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Turn It Up By Jen Calonita

Turn It Up By Jen Calonita

A lesson that I have learned again and again in my life is that, when it comes to groups or teams, you are stronger together.  This goes for friendships, romantic relationship, or even politics!  In Turn It Up, I saw this theme reappear with a story about two girls whose friendship becomes fractured and one […]

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Blog Tour: Batman Nightwalker

Blog Tour: Batman Nightwalker

I came to this book a huge fan of Marie Lu’s writing, but kind of light on Batman knowledge.  (I honestly don’t think I’ve seen a Batman movie since George Clooney played him.) However, one thing I have always liked about his story is that he really doesn’t have any supernatural or god-like powers AND […]

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The Cruel Prince By Holly Black

The Cruel Prince By Holly Black

I didn’t realize how much I was missing a Holly Black faerie story until I started reading The Cruel Prince and was reminded of her genius in this sub-genre.  Before they were taken to the land of faerie, Jude lived with her two sisters and had a pretty normal human childhood. But her mother’s secrets […]

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Ex Libris Romance (79)

Ex Libris Romance (79)

There was so much to love about this book!  The premise was fantastic, as they were both reluctant but out of options. Emma really just wants to get paid for her work and she can’t help but be intrigued by the Duke. Emma is all light to the Duke’s moody shadow, but the contrast in […]

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The Wardrobe Mistress by Meghan Masterson

The Wardrobe Mistress by Meghan Masterson

The Wardrobe Mistress takes place during The French Revolution, a period of time that is often portrayed in a romantic way but was a time of great upheaval.  Giselle is from a small town outside of Paris and is give the opportunity to serve Maria Antoinette as on of her wardrobe attendants.  Basically, she was […]

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Blog Tour: The Speaker

Blog Tour: The Speaker

  Welcome to my stop of the blog tour for The Speaker by Traci Chee!  Once you’ve read my thoughts, don’t forget to visit the other blog tour stops!   The Reader was a richly developed story in a fascinating world.  I was not surprised at all when the starred reviews started pouring in.  The […]

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