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Star-Touched Stories by Roshani Chokshi (eARC Review)

Title: Star-Touched Stories Author: Roshani Schokshi Type: Fiction Genre: YA, Fantasy, Short Stories Publisher: St. Martin’s Press (Macmillan Publishers) Published: August 7, 2018 Source: NetGalley A digital copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher through NetGalley, in exchange for an honest review. Three lush and adventurous stories in the Star-Touched world. Death… Read More Star-Touched Stories by Roshani Chokshi (eARC Review)

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These Rebel Waves by Sara Raasch (ARC Review)

Title: These Rebel Waves Author: Sara Raasch Type: Fiction Genre: YA, Fantasy, Historical, Adventure, Pirates Publisher: Balzer + Bray (HarperCollins) Published: August 7, 2018 Source: Publisher A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. Adeluna is a soldier. Five years ago, she helped the magic-rich… Read More These Rebel Waves by Sara Raasch (ARC Review)

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Sea Witch by Sarah Henning (ARC Review)

Title: Sea Witch Author: Sarah Henning Type: Fiction Genre: YA, Fantasy, Retelling, Mythology, Mermaids Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books (HarperCollins) Published: July 31, 2018 Source: Publisher A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. Everyone knows what happens in the end. A mermaid, a prince, a true… Read More Sea Witch by Sarah Henning (ARC Review)

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When Life Gives You Demons by Jennifer Honeybourn (ARC Review)

Title: When Life Gives You Demons Authors: Jennifer Honeybourn Type: Fiction Genre: YA, Fantasy, Paranormal, Demons Publisher: Swoon Reads Date published: July 17, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by Raincoast Books, in exchange for an honest review. Sixteen-year-old Shelby Black has spent the past year training to be an exorcist. Her… Read More When Life Gives You Demons by Jennifer Honeybourn (ARC Review)

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Summer Skin by Kirsty Eagar (ARC Review)

Title: Summer Skin Author: Kirsty Eagar Type: Fiction Genre: NA, YA, Romance, Contemporary Publisher: Feiwel & Friends (Macmillan) Published: May 29, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by Raincoast Books, in exchange for an honest review. Jess Gordon is out for revenge. Last year the jocks from Knights College tried to… Read More Summer Skin by Kirsty Eagar (ARC Review)

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Birth of Chaos by Elise Kova & Lynn Larsh (ARC Review)

Title: Birth of Chaos Author: Elise Kova and Lynn Larsh Type: Fiction Genre: NA, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Paranormal Publisher: Silver Wing Press Published: June 28, 2018 A digital copy of this book was kindly provided by the authors, in exchange for an honest review. A WISH FOR DESTRUCTION… HAS JOSEPHINA UNRAVELING A new wish is… Read More Birth of Chaos by Elise Kova & Lynn Larsh (ARC Review)

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My Plain Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows (ARC Review)

Title: My Plain Jane Authors: Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows Type: Fiction Genre: YA, Retelling, Historical, Fantasy Publisher: HarperTeen (HarperCollins) Date published: June 26, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. You may think you know the story. After a miserable childhood, penniless… Read More My Plain Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows (ARC Review)

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Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata (ARC Review)

Title: Convenience Store Woman Author: Sayaka Murata Translator: Ginny Tapley Takemori Type: Fiction Genre: Adult, Contemporary, Cultural, Japan Publisher: Grove Press Published: June 12, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by Publishers Group Canada, in exchange for an honest review. Keiko Furukura had always been considered a strange child, and her parents… Read More Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata (ARC Review)

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Guilty Pleasure by Kevin Dickson and Jack Ketsoyan (ARC Review)

Title: Guilty Pleasure Author: Kevin Dickson and Jack Ketsoyan Type: Fiction Genre: Adult, Women’s Fiction, Chick Lit, Romance Publisher: Imprint (Macmillan) Published: June 5, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. In this jaw-dropping sequel to Blind Item, three young Hollywood professionals strive to… Read More Guilty Pleasure by Kevin Dickson and Jack Ketsoyan (ARC Review)

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Bruja Born by Zoraida Córdova (ARC Review)

Title: Bruja Born Author: Zoraida Córdova Type: Fiction Genre: YA, Fantasy, Paranormal, Witches Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire (Sourcebooks) Published: June 5, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. Three sisters. One spell. Countless dead. Lula Mortiz feels like an outsider. Her sister’s newfound Encantrix powers… Read More Bruja Born by Zoraida Córdova (ARC Review)