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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

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Review: Blackwing

Title: Blackwing Author: Ed McDonald Genre: Fantasy, Grimdark Pages: 435 Published: 27th July 2017 (UK) Publisher: Gollancz Format: Paperback (ARC) Acquired: Received at OrionBlogFest event Rating: ★★★★☆   Book Blurb:: The Misery is a wasteland: a dangerous, corrupted frontier between the Republic and the Deep Kings. When traitors, thieves and spies try to flee they… Continue reading Review: Blackwing

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Review: The Hundredth Queen

Title: The Hundredth Queen Author: Emily R. King Genre: YA, fantasy, romance Pages: 302 Published: 1st June 2017 Publisher: Skyscape Format: Ebook Acquired: Bought off Amazon (Kindle First offer) Rating: ★★★★☆ [3.5]   Goodreads Synopsis:: As an orphan ward of the Sisterhood, eighteen-year-old Kalinda is destined for nothing more than a life of seclusion and… Continue reading Review: The Hundredth Queen

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Review: The Upside of Unrequited

Title: The Upside of Unrequited Author: Becky Albertalli Genre: YA, contemporary, romance Pages: 336 Published: 11th April 2017 Publisher: Penguin Format: Paperback Acquired: Bought in local bookstore Rating: ★★★★★ Book Blurb:: Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love. No matter how many times her twin sister, Cassie, tells her to woman up, Molly is always… Continue reading Review: The Upside of Unrequited