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Feb 17
Book Review – Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy (Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy #1-#10)

Book Review – Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy (Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy #1-#10)

Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy by Cassandra Clare, Maureen Johnson, Robin Wasserman, Sarah Rees Brennan Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date Published: November 15th 2016 Genres: Boarding School & Prep School, Fantasy, Short Stories, Young Adult Format: Audiobook Pages: 672 Audiobook Length: 17 hours 35 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Brett Dalton, Chris Wood, Devon Bostick, Jack Falahee, Keahu Kahuanui, Ki Hong Li, Luke Pasqualino, Nico Mirallegro, Sam Hueghan, Torrance Coombs Rating: Description: The New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling collection of short stories chronicling the adventures of Simon Lewis as he trains to become a Shadowhunter is now available in print… Read more »

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Sep 23
Book Review – Lady Midnight (Dark Artifices #1)

Book Review – Lady Midnight (Dark Artifices #1)

Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare Series: Dark Artifices #1 Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date Published: March 8th 2016 Genres: Action & Adventure, Fantasy & Magic, Paranormal, Occult & Supernatural, Young Adult Format: Audiobook Pages: 720 Audiobook Length: 19 hours 45 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Morena Baccarin Rating: Description: The Shadowhunters of Los Angeles star in the first novel in Cassandra Clare’s newest series, The Dark Artifices, a sequel to the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments series. Lady Midnight is a Shadowhunters novel.It’s been five years since the events of City of Heavenly Fire that brought the Shadowhunters to the brink of oblivion…. Read more »

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Apr 29
Book Review – The Marriage of Opposites

Book Review – The Marriage of Opposites

The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date Published: August 4th 2015 Genres: 19th Century, Family, Fiction, Historical, Jewish Format: Audiobook Pages: 384 Audiobook Length: 13 hours 36 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Gloria Reuben, Santino Fontana, Tina Benko Rating: Description: “[A] luminous, Marquez-esque tale.” —O, The Oprah Magazine From the New York Times bestselling author of The Dovekeepers and The Museum of Extraordinary Things: a forbidden love story set on the tropical island of St. Thomas about the extraordinary woman who gave birth to painter Camille Pissarro—the Father of Impressionism. Growing up on idyllic St. Thomas in… Read more »

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Feb 27
Read Along: Confess by Colleen Hoover Chapters 19-End #CBConfess

Read Along: Confess by Colleen Hoover Chapters 19-End #CBConfess

Confess by Colleen Hoover Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date Published: March 10th 2015 Genres: Contemporary, New Adult, Romance Format: Paperback Pages: 320 Rating: Description: Winner of the 2015 Goodreads Choice Award for Best Romance From #1 New York Times bestselling author Colleen Hoover, a new novel about risking everything for love—and finding your heart somewhere between the truth and lies.At age twenty-one, Auburn Reed has already lost everything important to her. In her fight to rebuild her shattered life, she has her goals in sight and there is no room for mistakes. But when she walks into a Dallas art… Read more »

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Feb 24
Book Review – Eight Hundred Grapes

Book Review – Eight Hundred Grapes

Eight Hundred Grapes by Laura Dave Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date Published: June 2nd 2015 Genres: Contemporary Women, Literary, Romance Format: Paperback Pages: 272 Rating: Description: There are secrets you share, and secrets you hide….Growing up on her family’s Sonoma vineyard, Georgia Ford learned some important secrets. The secret number of grapes it takes to make a bottle of wine: eight hundred. The secret ingredient in her mother’s lasagna: chocolate. The secret behind ending a fight: hold hands. But just a week before her wedding, thirty-year-old Georgia discovers her beloved fiancé has been keeping a secret so explosive, it will… Read more »

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Jan 01
Book Review – Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Book Review – Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Baby, It’s Cold Outside by Emma Chase, Jennifer Probst, Kate Meader, Kristen Proby, Melody Anne Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date Published: October 28th 2014 Genres: Collections & Anthologies, Contemporary, Holidays, Romance Format: Paperback Pages: 544 Rating: Description: New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling indie authors Jennifer Probst, Emma Chase, Kristen Proby, Melody Anne, and debut author Kate Meader come together to write a sizzling romance anthology. Outside it may be frosty, so turn the heat way up with these stories of desire! Can a determined woman executive and a playboy billionaire survive being stranded together in a snowstorm? Jennifer… Read more »

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Dec 24
Book Review – Poison Princess

Book Review – Poison Princess

Poison Princess by Kresley Cole Series: The Arcana Chronicles #1 Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date Published: October 2nd 2012 Genres: Action & Adventure, Legends, Myths, Fables, Love & Romance, Paranormal, Young Adult Format: eBook Pages: 369 Rating: Description: #1 New York Times bestselling author Kresley Cole introduces The Arcana Chronicles, post-apocalyptic tales filled with riveting action, the dark mysticism of Tarot cards, and breathtaking romance. She could save the world—or destroy it. Sixteen year old Evangeline “Evie” Greene leads a charmed life, until she begins experiencing horrifying hallucinations. When an apocalyptic event decimates her Louisiana hometown, Evie realizes her hallucinations… Read more »

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Nov 24
UnDivided Review

UnDivided Review

UnDivided by Neal Shusterman Series: Unwind #4 Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date Published: October 14th 2014 Genres: Action & Adventure, Death & Dying, Dystopian, Science Fiction, Social Issues, Young Adult Format: Audiobook Pages: 384 Rating: Description: Teens control the fate of America in the fourth and final book in the New York Times bestselling Unwind dystology by Neal Shusterman that Horn Book Magazine calls “ambitious, insightful, and devastating—a fitting conclusion to a provocative series.” Proactive Citizenry, the company that created Cam from the parts of unwound teens, has a plan: to mass produce rewound teens like Cam for military purposes…. Read more »

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Oct 30
Book Review – Leviathan

Book Review – Leviathan

Leviathan by Keith Thompson, Scott Westerfeld Series: Leviathan #1 Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date Published: October 6th 2009 Genres: Action & Adventure, Europe, Fantasy & Magic, Historical, Legends, Myths, Fables, Science Fiction, Young Adult Pages: 440 Audiobook Length: 8 hrs and 20 mins Audiobook Narrator: Alan Cumming Rating: Description: It is the cusp of World War I, and all the European powers are arming up. The Austro-Hungarians and Germans have their Clankers, steam-driven iron machines loaded with guns and ammunition. The British Darwinists employ fabricated animals as their weaponry. Their Leviathan is a whale airship, and the most masterful beast… Read more »

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Aug 31
Unwind Review

Unwind Review

Unwind by Neal Shusterman Series: Unwind Dystology #1 Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date Published: June 2nd 2009 Genres: Action & Adventure, Dystopian, Young Adult Format: Audiobook Pages: 352 Audiobook Length: 10 hrs and 10 mins Audiobook Narrator: Luke Daniels Rating: Description: The Second Civil War was fought over reproductive rights. The chilling resolution: Life is inviolable from the moment of conception until age thirteen. Between the ages of thirteen and eighteen, however, parents can have their child “unwound,” whereby all of the child’s organs are transplanted into different donors, so life doesn’t technically end. Connor is too difficult for his… Read more »

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