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book review

  • Reading & Listening

    Review: Pretty Girls

    Pretty Girls by Karin Slaughter My rating: 3 of 5 stars A good book to have checked out when you get sick for a couple of days. This bordered on too much…

  • Reading & Listening

    Review: The Hollow Boy

    The Hollow Boy by Jonathan Stroud My rating: 5 of 5 stars The third installment in the Lockwood & Co. series (one of my favorites) was fan-tas-tic! Stroud manages to write complex,…

  • Reading & Listening

    Review: The Jumbies

    The Jumbies by Tracey Baptiste My rating: 4 of 5 stars Non-European fairy tale? Check. Main characters of color? Check. Badass girl heroine? Check. Creepy? Check, check. New words for scary things?…

  • Reading & Listening

    Review: The Shadow Cabinet

    The Shadow Cabinet by Maureen Johnson My rating: 4 of 5 stars I just can’t help it, I’m a sucker for Maureen Johnson. Her characters are so juicy and their internal workings…