Review: A Court of Silver Flames

Title: A Court of Silver Flames - ACOTAR Book #4 Author: Sarah J. Maas Publication Date: 16 February 2021 Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Rating: 3.5 Content Warning: Violence, Death, Rape (Mention and Alluded To), Sexual Assault (Mention and Alluded To), PTSD, Depression Against the sweeping backdrop of a world seared by war and plagued with uncertainty, …

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Review: The Battle of the Labyrinth

Title: The Battle of the Labyrinth (Percy Jackson and the Olympians Book #4) Author: Rick Riodran Publication Date: 6 March 2008 Publisher: Hyperion Books Rating: 4/5 Percy Jackson isn't expecting freshman orientation to be any fun. But when a mysterious mortal acquaintance appears at his potential new school, followed by demon cheerleaders, things quickly move …

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Review: The Case of the Disappearing Pets

Title: Mina Mistry (sort of) Investigates- The Case of the Disappearing Pets Author: Angie Lake Illustrator: Ellie O'Shea Release Date: 25 February 2021 Publisher: Sweet Cherry Publishing Rating: 2/5 After several classmates pets go missing and there's an explosion at the pet store, Mina concludes that this can't be a coincidence. With the help from …

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Review: Daughter of the Pirate King

Title: Daughter of the Pirate King Author: Tricia Levenseller Publication Date: 28 February 2017 Publisher: Feiwel and Friends Rating: 4/5 Content Warning: Death, Attempted Rape, Rape Threats, Violence Sent on a mission to retrieve an ancient hidden map—the key to a legendary treasure trove—seventeen-year-old pirate captain Alosa deliberately allows herself to be captured by her …

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Review: Between the World and Me

Title: Between the World and Me Author: Ta-Nehisi Coates Publication Date: 14 July 2015 Publisher: Spiegel & Grau Content Warning: Police Brutality, Racial Discrimination Coates shares with his son—and readers—the story of his awakening to the truth about his place in the world through a series of revelatory experiences, from Howard University to Civil War …

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Review: Stalking Jack The Ripper

Title: Stalking Jack The Ripper Author: Kerri Maniscalco Publication Date: 20 September 2016 Publisher: Jimmy Patterson Rating: 3/5 Content Warning: Autopsies (graphic), Death, Dead Bodies (descriptive descriptions), Drug Abuse, Drugging, Imprisonment, Murder Seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord's daughter, with a life of wealth and privilege stretched out before her. But between the …

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Review: Murder On The Orient Express

Title: Murder On The Orient Express Author: Agatha Christie Publication Date: 1934 Publisher: Berkley Rating: 4/5 Content Warning: Death, Murder En route to London, Belgian detective Hercule Poirot has booked winter passage on the fabled Orient Express. Among the assortment of fellow passengers, one wealthy American holds a unique distinction: he has been found dead …

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