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Cinder by Marissa Meyer

From Goodreads: Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. A deadly plague ravages the population. From space, a ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. No one knows that Earth’s fate hinges on one girl. Cinder, … Continue reading

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Poison Study by Maria V. Snyder

From Goodreads: About to be executed for murder, Yelena is offered an extraordinary reprieve. She’ll eat the best meals, have rooms in the palace—and risk assassination by anyone trying to kill the Commander of Ixia. And so Yelena chooses to … Continue reading

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Book Club Pick: Beauty and the Werewolf

Summary (from goodreads.com) The eldest daughter is often doomed in fairy tales. But Bella—Isabella Beauchamps, daughter of a wealthy merchant—vows to escape the usual pitfalls. Anxious to avoid the traditional path, Bella dons a red cloak and ventures into the … Continue reading

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Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

From Goodreads: It’s the year 2044, and the real world is an ugly place. Like most of humanity, Wade Watts escapes his grim surroundings by spending his waking hours jacked into the OASIS, a sprawling virtual utopia that lets you … Continue reading

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Plot Bunnies – Living Hell by Catherine Jinks

The adventures of cover art.  Today we guess what a book is about based solely on the cover.  Let the fun begin. Feathery Revenge:  The Old Ones, long trapped in their hell dimension, are risen once again in the far … Continue reading

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Prophecy by Ellen Oh

From Goodreads: Kira’s the only female in the king’s army, and the prince’s bodyguard. She’s a demon slayer and an outcast, hated by nearly everyone in her home city of Hansong. And, she’s their only hope… Murdered kings and discovered … Continue reading

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Fated by Benedict Jacka

From Goodreads: Alex Verus is part of a world hidden in plain sight, running a magic shop in London. And while Alex’s own powers aren’t as showy as some mages, he does have the advantage of foreseeing the possible future–allowing … Continue reading

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