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Black Coffee | 3 star review

Title: Black Coffee Series: Hercule Poirot #7 Author: Charles Osbourne adapted from Agatha Christie Inventor Sir Claude Amory feels a bitter taste in the mouth, when the new formula for explosive material stolen by someone in the household. In order to quickly remedy the situation, Sir Claude locks the door and turns off the light, […]

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Gemina | 4 star read

Title: Gemina Series: The Illuminae Files #2 Author: Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff Moving to a space station at the edge of the galaxy was always going to be the death of Hanna’s social life. Nobody said it might actually get her killed. The sci-fi saga that began with the breakout bestseller Illuminaecontinues on board the […]

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Illuminae | 4 star review

Title: Illuminae Series: The Illuminae Files #1 Author: Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff This morning, Kady thought breaking up with Ezra was the hardest thing she’d have to do. This afternoon, her planet was invaded. The year is 2575, and two rival megacorporations are at war over a planet that’s little more than an ice-covered […]

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Through the Zombie Glass | 2 star review

Title: Through the Zombie Glass Series: White Rabbit Chronicles #2 Author: Gena Showalter Zombies stalk the night. Forget blood and brains. These monsters hunger for human souls. Sadly, they’ve got mine… Alice Bell has lost so much. Family. Friends. A home. She thought she had nothing else to give. She was wrong. After a new […]

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Alice in Zombieland | 3 star review

Title: Alice in Zombieland Series: White Rabbit Chronicles #1 Author: Gena Showalter She won’t rest until she’s sent every walking corpse back to its grave. Forever. If anyone had told Alice Bell that her entire life would change course between one heartbeat and the next, she would have laughed. From blissful to tragic, innocent to […]

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Grasshopper Jungle | 2 star review

Title: Grasshopper Jungle Author: Andrew Smith Sixteen-year-old Austin Szerba interweaves the story of his Polish legacy with the story of how he and his best friend , Robby, brought about the end of humanity and the rise of an army of unstoppable, six-foot tall praying mantises in small-town Iowa. To make matters worse, Austin’s hormones […]

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The Mystery of the Blue Train | 4 star review

Title: The Mystery of the Blue Train Series: Hercule Poirot #1 Author: Agatha Christie A mysterious woman, a legendary cursed jewel, and a night train to the Mediterranean — ingredients for the perfect romance or the perfect crime? When the train stops, the jewel is missing, and the woman is found dead in her compartment. […]

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Dorothy Must Die | 4 star review

Title: Dorothy Must Die Series: Dorothy Must Die #1 Author: Danielle Paige I didn’t ask for any of this. I didn’t ask to be some kind of hero. But when your whole life gets swept up by a tornado – taking you with it – you have no choice but to go along, you know? […]

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Who Could That Be at This Hour? | 2 star review

Title: Who Could That Be at This Hour? Series: All The Wrong Questions #1 Author: Lemony Snicket The adventure began in a fading town. Far from anyone he knew or trusted, a young Lemony Snicket started an apprenticeship for a secret organization shrouded in mystery and secrecy. He asked questions that shouldn’t have been on […]

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