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Scythe (Arc of the Scythe #1)

By Neal Shusterman Book 1 of the Arc of the Scythe series 4.75 out of 5 stars Summary Thou shalt kill. A world with no hunger, no disease, no war, no misery. Humanity has conquered all those things, and has even conquered death. Now scythes are the only ones who can end life—and they are… Continue reading Scythe (Arc of the Scythe #1)

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The Last Namsara (Iskari #1)

By Kristen Ciccarelli Book #1 of the Iskari trilogy 5 out of 5 stars Summary In the beginning, there was the Namsara: the child of sky and spirit, who carried love and laughter wherever he went. But where there is light, there must be darkness—and so there was also the Iskari. The child of blood and… Continue reading The Last Namsara (Iskari #1)

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Reign of the Fallen (ARC) (Reign of the Fallen #1)

By Sarah Glenn Marsh 5 out of 5 stars Summary Odessa is one of Karthia's master necromancers, catering to the kingdom's ruling Dead. Whenever a noble dies, it's Odessa's job to raise them by retrieving their souls from a dreamy and dangerous shadow world called the Deadlands. But there is a cost to being raised--the… Continue reading Reign of the Fallen (ARC) (Reign of the Fallen #1)

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That Inevitable Victorian Thing

By E.K. Johnston 4 out of 5 stars Summary Set in a near-future world where the British Empire was preserved, not by the cost of blood and theft but by effort of repatriation and promises kept, That Inevitable Victorian Thing is a novel of love, duty, and the small moments that can change people and the world.… Continue reading That Inevitable Victorian Thing

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An Enchantment of Ravens

By Margaret Rogerson 4 out of 5 stars Summary Isobel is a prodigy portrait artist with a dangerous set of clients: the sinister fair folk, immortal creatures who cannot bake bread, weave cloth, or put a pen to paper without crumbling to dust. They crave human Craft with a terrible thirst, and Isobel’s paintings are… Continue reading An Enchantment of Ravens

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By Amy Tintera Book #2 of the Reboot duology 4 out of 5 stars Summary Wren Connolly thought she'd left her human side behind when she dies five years ago and came back 178 minutes later as a Reboot. With her new abilities of strength, speed, and healing—along with a lack of emotions—Wren 178 became… Continue reading Rebel