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  • Book Reviews

    Review: “River Marked,” Patricia Briggs

    September 14, 2017

    As it’s the sixth book in the Mercy Thompson series, you could be forgiven for thinking that River Marked is more of the same – werewolves, vampires, fae… but Patricia Briggs manages to keep injecting her…

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    Re-Review: “Red Glove,” Holly Black

    July 9, 2016

    Red Glove is the second instalment of Holly Black’s Curse Workers series and, although it doesn’t quite have as tight a plot as White Cat, still remains to be an entertaining read. You can expect higher…

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    Review: “Wolfsbane,” Andrea Cremer

    January 29, 2016

    I was sorely disappointed with Wolfsbane. I had been expecting Andrea Cremer to build upon the relationships and characters introduced in the first book, but I didn’t expect Wolfsbane to pretty much be an all-out ‘infodump’…

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    Review: “Forever,” Maggie Stiefvater

    September 2, 2015

    And so ends my re-reading foray into The Wolves of Mercy Falls. Although it’s no longer at an end (there’s a surprise new addition, Sinner, now out) it does mean it’s uncharted territory for me from…

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    Review: “Kiss of Frost,” Jennifer Estep

    May 7, 2014

    Kiss of Frost marks my second and final venture into the world of Gwen Frost and Mythos Academy. Unfortunately, this one didn’t improve upon the problems I had with it’s predecessor and spent a lot of…

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    Review: “Shatter Me,” Tahereh Mafi

    September 18, 2013

    Shatter Me was quite an interesting read, but in my opinion it didn’t bring anything new to the table when it comes to the YA dystopian genre. Tahereh Mafi’s overuse of metaphors and repetitive adjectives also…