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House of Hollow by Krystal Sutherland, #96 review

Publication date : 6 April 2021 Seventeen-year-old Iris Hollow has always been strange. Something happened to her and her two older sisters when they were children, something they can’t quite remember but that left each of them with an identical half-moon scar at the base of their throats. Iris has spent most of her teenage […]

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All Our Hidden Gifts by Caroline O’Donoghue, #95 review

Publication date : 4 February 2021 Maeve’s strangely astute tarot readings make her the talk of the school, until a classmate draws a chilling and unfamiliar card—and then disappears. After Maeve finds a pack of tarot cards while cleaning out a closet during her in-school suspension, she quickly becomes the most sought-after diviner at St. […]

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A Crown of Talons (A Throne of Swans, #2) by Katharine Corr & Elizabeth Corr, #94 review

Publication date : 14 February 2021 Fight or flight . . . or both? Three months after Aderyn’s coronation the court is celebrating the Solstice, but Aderyn is preoccupied by Lucien’s continuing hostility. The celebrations are interrupted by the arrival of nobles who have escaped from the neighbouring country of Celonia – the flightless have […]

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The Cousins by Karen. M McManus, #93 review

Publication date : 1 December 2020 Milly, Aubrey, and Jonah Story are cousins, but they barely know each another, and they’ve never even met their grandmother. Rich and reclusive, she disinherited their parents before they were born. So when they each receive a letter inviting them to work at her island resort for the summer, […]

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Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas (The Hate U Give #0) , #92 review

Publication date : 12 January 2021 International phenomenon Angie Thomas revisits Garden Heights seventeen years before the events of The Hate U Give in this searing and poignant exploration of Black boyhood and manhood. If there’s one thing seventeen-year-old Maverick Carter knows, it’s that a real man takes care of his family. As the son […]

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September Love by Lang Leav, #91 review

A book that will change the way you think about love, relationships, heartbreak, and self-empowerment. Breaking the rules, challenging perceptions, and exploring the secret desires we keep hidden from the world.  Beautifully composed and written by international bestselling author Lang Leav, this new collection of poetry and prose will positively influence your life. September Love captures […]

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The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes (The Inheritance Games #1), #90 review

Publication date : 1 September 2020 A Cinderella story with deadly stakes and thrilling twists, perfect for fans of One of Us is Lying and Knives Out. Avery Grambs has a plan for a better future: survive high school, win a scholarship, and get out. But her fortunes change in an instant when billionaire Tobias […]

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A Deadly Education (The Scholomance #1 ) by Naomi Novik, #89 review

Publication date : 29 September 2020 Lesson One of the Scholomance: Learning has never been this deadly. A Deadly Education is set at Scholomance, a school for the magically gifted where failure means certain death (for real) — until one girl, El, begins to unlock its many secrets. There are no teachers, no holidays, and […]

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The Magpie Society: One for Sorrow by Zoe Sugg and Amy McCulloch,#78 review

Publication date : 28 October 2020 The brand new series from Zoe Sugg and Amy McCulloch Illumen Hall is an elite boarding school. Tragedy strikes when the body of a student is discovered at their exclusive summer party – on her back is an elaborate tattoo of a magpie. When new girl Audrey arrives the […]

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Breathless by Jennifer Niven, #78 review

Publication date : 29 September 2020 Before: With graduation on the horizon, budding writer Claudine Henry is making plans: college in the fall, become a famous author, and maybe–finally–have sex. She doesn’t even need to be in love. Then her dad drops a bombshell: he’s leaving Claude’s mother. Suddenly, Claude’s entire world feels like a […]