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Run, Rebel by Manjeet Mann, #48 review

Publication date: 5 March 2020 When Amber runs, it’s the only time she feels completely free – far away from her claustrophobic home life. Her father wants her to be a dutiful daughter, waiting for an arranged marriage like her sister Ruby. Running is a quiet rebellion. But Amber wants so much more – and […]

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The Bookshop of the Broken Hearted by Robert Hillman, #47

Publication date: 9 April 2019 Tom Hope doesn’t think he’s much of a farmer, but he’s doing his best. He can’t have been much of a husband to Trudy, either, judging by her sudden departure. It’s only when she returns, pregnant to someone else, that he discovers his surprising talent as a father. So when […]

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Moonrise by Sarah Crossman, #46 review

Publication date: 7 September 2017 Publication Date: 7 September 2017 Seventeen-year-old Joe hasn’t seen his brother in ten years. Ed didn’t walk out on the family, not exactly. It’s something more brutal. Ed’s locked up — on death row. Now his execution date has been set, and the clock is ticking. Joe is determined to […]

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Unmarriageable by Soniah Kamal, #45 review

Publication date: 15 January 2019 In this one-of-a-kind retelling of Pride and Prejudice set in modern-day Pakistan, Alys Binat has sworn never to marry—until an encounter with one Mr. Darsee at a wedding makes her reconsider. A scandal and vicious rumor concerning the Binat family have destroyed their fortune and prospects for desirable marriages, but […]

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Watch Us Rise by Renee Watson & Ellen Hagen, #44 review

Publication date: 12 February 2020 Jasmine and Chelsea are sick of the way women are treated even at their progressive NYC high school, so they decide to start a Women’s Rights Club. They post everything online—poems, essays, videos of Chelsea performing her poetry, and Jasmine’s response to the racial macroaggressions she experiences—and soon they go […]

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Havenfall (Havenfall #1) by Sara Holland, #43 review

Publication date: 3 March 2020 A safe haven between four realms. The girl sworn to protect it–at any cost. Hidden deep in the mountains of Colorado lies the Inn at Havenfall, a sanctuary that connects ancient worlds–each with their own magic–together. For generations, the inn has protected all who seek refuge within its walls, and […]

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A Heart So Fierce and Broken(Cursebreakers #2)by Brigid Kemmerer, #42 review

Publication date : 7 January 2020 Find the heir, win the crown. The curse is finally broken, but Prince Rhen of Emberfall faces darker troubles still. Rumors circulate that he is not the true heir and that forbidden magic has been unleashed in Emberfall. Although Rhen has Harper by his side, his guardsman Grey is […]

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How much damage did I do in February?

Answer: not much I bought 1 book from my friend, Rube for RM10 And… BECAUSE I HAVE A BIRTHDAY DISCOUNT, I BOUGHT some books FROM BOOKXCESS What’s the total damage you ask? RM28 for FOUR books!!!!!!! I can’t scream that loud enough!!! Thank you for reading & how much did YOU spend on books this […]

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In The Highland Falcon Thief (#1 Adventures on Trains) , #41 review

Publication date: 5 March 2020 In The Highland Falcon Thief: Adventures on Trains #1, a middle-grade series starter from MG Leonard and Sam Sedgman, a young boy is swept up in an investigation to uncover the perpetrator of a jewel theft. When eleven-year-old Harrison “Hal” Beck is forced to accompany his travel-writer uncle on the […]

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Little Women (2020), movie review

Release date: 13 February 2020 I finally watched the movie today and wow!! It exceeded my expectations and I set them pretty high. Growing up, I first read Little Women when I was 12. Since then, I’ve fallen for the characters. Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy take us through their childhood to adulthood in the […]