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Mini-Review // The Strangers (Greystone Secrets #1)

The Greystone kids thought they knew. Chess has always been the protector over his younger siblings, Emma loves math, and Finn does what Finn does best—acting silly and being adored. They’ve been a happy family, just the three of them and their mom. But everything changes when reports of three kidnapped children—who share the same… Continue reading Mini-Review // The Strangers (Greystone Secrets #1)

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Mini-Review // Chasing Secrets

San Francisco, 1900. The Gilded Age. A fantastic time to be alive for lots of people . . . but not thirteen-year-old Lizzie Kennedy, stuck at Miss Barstow’s snobby school for girls. Lizzie’s secret passion is science, an unsuitable subject for finishing-school girls. Lizzie lives to go on house calls with her physician father. On… Continue reading Mini-Review // Chasing Secrets

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Mini-Review // The Mysterious Benedict Society

ARE YOU A GIFTED CHILD Looking for special opportunities? When this peculiar ad appears in the newspaper, dozens of children enrol to take a series of mysterious, mind-bending tests. (And you, dear listener, can test your wits right alongside them.) But in the end just four very special children will succeed. Their challenge: to go… Continue reading Mini-Review // The Mysterious Benedict Society

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Mini-Review // Amina’s Voice

Amina has never been comfortable in the spotlight. She is happy just hanging out with her best friend, Soojin. Except now that she’s in middle school everything feels different. Soojin is suddenly hanging out with Emily, one of the “cool” girls in the class, and even talking about changing her name to something more “American.”… Continue reading Mini-Review // Amina’s Voice

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Celebrating 3 years of blogging Q&A // Answering all your questions about books!

Hi everyone!! Thank you ALL for participating in my Q&A and giveaway. (If you haven't entered the giveaway yet, don't worry you have until midnight today! Click here to go to the giveaway post!!) I was really excited to see all your questions come in. There were so many that I had to divide them… Continue reading Celebrating 3 years of blogging Q&A // Answering all your questions about books!

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Mini-Review // Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow

Morrigan Crow may have defeated her deadly curse, passed the dangerous trials and joined the mystical Wundrous Society, but her journey into Nevermoor and all its secrets has only just begun. And she is fast learning that not all magic is used for good.Morrigan Crow has been invited to join the prestigious Wundrous Society, a… Continue reading Mini-Review // Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow

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Mini-Review // The Trials of Morrigan Crow (Nevermoor #1)

Morrigan Crow is cursed. Having been born on Eventide, the unluckiest day for any child to be born, she's blamed for all local misfortunes, from hailstorms to heart attacks--and, worst of all, the curse means that Morrigan is doomed to die at midnight on her eleventh birthday. But as Morrigan awaits her fate, a strange… Continue reading Mini-Review // The Trials of Morrigan Crow (Nevermoor #1)

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Mini-Review // Space Case

Like his fellow lunarnauts—otherwise known as Moonies—living on Moon Base Alpha, twelve-year-old Dashiell Gibson is famous the world over for being one of the first humans to live on the moon. And he’s bored out of his mind. Kids aren’t allowed on the lunar surface, meaning they’re trapped inside the tiny moon base with next… Continue reading Mini-Review // Space Case