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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

This story was excellent! Told from the point of view of 14 year old Arnold Spirit Jr. also known as Junior. Junior was born with Hydrocephalus, a diverseability that causes, seizures, a lisp, and Junior to be smaller in size. Because of his diverseability, Junior is often bullied, not only by other kids on the… Continue reading The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

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The Shadowglass by Rin Chupeco

*SPOILER ALERT!* The Shadowglass is the last book in the Bone Witch trilogy by Rin Chupeco. And it was amazing! This book deftly brought together the past and the present, weaving them into a hard-to-put-down story. I loved this book! I enjoyed the journey following Tea and Kalen as they did whatever it took to… Continue reading The Shadowglass by Rin Chupeco

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The Heartforger by Rin Chupeco

The Heartforger is the second novel in the Bone Witch trilogy. The Heartforger focuses a bit more on Khalad and what his abilities as a forger include. Tea needs to help save Prince Kance from a sleeping sickness. Kalen still is suscpcious of Tea and her magic, and the Faceless are about causing trouble. Without… Continue reading The Heartforger by Rin Chupeco

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Heartsong by VC Andrews

Heartsong is the second novel in VC Andrews' The Logan Family series. In Heartsong, we dive deeper into Melody's story and the search continues for her biological father, her biological family and her mother. Yet again, grandmama is clutching her pearls tight and things that could have been avoided happen anyhow. On my last blog… Continue reading Heartsong by VC Andrews

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Melody by VC Andrews

Melody is the first book in the Logan Family series of 5 books by VC Andrews. If you're a VC Andrews fan, then you know that she usually writes all of her books into a series of at least 4 or 5 books, like a mini-series, and each series is named for the characters in… Continue reading Melody by VC Andrews

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Mosquitoland by David Arnold

Mosquitoland is one of the sweetest books that I have listened to. I know I say this a lot, but I really enjoyed this audiobook. Mosquitoland follows a teenage girl, Mim, as she travels by herself on a Greyhound and then later with some stray boys that she finds along her journey to be with… Continue reading Mosquitoland by David Arnold

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A Gathering of Shadows by V.E. Schwab

**SPOILER ALERT ** possible spoilers as this is the second book in the Shades of Magic series I have to say, I really enjoyed A Gathering of Shadows. Sure it was a little slow going with the plot, but V.E. Schwab writes so well that I still was able to enjoy the kind of filler… Continue reading A Gathering of Shadows by V.E. Schwab

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Thirteen by Kelley Armstrong

***SPOILER ALERT*** 13 is the last novel in the Women of the Otherworld series. If you haven't read the other books in the series and want to read them spoiler free, then you'll want to skip over this post. I absolutely loved 13. It was amazing! I felt that it was an excellent conclusion to… Continue reading Thirteen by Kelley Armstrong

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The Sky Weaver by Kristen Ciccarelli

The Sky Weaver is part of The Last Namsara series by Kristen Ciccarelli. This story follows the pirate Eris, and Dragon King Dax's Commandent Safire through Firgaard and the Star Isles. Eris has stolen from the King and escaped seemingly without a trace and Safire must try to hunt her down and capture her. The… Continue reading The Sky Weaver by Kristen Ciccarelli

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The Sorcerer Heir by Cinda Williams Chima

The Sorcerer Heir is the last book in the Heir Chronicles series. It brings together Emma and Jonah, and many other characters from the series, to maintain the relationship between Wizards and the underguilds. Full of magic and mayhem, this book is an excellent conclusion to the series.