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The Lying Game | Book Review

Author: Ruth Ware Rating: 5/5 Stars Publication Date: July 25th, 2017, in Canada, June 15th in the UK Publisher: Simon & Schuster Canada Summary: From the New York Times bestselling author of the pulse-quickening (Good Housekeeping, UK) In a Dark, Dark Wood and The Woman in Cabin 10 comes Ruth Ware s highly anticipated third novel, featuring her signature verve and energy (Library Journal). On a… Continue reading The Lying Game | Book Review

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One for Sorrow | Book Review

Author: Mary Downing Hahn Rating: 4.5/5 Stars Publication Date: July 18th, 2017 Publisher: Clarion Books Summary: Against the ominous backdrop of the influenza epidemic of 1918, Annie, a new girl at school, is claimed as best friend by Elsie, a classmate who is a tattletale, a liar, and a thief. Soon Annie makes other friends and finds herself joining… Continue reading One for Sorrow | Book Review

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The Last Magician | Book Review

Author: Lisa Maxwell Rating: 5/5 Stars Publication Date: July 18th, 2017 Publisher: Simon Pulse Summary: Stop the Magician. Steal the book. Save the future. In modern day New York, magic is all but extinct. The remaining few who have an affinity for magic—the :—live in the shadows, hiding who they are. Any Mageus who enters Manhattan becomes trapped by… Continue reading The Last Magician | Book Review

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Final Girls | Book Review

Author: Riley Sager Rating: 5/5 Stars Publication Date: July 11th, 2017 Publisher: Dutton Publishing Synopsis: Ten years ago, college student Quincy Carpenter went on vacation with five friends and came back alone, the only survivor of a horror movie–scale massacre. In an instant, she became a member of a club no one wants to belong to—a group of similar survivors… Continue reading Final Girls | Book Review

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The Secret Life of a Book Blogger | Book Tag

Good Morning Darlings, hope you’re having a lovely Thursday. It’s been a long week with starting my new summer job, but putting together this blog piece was worth the break. So, I cannot, FOR THE LIFE OF ME, remember where I got this book tag since I have had it in my drafts for over… Continue reading The Secret Life of a Book Blogger | Book Tag

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The Ghost of Graylock | Book Review

Author: Dan Poblocki Rating: 3/5 Stars Publication Date: August 1, 2012 Publisher: Scholastic Summary: Does an abandoned asylum hold the key to a frightful haunting? Everyone's heard the stories about Graylock Hall. It was meant to be a place of healing - a hospital where children and teenagers with mental disorders would be cared for and perhaps even cured.… Continue reading The Ghost of Graylock | Book Review

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The Leaving | Book Review

Author: Tara Altebrando Rating: 3/5 Stars Publication Date: June 7, 2016 Publisher: Bloomsbury Summary: Six were taken. Eleven years later, five come back--with no idea of where they've been. Eleven years ago, six kindergarteners went missing without a trace. After all that time, the people left behind moved on, or tried to. Until today. Today five of those… Continue reading The Leaving | Book Review

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The Not So Evil Stepmother in the Most Magical Place on Earth | Book Review

Author: Trisha Dabb Rating: 5/5 Stars Publication Date: February 18, 2017 Publisher: Theme Park Press Summary: Sensible Touring Plans What do those Walt Disney World guidebook authors know? Well, they know a lot, and sometimes that's the problem: they forget what it's like to visit Disney World with a family, not as ruthless ride maximizers. This guidebook shelves the statistics and… Continue reading The Not So Evil Stepmother in the Most Magical Place on Earth | Book Review

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The Hate U Give | Book Review

Author: Angie Thomas Rating: 5+/5 Stars Publication Date: February 28, 2017 Publisher: Blazer + Bray Summary: Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the… Continue reading The Hate U Give | Book Review