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Bone Crier’s Moon: A Gripping Premise, Chilling Mythology, and Enemies-To-Lovers Romance

5/5 Stars Author: Kathryn Purdie Publisher/Imprint: Katherine Tegen Books Edition: Hardcover, 453 Pages Publication Date: March 03, 2020 A Spine that Shines? Extremely Well! *I received a free e-ARC of this book via Edelweiss, but ended up finishing the hardcover. All quotes used in this review come from the finished hardcover. These are my honest… Continue reading Bone Crier’s Moon: A Gripping Premise, Chilling Mythology, and Enemies-To-Lovers Romance

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All the Stars and Teeth: An Enchanting World & Complex Magic System

4/5 Stars Author: Adalyn Grace Publisher/Imprint: Imprint (by Macmillan) Edition: Hardcover, 368 Pages Publication Date: February 04, 2020 A Spine that Shines? Very well! *Thank you to the publisher for providing an e-ARC via NetGalley. All quotes used in this review have been checked against the finished hardcover edition. These are my honest opinions. Thank… Continue reading All the Stars and Teeth: An Enchanting World & Complex Magic System

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Diamond City: An Assassin Story That Hooked Me!

4.5/5 Stars Author: Francesca Flores Publisher/Imprint: Wednesday Books Edition: Hardcover, 392 Pages Publication Date: January 28, 2020 A Spine that Shines? Quite Well!   *Thank you to the publisher for providing an e-ARC via NetGalley. Although I received an e-ARC, this review is based on the finished hardcover edition due to technical difficulties with the… Continue reading Diamond City: An Assassin Story That Hooked Me!

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The Queen’s Assassin: Assassins, Pompous Courtiers, and Romance!

3.5/5 Stars Author: Melissa de la Cruz Publisher/Imprint: G. P. Putnam's Sons Edition: Paperback ARC, 372 Pages Hardcover Publication Date: February 04, 2020 A Spine that Shines? Partially   *This review is based on a paperback ARC edition received from the publisher via BookishFirst. All quotes used in this review come from the uncorrected proof.… Continue reading The Queen’s Assassin: Assassins, Pompous Courtiers, and Romance!

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Nameless Queen: Exploring Social Divisions Through Magic

3.5/5 Stars Author: Rebecca McLaughlin Publisher/Imprint: Crown Books for Young Readers Edition: Paperback ARC, 340 Pages Hardcover Publication Date: January 07, 2020 A Spine that Shines? Fairly Well *This review is based on a paperback ARC edition received from the publisher. All quotes used in this review come from the uncorrected proof. These are my… Continue reading Nameless Queen: Exploring Social Divisions Through Magic

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The Beautiful: An Entertaining Vampire Tale, but Not Perfect

4/5 Stars Author: Renee Ahdieh Publisher/Imprint: G.P. Putnam's Sons Edition: Hardcover, 425 Pages Publication Date: October 08, 2019 A Spine that Shines: Fairly Well   *I received this book for free by redeeming points through Penguin Reader Rewards. It did not affect my review of this book. These are my honest opinions. Thank you.* 'When… Continue reading The Beautiful: An Entertaining Vampire Tale, but Not Perfect

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The Guinevere Deception: Mixed Feelings Regarding This Arthurian Retelling

3.5/5 Stars Author: Kiersten White Publisher/Imprint: Delacorte Press Edition: e-ARC, 257 Digital Pages Hardcover Publication Date: November 05, 2019 A Spine that Shines? Partially *This review is based on the e-ARC edition provided by the publisher via NetGalley. All quotes used in this review come from the uncorrected proof. These are my honest opinions. Thank… Continue reading The Guinevere Deception: Mixed Feelings Regarding This Arthurian Retelling

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Song of the Crimson Flower: A Tender Story, Elegantly Told

4.5/5 Stars Author: Julie C. Dao Publisher/Imprint: Philomel Edition: Paperback ARC, 273 Pages Hardcover Publication Date: November 05, 2019 A Spine that Shines? Definitely! *This review is based on a paperback ARC edition received from the publisher. All quotes used in this review come from the uncorrected proof. These are my honest opinions. Thank you.*… Continue reading Song of the Crimson Flower: A Tender Story, Elegantly Told

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Gravemaidens: Fascinating Premise Despite Disappointing Execution

3/5 Stars Author: Kelly Coon Publisher/Imprint: Delacorte Press Edition: e-ARC, 275 Pages Hardcover Publication Date: October 29, 2019 A Spine that Shines? Partially *This review is based on the e-ARC edition provided by the publisher via NetGalley. All quotes used in this review come from the uncorrected proof. These are my honest opinions. Thank you.*… Continue reading Gravemaidens: Fascinating Premise Despite Disappointing Execution

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Fireborne: Revolution, Dragons, and a Hint of Romance

4/5 Stars Author: Rosaria Munda Publisher/Imprint: G.P. Putnam's Sons Edition: Paperback ARC, 432 Pages Hardcover Publication Date: October 15, 2019 A Spine that Shines? Quite Well! *This review is based on a paperback ARC edition received from the publisher. All quotes used in this review come from the uncorrected proof. These are my honest opinions.… Continue reading Fireborne: Revolution, Dragons, and a Hint of Romance