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    Review: “The 5th Wave,” Rick Yancey

    June 8, 2016

    Having seen The 5th Wave movie before reading the book, I have to say that although I was expecting all the twists and turns, the book was definitely more fleshed out and well-paced than the film.…

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    Review: “Me Before You,” Jojo Moyes

    February 5, 2016

    I experienced the whole spectrum of human emotion whilst reading Me Before You. It’s been so very long since a book this size has demanded I finish it in one sitting, but that’s exactly what this…

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    Review: “Sisters’ Fate,” Jessica Spotswood

    January 26, 2016

    Spoilers for the series and this book in the review. Sisters’ Fate is the final instalment in Jessica Spotswood’s brilliant Cahill Witch Chronicles. Although it was far from perfect, I thought this was a stellar read…

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    Review: “Star Cursed,” Jessica Spotswood

    January 25, 2016

    Star Cursed is perhaps even better than its predecessor, Born Wicked. The stakes are higher, Cate and her sisters’ prophecy is drawing closer and their plans are more dangerous. A wonderful mix of historical fantasy, romance…

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    Review: “Cress,” Marissa Meyer

    November 23, 2015

    Although I was a bit on the fence when it came to Scarlet, I fell completely in love with Cress! With a cast of fun and exciting characters, a believable romantic relationship and further exploration of…

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    Review: “Scarlet,” Marissa Meyer

    November 19, 2015

    Scarlet may have been a bigger book than Cinder, but could have used a little more meat in its character development. I wanted more from the relationships and more from some of the newer personalities introduced.…

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    Review: “Night Beach,” Kirsty Eagar

    May 5, 2012

    I’ve wanted to read one of Kirsty Eagar’s books for so long – and I was thrilled when I got the opportunity to try out Night Beach. It’s a creepy, unsettling read with a strong, Australian…