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ARC Review: These Feathered Flames – Alexandra Overy

Synopsis: A queer retelling of “The Firebird,” a Russian folktale When twin heirs are born in Tourin, their fates are decided at a young age. While Izaveta remained at court to learn the skills she’d need as the future queen, Asya was taken away to train with her aunt, the mysterious Firebird, who ensured magic… Continue reading ARC Review: These Feathered Flames – Alexandra Overy

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ARC Review: Game Changer – Neal Shusterman

Synopsis: An explosive new novel by the author of the National Book Award-winning Challenger Deep and the New York Times bestselling Arc of a Scythe series, about the limited ways we see our world—and how a jolt out of the ordinary can upend the universe. All it takes is one hit on the football field, and suddenly Ash’s life… Continue reading ARC Review: Game Changer – Neal Shusterman

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ARC Review: Kingdom of the Wicked – Kerri Maniscalco

Synopsis: Emilia and her twin sister Victoria are streghe - witches who live secretly among humans, avoiding notice and persecution. One night, Victoria misses dinner service at the family's renowned Sicilian restaurant. Emilia soon finds the body of her beloved twin...desecrated beyond belief. Devastated, Emilia sets out to discover who did this, and to seek… Continue reading ARC Review: Kingdom of the Wicked – Kerri Maniscalco

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ARC Review: The Ghost Tree – Christina Henry

Synopsis: When the bodies of two girls are found torn apart in her hometown, Lauren is surprised, but she also expects that the police won't find the killer. After all, the year before her father's body was found with his heart missing, and since then everyone has moved on. Even her best friend, Miranda, has… Continue reading ARC Review: The Ghost Tree – Christina Henry

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ARC Review: The Reckless Afterlife of Harriet Stoker – Lauren James

Synopsis: “Congratulations, new kid. Welcome to the afterlife.”What if death is only the beginning?When Harriet Stoker dies after falling from a balcony in a long-abandoned building, she discovers a group of ghosts, each with a special power.Felix, Kasper, Rima and Leah welcome Harriet into their world, eager to make friends with the new arrival after… Continue reading ARC Review: The Reckless Afterlife of Harriet Stoker – Lauren James

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ARC Review: All The Stars and Teeth – Adalyn Grace

Synopsis: Set in a kingdom where danger lurks beneath the sea, mermaids seek vengeance with song, and magic is a choice. She will reign. As princess of the island kingdom Visidia, Amora Montara has spent her entire life training to be High Animancer — the master of souls. The rest of the realm can choose… Continue reading ARC Review: All The Stars and Teeth – Adalyn Grace

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Review: The Seven Endless Forests – April Genevieve Tucholke

Synopsis: A bold and blood-hungry retelling of the King Arthur legend from the critically acclaimed author of The Boneless Mercies. On the heels of a devastating plague, Torvi’s sister Morgunn is stolen from the family farm by Uther, a flame-loving wolf-priest who leads a pack of ragged, starving girls. Torvi leaves the only home she’s… Continue reading Review: The Seven Endless Forests – April Genevieve Tucholke