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Book Review of Blood & Ink: When Romeo & Juliet meets Terrorism. (Are you cringing yet?)

Basic Keywords and Intro: Romeo & Juliet meets Terrorism.( Are you cringing yet?) A Historical Fiction Novel: The 2012 coup in Timbuktu, Mali Ali belongs to the “Defenders of Faith” movement Ali begins to fall in love with Kadi What would he chose? Love or “ Faith” Points to address: Where do I even start?…… Continue reading Book Review of Blood & Ink: When Romeo & Juliet meets Terrorism. (Are you cringing yet?)

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Book Review of Wild Beauty: Flowers, Friendship, Love, Greed and a tragic legacy.

Own Voices: Queer Latinx Women YA Fantasy Novel Third person Omniscient Narration + Dual POV La Pradera is a magical garden that the Nomeolvides women curate. Those women are a generation of 5 girls, and their mothers, and their Grandmas. La Pradera is a cursed land that vanishes any person who is truly loved by…… Continue reading Book Review of Wild Beauty: Flowers, Friendship, Love, Greed and a tragic legacy.

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Blog Tour/ Book Review: The November Girl by Lydia Kang

             **A November Goodreads Best Book of the Month!** I am Anda, and the lake is my mother. I am the November storms that terrify sailors and sink ships. With their deaths, I keep my little island on Lake Superior alive. Hector has come here to hide from his family…… Continue reading Blog Tour/ Book Review: The November Girl by Lydia Kang

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Book Review: Haven by Mary Lindsey

        “We all hold a beast inside. The only difference is what form it takes when freed.” Rain Ryland has never belonged anywhere, He’s used to people judging him for his rough background, his intimidating size, and now, his orphan status. He’s always been on the outside, looking in, and he’s fine…… Continue reading Book Review: Haven by Mary Lindsey

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Book Review: Perchance to Dream ~ A YA Shakespeare Retelling Anthology

  Romeo and Juliet. Hamlet. Macbeth. Everyone has heard their names. Everyone knows their stories. But you’ve never seen them like this. In this collection, some of the hottest names in YA today reimagine ten of Shakespeare’s best-known plays and sonnets for a new audience. From sci-fi adventures on distant moons to modern magic found…… Continue reading Book Review: Perchance to Dream ~ A YA Shakespeare Retelling Anthology

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Blog Tour: Book Review of A Curse So Dark ( Pioneer Falls #1 ) by Heather Davis

              You can never really hide from what you’re meant to be… A blood curse. Deadly secrets. A dark stranger. When her deputy sheriff father goes missing, Lily Turner learns the quaint logging town of Pioneer Falls harbors terrible secrets– an unspeakable past connected to her family and a…… Continue reading Blog Tour: Book Review of A Curse So Dark ( Pioneer Falls #1 ) by Heather Davis

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Book Review: The Hanging Girl by Eileen Cook

    Skye Thorn has given tarot card readings for years, and now her psychic visions are helping the police find the town’s missing golden girl. It’s no challenge—her readings have always been faked, but this time she has some insider knowledge. The kidnapping was supposed to be easy—no one would get hurt and she’d…… Continue reading Book Review: The Hanging Girl by Eileen Cook