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Review: Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

Thank you to NetGalley, Bonnier Zaffre and HotKey Books for sending me this book in exchange for an honest review! ~ Camino Rios lives for the summers when her father visits her in the Dominican Republic. But this time, on the day when his plane is supposed to land, Camino arrives at the airport to… Continue reading Review: Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

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Review: Once Upon an Eid by S. K. Ali and Aisha Saeed

Thank you to NetGalley and Amulet Books for sending me a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review! ~ Once Upon an Eid is a collection of short stories that showcases the most brilliant Muslim voices writing today, all about the most joyful holiday of the year: Eid! Eid: The short, single-syllable… Continue reading Review: Once Upon an Eid by S. K. Ali and Aisha Saeed

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Review: Monstrous Heart by Claire McKenna

Thank you to NetGalley and Harper Voyager for sending me this ARC in exchange for an honest review! ~ When Arden Beacon is sent to the lighthouse, she is simply a woman with a job to do. She neither seeks, nor expects, distraction. After years tainted by disappointment, Arden is finally taking up her family’s… Continue reading Review: Monstrous Heart by Claire McKenna

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Review: The Last Paper Crane by Kerry Drewery

Thank you NetGalley, Bonnier Zaffre and Hot Key Books for sending me this book in exchange for an honest review!~One thousand paper cranes to achieve your heart’s desire.1945, Hiroshima: Ichiro is a teenage boy relaxing at home with his friend Hiro. Moments later there is a blinding flash as the horrific bomb is dropped. With… Continue reading Review: The Last Paper Crane by Kerry Drewery

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Review: The Midnight Lie by Marie Rutkoski

Thank you to NetGalley and Hodder & Stoughton for sending me a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review!  ~ Where Nirrim lives, crime abounds, a harsh tribunal rules, and society's pleasures are reserved for the High Kith. Life in the Ward is grim and punishing. People of her low status… Continue reading Review: The Midnight Lie by Marie Rutkoski

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Review: Monstrous Devices by Damien Love

Thank you NetGalley and Oneworld Publications/Rock the Boat for sending me an ARC in exchange for an honest review! When twelve-year-old Alex receives an old tin robot in the post, the note from his grandfather simply reads: ‘This one is special'. But as strange events start occurring around him, it doesn't take Alex long to… Continue reading Review: Monstrous Devices by Damien Love

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Review: The Foundling by Stacey Halls

Thank you to NetGalley, Bonnier Books UK and Manilla Press for sending me a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review! Two women, bound by a child, and a secret that will change everything . . . London, 1754. Six years after leaving her illegitimate daughter Clara at London's Foundling Hospital, Bess… Continue reading Review: The Foundling by Stacey Halls

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Review: Break Your Glass Slippers by Amanda Lovelace

Thank you to NetGalley and Andrews McMeel Publishing for sending me this book to review! ~Fairy Godmother says: you are limitless. You can have the lipstick. You can have the sword.~ I absolutely love Amanda Lovelace - I've enjoyed every single book she has written and I re-read them regularly. I already know that I will… Continue reading Review: Break Your Glass Slippers by Amanda Lovelace

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Review: The Sisters Grimm by Menna Van Praag

I was incredibly lucky to receive this book from NetGalley and Random House UK/Transworld Publishers in exchange for an honest review! ~ There are hundreds, possibly thousands, of sisters Grimm on Earth. You may well be one of them, though you might never know it. They found each other at eight years-old, were separated at… Continue reading Review: The Sisters Grimm by Menna Van Praag