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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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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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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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Paper Towns Book Review

Who is the real Margo? Quentin Jacobsen has spent a lifetime loving the magnificently adventurous Margo Roth Spiegelman from afar. So when she cracks open a window and climbs into his life—dressed like a ninja and summoning him for an ingenious campaign of revenge—he follows. After their all-nighter ends, and a new day breaks, Q […]

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Water in May Book Review

Water in May Fifteen-year-old Mari Pujols believes that the baby she’s carrying will finally mean she’ll have a family member who will love her deeply and won’t ever leave her—not like her mama, who took off when she was eight; or her papi, who’s in jail; or her abuela, who wants as little to do […]

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The Dark Days Club Book Review

The Dark Days Club London, April 1812. On the eve of eighteen-year-old Lady Helen Wrexhall’s presentation to the queen, one of her family’s housemaids disappears-and Helen is drawn into the shadows of Regency London. There, she meets Lord Carlston, one of the few who can stop the perpetrators: a cabal of demons infiltrating every level […]

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Starcrossed Book Review

Starcrossed! How do you defy DESTINY? Helen Hamilton has spent her entire sixteen years trying to hide how different she is – no easy task on an island as small and sheltered as Nantucket. And it’s getting harder. Nightmares of a desperate desert journey have Helen waking parched, only to find her sheets damaged by […]

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