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ARC Review: The Uncrossing by Melissa Eastlake

“You should say you’re crossed, not cursed. Curse makes it sound hopeless.” Thank you very much to Entangled Publishing for providing a copy of this novel in exchange for an honest review. The Uncrossing was genuinely one of the cutest novels I have read in a long time. Melissa Eastlake’s debut hit every single one of… Continue reading ARC Review: The Uncrossing by Melissa Eastlake

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ARC Review: Illegal Contact by Santino Hassell

“So, I’ve been here for an hour and so far, this is what I’ve got – there are two things that can bring out #ThatBrawleySmile. Playing football and his personal assistant.” Thank you very much to Berkley Publishing Group for providing a copy of the novel in exchange for an honest review. Santino Hassell has quickly become… Continue reading ARC Review: Illegal Contact by Santino Hassell

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ARC Review: One Dark Throne by Kendare Blake

“A queen is made of the island as the island is made of her.” Thank you very much to HarperCollins for providing a copy of the novel in exchange for an honest review. My review is based on a uncorrected galley proof and all quotes used should be checked against the final copy. (This book… Continue reading ARC Review: One Dark Throne by Kendare Blake

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ARC Review: Spectred Isle by K.J. Charles

“You said I could come to you if I found myself out of my depth.” […] “I did. Have you?”  “In the sense that either I’m going mad or the world is.” “Sadly,” Randolph said, “it’s probably not you.” Thank you very much to K.J. Charles for providing a copy of her novel in exchange… Continue reading ARC Review: Spectred Isle by K.J. Charles

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ARC Review: Royal Bastards by Andrew Shvarts

“What I’m about to show you, Archmagus, will change the course of history.” Thank you very much to Disney Book Group for providing a copy of the novel in exchange for an honest review.  Royal Bastards was one of my most anticipated releases of 2017. An epic fantasy adventure with a hint of history and… Continue reading ARC Review: Royal Bastards by Andrew Shvarts

ARC · book reviews · karen m. mcmanus · one of us is lying · ya · young adult

ARC Review: One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus

“Everybody’s got secrets,” he says. “Right?” Thank you very much to Penguin Random House UK Children’s for providing a copy of the novel in exchange for an honest review. I am still reeling from the perfection that was this book. One of Us is Lying is a refreshing take on the YA contemporary/mystery, loosely inspired… Continue reading ARC Review: One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus

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These Ruthless Deeds by Tarun Shanker & Kelly Zekas

“There is a system. There are rules. Do you abandon all of London society when you disagree with a single rule?” “I have been known to do that.” Thank you very much to Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group, Swoon Reads, and Netgalley for providing a copy of the novel in exchange for an honest review. If These… Continue reading These Ruthless Deeds by Tarun Shanker & Kelly Zekas