Nov 06
Bloodlines by Richelle Mead

Bloodlines by Richelle Mead

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Richelle Mead is a bestselling author of urban fantasy books for both adults and teens. A life-long reader, Richelle has always had a particular fascination with mythology and folklore. Her New York Times and USA Today bestselling YA series, Vampire Academy, contains Vampire Academy, Frostbite, Shadow Kiss, Blood Promise, and Spirit Bound. It follows Rose Hathaway, a 17-year old half-vampire (dhampir), training to be a bodyguard for the living vampires and finds her life complicated by the dangers that involves, as well as an illicit romance with one of her teachers. Bloodlines is the first book in a planned six book...

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Nov 03
I am Number Four by Pittacus Lore

I am Number Four by Pittacus Lore

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Pittacus Lore is a Loric Elder, from the Planet Lorien, which is three hundred million miles away. He is approximately ten thousand years old. He has been to earth hundreds of times, and he is here now.  Being serious now. Pittacus Lore is a pseudonym for James Frey and Jobie…

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Nov 02
Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

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Suzanne Collins is an American novelist, who has written children’s tv shows for Nickelodeon, and in 2008, published her most famous work, a young adult novel calledThe Hunger Games. This book, along with the sequels Catching Fire and Mockingjay, form the Hunger Games trilogy. Lions Gate Entertainment has acquired the rights to a film adaptation of The…

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Nov 01
Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

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Suzanne Collins is an American novelist, who has written children’s tv shows for Nickelodeon, and in 2008, published her most famous work, a young adult novel calledThe Hunger Games. This book, along with the sequels Catching Fire and Mockingjay, form the Hunger Games trilogy. Lions Gate Entertainment has acquired the rights to a film adaptation of The…

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Oct 30
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

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Suzanne Collins is an American novelist, who has written children’s tv shows for Nickelodeon, and in 2008, published her most famous work, a young adult novel called The Hunger Games. This book, along with the sequels Catching Fire and Mockingjay, form the Hunger Games trilogy. Lions Gate Entertainment has acquired the…

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Oct 30
The High Lord by Trudi Canavan

The High Lord by Trudi Canavan

Reviews 1 ★★★★

A wonderful climax to a spellbinding trilogy, The High Lord lived up to all my expectations. It is a great culmination of Sonea’s adventures as the only slum dweller to be accepted into the ranks of the Magician’s Guild. Canavan’s storytelling is brilliant and makes it easy for readers to…

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Oct 28
The Novice by Trudi Canavan

The Novice by Trudi Canavan

Reviews 1 ★★★★

The Novice follows immediately from The Magician’s Guild with Sonea’s acceptance into the ranks of the Guild. She struggles to find her place among the other novices who are sourced from the influential Houses of Imardin. One student in particular, Regin, takes exception to Sonea’s skills in magic and attempts…

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Oct 24
The Magician’s Guild by Trudi Canavan

The Magician’s Guild by Trudi Canavan

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This is a light, entertaining book that I enjoyed reading. The action takes place mainly in the slums of Kyralia and the Magician’s Guild, both of which were wonderfully realised. While there wasn’t a strong sense of place in the book because only the two of these places was described…

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Oct 21

L.M. Montgomery

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There is such a place as fairyland – but only children can find the way to it. And they do not know that it is fairyland until they have grown so old that they forget the way. One bitter day, when they seek it and cannot find it, they realize…

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