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Girls of Storm and Shadow by Natasha Ngan | Spoiler-Free ARC Review

Title: Girls of Storm and Shadow Author: Natasha Ngan Publication Date: November 5, 2019 Genre(s): Young Adult, Fantasy Source: BookCon Pages: 403 Add to Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | Book Depository Synopsis (Spoilers for Girls of Paper and Fire) In this mesmerizing sequel to the New York Times bestselling Girls of Paper and Fire, Lei and Wren have escaped their… Continue reading Girls of Storm and Shadow by Natasha Ngan | Spoiler-Free ARC Review

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Come Tumbling Down by Seanan McGuire | Spoiler-Free ARC Review

Title: Come Tumbling Down Author: Seanan McGuire Publication Date: January 7, 2020 Genre(s): Young Adult, Fantasy Source: ARC sent from the publisher (Tor) Pages: 208 Add to Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | Book Depository Synopsis (Spoilers for the previous installments in the Wayward Children series) When Jack left Eleanor West's School for Wayward Children she was carrying the body of… Continue reading Come Tumbling Down by Seanan McGuire | Spoiler-Free ARC Review

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The Bone Houses by Emily Lloyd-Jones | Spoiler Free ARC Review

Title: The Bone Houses Author: Emily Lloyd-Jones Publication Date: September 24, 2019 Genre(s): Young Adult, Fantasy, Horror Source: BookCon Pages: 352 Add to Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | Book Depository Synopsis Seventeen-year-old Aderyn ("Ryn") only cares about two things: her family, and her family's graveyard. And right now, both are in dire straits. Since the death of their parents, Ryn… Continue reading The Bone Houses by Emily Lloyd-Jones | Spoiler Free ARC Review

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The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi | Spoiler Free Book Review

Title: The Gilded Wolves Author: Roshani Chokshi Publication Date: January 15, 2017 Genre(s): Young Adult, Fantasy, Historical Fiction Source: OwlCrate, Audible Pages: 388 Add to Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | Book Depository Synopsis No one believes in them. But soon no one will forget them. It's 1889. The city is on the cusp of industry and power, and the Exposition… Continue reading The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi | Spoiler Free Book Review

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Violent Ends edited by Shaun David Hutchinson | Spoilery Book Review

Title: Violent Ends Author: Several Publication Date: September 1, 2015 Genre(s): Young Adult, Contemporary, Realistic Fiction, Anthology Source: Book Depository Pages: 384 Add to Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | Book Depository Synopsis In a one-of-a-kind collaboration, seventeen of the most recognizable YA writers—including Shaun David Hutchinson, Neal and Brendan Shusterman, and Beth Revis—come together to share the viewpoints of… Continue reading Violent Ends edited by Shaun David Hutchinson | Spoilery Book Review

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The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden | Spoiler Free Book Review

Title: The Bear and the Nightingale Author: Katherine Arden Publication Date: January 10, 2017 Genre(s): Young Adult Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Folklore, Russian Folklore Source: Library Pages: 323 Add to Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | Book Depository Synopsis At the edge of the Russian wilderness, winter lasts most of the year and the snowdrifts grow taller than houses. But Vasilisa doesn't… Continue reading The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden | Spoiler Free Book Review

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In An Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire | Spoiler Free ARC Review

Title: In An Absent Dream Author: Seanan McGuire Publication Date: January 8, 2018 Genre(s): Young Adult, Fantasy, Portal Fantasy Source: Won in giveaway (Huge thank you to Tor Teen!!) Pages: 208 Add to Goodreads | Amazon | B&N Synopsis This is the story of a very serious young girl who would rather study and dream than become a respectable housewife… Continue reading In An Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire | Spoiler Free ARC Review

5-Star · Book Reviews

Beneath the Sugar Sky by Seanan McGuire | Mini Book Review

Title: Beneath the Sugar Sky Author: Seanan McGuire Publication Date: January 8, 2018 Genre(s): Young Adult, Fantasy, Portal Fantasy Source: Amazon Pages: 174 Add to Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | Book Depository Synopsis POTENTIAL SPOILERS FOR EVERY HEART A DOORWAY Beneath the Sugar Sky returns to Eleanor West's Home for Wayward Children. At this magical boarding school, children who have… Continue reading Beneath the Sugar Sky by Seanan McGuire | Mini Book Review

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Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire | Mini Book Review

Title: Down Among the Sticks and Bones Author: Seanan McGuire Publication Date: April 5, 2016 Genre(s): Young Adult, Fantasy, Portal Fantasy, Horror, LGBTQIA+ Source: Amazon Pages: 187 Add to Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | Book Depository Synopsis Twin sisters Jack and Jill were seventeen when they found their way home and were packed off to Eleanor West’s Home for… Continue reading Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire | Mini Book Review

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Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire | Mini Book Review

Title: Every Heart a Doorway Author: Seanan McGuire Publication Date: April 5, 2016 Genre(s): Young Adult, Fantasy, Portal Fantasy, Mystery, LGBTQIA+ Source: Amazon Pages: 173 Add to Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | Book Depository Synopsis Eleanor West’s Home for Wayward Children No Solicitations No Visitors No Quests Children have always disappeared under the right conditions; slipping through the shadows… Continue reading Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire | Mini Book Review