month, and loved it so much that I bought the second book almost immediately! I have a not so secret love for reverse-harem stories, so I was… Continue reading Curse of the Gods Double Review: Trickery & Persuasion (My new guilty pleasure)

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Review: Six of Crows

Title: Six of Crows Author: Leigh Bardugo Genre: YA, fantasy Pages: 491 Published: 29th September 2015 (UK) Publisher: Indigo Format: Paperback Acquired: Bought in local book store Rating: ★★★★☆   Book Blurb:: Criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker has been offered wealth beyond his wildest dreams. But to claim it, he’ll have to pull off a seemingly… Continue reading Review: Six of Crows

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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