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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: Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson

Hola! I found Before I Go to Sleep to be quite intriguing. I knew the experience would be different, with it being the first adult novel I’ve ever read. It definitely suits me recently turning 20 (woop woop). To put it in the simplest of terms, it was good. I won’t go as far as to say that it was amazing, but I definitely did enjoy … Continue reading Review: Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson

The Innocent Assassins

Review: The Innocent Assassins by Pema Donyo

plot I was fully intrigued by the idea of teenage assassins, especially in such an organized setting that could easy be compared to a boarding school/workplace. It added an idea of institutionalized murder, which is equally intriguing as it is horrifying. Jane works for Covert Operatives, an organization that ‘rescues’ orphans off the street and gives them a home… the catch? They are trained as professional assassins … Continue reading Review: The Innocent Assassins by Pema Donyo

Review: Shadow of Wrath (Sins of the 7) – L.W. Patricks

Death, Violence, Suggestive Language: I wouldn’t recommend this for younger readers. Shadow of Wrath was extremely well written, in my opinion. L.W. Patricks puts you in the this horrid arena, where children fight to the death, repeatedly, leaving only the children willing to kill to survive alive. Just because your alive, doesn’t mean your living, as the book harshly shows. Dog may be the champion … Continue reading Review: Shadow of Wrath (Sins of the 7) – L.W. Patricks