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The Grace Year by Kim Liggett – Stunning Prose and A Chilling Story of Quiet Rebellion

Genres: Young Adult, Speculative Fiction, Dystopia Pages: 416 Published: October 8, 2019 by Wednesday Books Format: eARC from Wednesday Books via Netgalley Goodreads | Twitter Survive the year. No one speaks of the grace year. It’s forbidden. In Garner County, girls are told they have the power to lure grown men from their beds, to drive women mad with jealousy. They believe their very skin … Continue reading The Grace Year by Kim Liggett – Stunning Prose and A Chilling Story of Quiet Rebellion

Review: MARY: The Summoning by Hillary Monahan

In an odd coincidence I ended up reading this book in bed while, across the room, Caylin was watching the Bloody Mary episode of Supernatural… and yet I was the only one who ended up having a nightmare three hours later. Go figure. Which leads to the obvious statement that this book is terrifying! Not only did I have nightmares, but I was freaked out for several … Continue reading Review: MARY: The Summoning by Hillary Monahan

Review: Silver by Chris Wooding

Review: Silver by Chris Wooding

the plot When I read the summary, the first word that popped into my mind was “Zombies!” but I was a bit off with that assumption. There are zombie-like creatures, but they’re technically mechanical ‘monsters’ that are infected with a sort of virus. The action starts right away after introducing the characters and I felt like the action was TOO soon, and not very well-done. … Continue reading Review: Silver by Chris Wooding