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Review: The Pirate’s Wish (The Assassin’s Curse #2) by Cassandra Rose Clarke

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Format: Paperback Publisher: Strange Chemistry (June 18, 2013) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: After setting out to break the curse that binds them together, the pirate Ananna and the assassin Naji find themselves stranded on … Continue reading

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Review: The Assassin’s Curse (The Assassin’s Curse #1) by Cassandra Rose Clarke

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Format: Paperback Publisher: Strange Chemistry (October 2, 2012) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: Ananna of the Tanarau abandons ship when her parents try to marry her off to another pirate clan. But that only prompts … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Book Festival 2013

I only attended one panel at the Brooklyn Book Festival this year, but it was fantastic! The panelists were Felix Gilman, N.K. Jemisin, and Naomi Novik, and the talk was moderated by Lev Grossman.  The authors read short excerpts from their most recent … Continue reading

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New Cover! World After by Susan Ee

World After, the second book in the Penryn & the End of Days series by Susan Ee, is set to be released November 19, 2013.  I can hardly wait!  Read my 5-star review of the first book on Goodreads. In this … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #7: SFF Edition

I haven’t done mini reviews in a while, so I’m playing catch up.  These are all the SciFi/Fantasy books I’ve read recently that never made it to the blog.  Below are my ratings and links to my mini reviews on … Continue reading

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Review: The Emperor’s Edge (The Emperor’s Edge #1) by Lindsay Buroker

Genre: Fantasy Format: Kindle ebook Publisher: Lindsay Buroker (November 22, 2010) How I got this book: Bought (This book is currently being offered for FREE at several online retailers.) Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: Imperial law enforcer Amaranthe Lokdon is good at her job: she … Continue reading

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Neil Gaiman’s last book signing tour

On Wednesday I attended Neil Gaiman‘s book signing for his new novel The Ocean at the End of the Lane.  He and Erin Morgenstern, author of The Night Circus, talked for about an hour, he read from Ocean, and he answered questions from the audience. … Continue reading

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New Trailer! The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

The first trailer has just been released for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, coming out December 13, 2013! I loved The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012), and I can’t wait for the second movie in the planned trilogy.  I’m especially looking forward to seeing … Continue reading

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New Cover! Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas + Throne of Glass Novella Reviews

Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass #2) by Sarah J. Maas has a new cover!  It matches the cover style of the Throne of Glass paperback edition, which also includes a teaser for Crown of Midnight at the end.  The expected publication date is … Continue reading

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Review: Chime by Franny Billingsley

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Format: Trade Paperback Publisher: Dial (March 17, 2011) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: Before Briony’s stepmother died, she made sure Briony blamed herself for all the family’s hardships. Now Briony has worn her guilt for … Continue reading

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