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Scythe by Neal Shusterman (Spoiler-free) Review

Thou shalt kill. A world with no hunger, no disease, no war, no misery. Humanity has conquered all those things, and has even conquered death. Now scythes are the only ones who can end life—and they are commanded to do so, in order to keep the size of the population under control. Citra and Rowan… Continue reading Scythe by Neal Shusterman (Spoiler-free) Review

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Pulse by Danielle Koste (Spoiler-free) Review + Giveaway!

Rowan Platts is addicted to success. When she's presented with the chance to work on a top secret project fronted by her idol, renowned virologist Dr. Margot Miller, Rowan signs her life away without second thought. The realization she’s gotten in over her head comes only after the subject of their study is revealed: a… Continue reading Pulse by Danielle Koste (Spoiler-free) Review + Giveaway!

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Bad Call by Stephen Wallenfels (Spoiler-free) Review

It was supposed to be epic. During a late-night poker game, tennis teammates Colin, Ceo, Grahame, and Rhody make a pact to go on a camping trip in Yosemite National Park. And poker vows can’t be broken. So the first sign that they should ditch the plan is when Rhody backs out. The next is… Continue reading Bad Call by Stephen Wallenfels (Spoiler-free) Review

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The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden (Spoiler-free) Review

The magical adventure begun in The Bear and the Nightingalecontinues as brave Vasya, now a young woman, is forced to choose between marriage or life in a convent and instead flees her home—but soon finds herself called upon to help defend the city of Moscow when it comes under siege. Orphaned and cast out as a… Continue reading The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden (Spoiler-free) Review

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The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden (Spoiler-free) Review

At the edge of the Russian wilderness, winter lasts most of the year and the snowdrifts grow taller than houses. But Vasilisa doesn’t mind—she spends the winter nights huddled around the embers of a fire with her beloved siblings, listening to her nurse’s fairy tales. Above all, she loves the chilling story of Frost, the… Continue reading The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden (Spoiler-free) Review

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The Empress by S.J. Kincaid (Spoiler-free) Review

The Empress is the second book in The Diabolic trilogy? Series? I'm actually not really sure how many books this series will end up having. For the most part, I usually don't enjoy second books as much as firsts. Unfortunately this was true for this series. Now, I didn't hate the book, but it just wasn't… Continue reading The Empress by S.J. Kincaid (Spoiler-free) Review

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The Diabolic by S.J. Kincaid (Spoiler-free) Review

Nemesis is a Diabolic. Created to protect a galactic Senator's daughter, Sidonia. There's no one Nemesis wouldn't kill to keep her safe. But when the power-mad Emperor summons Sidonia to the galactic court as a hostage, there is only one way for Nemesis to protect Sidonia. She must become her. Now one of the galaxy's most dangerous weapons… Continue reading The Diabolic by S.J. Kincaid (Spoiler-free) Review

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The Chaos of Standing Still by Jessica Brody (Spoiler-free) Review

Over the course of one chaotic night stranded at the Denver airport, Ryn confronts her shattered past thanks to the charm of romance, the uniqueness of strangers, and the magic of ordinary places in this stunning novel from the author of Boys of Summer. Ryn has one unread text message on her phone. And it’s been… Continue reading The Chaos of Standing Still by Jessica Brody (Spoiler-free) Review

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This Mortal Coil by Emily Suvada (Spoiler-free) Review

Catarina Agatta is a hacker. She can cripple mainframes and crash through firewalls, but that’s not what makes her special. In Cat’s world, people are implanted with technology to recode their DNA, allowing them to change their bodies in any way they want. And Cat happens to be a gene-hacking genius. That’s no surprise, since… Continue reading This Mortal Coil by Emily Suvada (Spoiler-free) Review

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Misery by Stephen King (Spoiler-free) Review

Paul Sheldon. He's a bestselling novelist who has finally met his biggest fan. Her name is Annie Wilkes and she is more than a rabid reader - she is Paul's nurse, tending his shattered body after an automobile accident. But she is also his captor, keeping him prisoner in her isolated house. Paul Sheldon is… Continue reading Misery by Stephen King (Spoiler-free) Review