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Nothing Is Strange by Mike Russell Review

Title: Nothing Is Strange Author: Mike Russell Pages: 146 Publisher: StrangeBooks Published: 31st December 2014 Rating: 3/5 stars *spoiler warning* 20 mind-expanding short stories.Inspiring, liberating, otherworldly, magical, surreal, bizarre, funny, disturbing, unique… all of these words have been used to describe the stories of Mike Russell so put on your top hat, open your third…

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Magic Unleased by Devri Walls Review

Title: Magic Unleashed Author: Devri Walls Pages: 416 Publisher: Brown Books Published: 10th April 2018 Rating: 3/5 stars *spoiler warning* Six years ago, Grey Malteer was attacked by creatures he thought couldn’t possibly exist. They repeated a word, calling him a name he’d never heard before… Venator. Since then, his life has been a hellhole…

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Nimona by Noelle Stevenson Review

Title: NimonaAuthor: Noelle StevensonPages: 272Publisher: HarperTeenPublished: 12th May 2015Rating: 4/5 stars *spoiler warning* Nimona is an impulsive young shapeshifter with a knack for villainy. Lord Ballister Blackheart is a villain with a vendetta. As sidekick and supervillain, Nimona and Lord Blackheart are about to wreak some serious havoc. Their mission: prove to the kingdom that…

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Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell and Faith Erin Hicks Review

Title: PumpkinheadsAuthor: Rainbow RowellIllustrator: Faith Erin HicksPages: 209Publisher: First Second BooksPublished: 27th August 2019Rating: 5/5 stars *spolier warning* Deja and Josiah are seasonal best friends. Every autumn, all through high school, they’ve worked together at the best pumpkin patch in the whole wide world. (Not many people know that the best pumpkin patch in the…

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Sanctuary by V.V. James Review

Title: SanctuaryAuthor: V.V. JamesPages: 448Publisher: GollanczPublished: 21st March 2019Rating: 4/5 stars *spoiler warning* When the small Connecticut town of Sanctuary is rocked by the death of its star quarterback, Detective Maggie Knight must lead an investigation to discover what happened. Daniel’s death looks like an accident, however his ex-girlfriend Harper, who was there when he…

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