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Of Metal and Wishes; A review

There are whispers of a ghost in the slaughterhouse where sixteen-year-old Wen assists her father in his medical clinic—a ghost who grants wishes to those who need them most. When one of the Noor, men hired as cheap factory labor, … Continue reading

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My thoughts on The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty

“From bestselling author Anne Rice, writing as A.N. Roquleaure. In the traditional folktale of ‘Sleeping Beauty,’ the spell cast upon the lovely young princess and everyone in her castle can only be broken by the kiss of a Prince. It … Continue reading

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A Review of a Love Story

Nick frequents New York’s indie rock scene nursing a broken heart. Norah is questioning all of her assumptions about the world. They have nothing in common except for their taste in music, until a chance encounter leads to an all-night … Continue reading

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The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman

Here lives an orphaned ward named Lyra Belacqua, whose carefree life among the scholars at Oxford’s Jordan College is shattered by the arrival of two powerful visitors. First, her fearsome uncle, Lord Asriel, appears with evidence of mystery and danger … Continue reading

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An Ember in the Ashes: A review

Hardcover, 446 pages Published April 28th 2015 by Razorbill One night Laia’s family is taken from her, including her brother Darin, who is escorted to prison for treason. She is left alone, and seeks out help from the Rebellion, a … Continue reading

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