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Review: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

Review: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

  My Review This was my first time reading this book. I have never even watched the movies, and somehow I was lucky enough to avoid any spoilers. I got to enjoy the story like it was meant to be enjoyed so I know more than a few of you Potter fans wish you were me right now and got to fall in love with this series for the first time. What can I say?   While reading this, I…

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Review: Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers

Review: Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers

  My Review This was the definition of a three star read. I didn’t hate it, but I didn’t like or love it either.  When she is thirteen years old, Ismae is sent to a convent filled with nuns who serve their god Mortain aka Death. She is sent there to avoid a marriage to the old and cruel man her father sold her to. Ismae becomes an assassin and at 17 she is sent on her first  major assignment….

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Review: You are Mine by Janeal Falor

Review: You are Mine by Janeal Falor

  My Review Serena lives in a world filled with magic and where women are considered to be nothing more than the possessions of their warlock masters. This was a well written book, but the entertainment was lacking for me. The magic system wasn’t explained in any sort of detail. All I know is that the men are powerful warlocks who seem to feed off the magic the women possess; however, the women never perform any magic themselves. I have…

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Wishlist Wednesday #2

Wishlist Wednesday #2

Hey, everyone! Time for another Wishlist Wednesday! This is a weekly meme held by Pen to Paper that focuses on one book that I really want to buy soon.   So when I started writing this post, this book was on my wishlist. Then when I noticed the book was only $1.99 on Amazon right now, I bought it without a second thought. But I think it is still in the spirit of Wishlist Wednesday so I’ll tell you why…

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Author Interview: Gregory Funaro

Author Interview: Gregory Funaro

Hey, guys! Today Gregory Funaro, the author of the Odditorium series has agreed to an interview! Read on to learn more about his magical YA series published by Disney Hyperion. Enjoy! Alistair Grim’s Odd Aquaticum by Gregory Funaro Publication date: January 5th 2016 Genres: Fantasy, Fantasy & Magic, Middle Grade, Young Adult Amazon Add to Goodreads Synopsis: When Grubb, an orphan and runaway chimney sweep, entered the wondrous world of the Odditorium, his life changed forever. Apprenticed to the mechanical marvel’s…

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