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Audiobook Reviews: One of Us is Lying & The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue

Pay close attention and you might solve this. On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention. Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule.  Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess.  Nate, the criminal, is already on probation for dealing. Cooper, the athlete, is the all-star baseball pitcher. And Simon, the outcast, is the creator of Bayview… Continue reading Audiobook Reviews: One of Us is Lying & The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue

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Book Review: The Girl at the Grave by Teri Bailey Black

Valentine has spent years trying to outrun her mother’s legacy. But small towns have long memories, and when a new string of murders occurs, all signs point to the daughter of a murderer. Only one person believes Valentine is innocent—Rowan Blackshaw, the son of the man her mother killed all those years ago. Valentine vows… Continue reading Book Review: The Girl at the Grave by Teri Bailey Black

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Book Review: Foe by Iain Reid

We don’t get visitors. Not out here. We never have. In Iain Reid’s second haunting, philosophical puzzle of a novel, set in the near-future, Junior and Henrietta live a comfortable, solitary life on their farm, far from the city lights, but in close quarters with each other. One day, a stranger from the city arrives… Continue reading Book Review: Foe by Iain Reid

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Book Review: A Reaper at the Gates by Sabaa Tahir

Beyond the Empire and within it, the threat of war looms ever larger. The Blood Shrike, Helene Aquilla, is assailed on all sides. Emperor Marcus, haunted by his past, grows increasingly unstable, while the Commandant capitalizes on his madness to bolster her own power. As Helene searches for a way to hold back the approaching… Continue reading Book Review: A Reaper at the Gates by Sabaa Tahir

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Book Review: The Shatter Point by Jon O’Bergh

Everyone has a breaking point. So begins Jon O’Bergh’s suspenseful novel, The Shatter Point, an intriguing study of contemporary society wrapped inside a ghost story that is wrapped inside in a thriller. The novel confronts issues such as Internet celebrity, social media culture, and extreme thrills. But it also explores timeless issues of love, loss,… Continue reading Book Review: The Shatter Point by Jon O’Bergh

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Audiobook Reviews: Everless & Red Rising

In the kingdom of Sempera, time is currency—extracted from blood, bound to iron, and consumed to add time to one’s own lifespan. The rich aristocracy, like the Gerlings, tax the poor to the hilt, extending their own lives by centuries. No one resents the Gerlings more than Jules Ember. A decade ago, she and her… Continue reading Audiobook Reviews: Everless & Red Rising

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Book Review: The Gilded King by Josie Jaffrey

In the Blue, the world’s last city, all is not well. Julia is stuck within its walls. She serves the nobility from a distance until she meets Lucas, a boy who believes in fairytales that Julia’s world can’t accommodate. The Blue is her prison, not her castle, and she’d escape into the trees if she… Continue reading Book Review: The Gilded King by Josie Jaffrey