REVIEW + DISCUSSION: it ends with us by colleen hoover

It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover

Published by: Atria Books on August 2nd, 2016

Pages: 367

Genre: Contemporary

Format: Paperback

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★★★★★

 

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REVIEW + DISCUSSION: winter by marissa meyer

Winter by Marissa Meyer

Published by: Feiwel & Friends on November 10th, 2015

Pages: 823

Format: Hardcover

Series: The Lunar Chronicles Book 4

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★★★★★

Princess Winter is admired by the Lunar people for her grace and kindness, and despite the scars that mark her face, her beauty is said to be even more breathtaking than that of her stepmother, Queen Levana.

Winter despises her stepmother, and knows Levana won’t approve of her feelings for her childhood friend–the handsome palace guard, Jacin. But Winter isn’t as weak as Levana believes her to be and she’s been undermining her stepmother’s wishes for years. Together with the cyborg mechanic, Cinder, and her allies, Winter might even have the power to launch a revolution and win a war that’s been raging for far too long.

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REVIEW + DISCUSSION: clockwork princess by cassandra clare

Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare

Published by: Simon & Schuster on March 19th, 2013

Genre: Fantasy

Pages: 568

Format: Hardcover

Series: The Infernal Devices Book 3

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★★★★★

A net of shadows begins to tighten around the Shadowhunters of the London Institute. Mortmain plans to use his Infernal Devices, an army of pitiless automatons, to destroy the Shadowhunters. He needs only one last item to complete his plan: he needs Tessa Gray.

As those who love Tessa rally to rescue her from Mortmain’s clutches, Tessa realizes that the only person who can save her is herself. But can a single girl, even one who can command the power of angels, face down an entire army?

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REVIEW + DISCUSSION: clockwork prince by cassandra clare

Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare

Published by: Simon & Schuster on December 6th, 2011

Genre: Fantasy

Pages: 498

Format: Hardcover

Series: The Infernal Devices Book 2

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★★★★★

In the magical underworld of Victorian London, Tessa Gray has at last found safety with the Shadowhunters. But that safety proves fleeting when rogue forces in the Clave plot to see her protector, Charlotte, replaced as head of the Institute. If Charlotte loses her position, Tessa will be out on the street—and easy prey for the mysterious Magister, who wants to use Tessa’s powers for his own dark ends.

As their dangerous search for the Magister and the truth leads the friends into peril, Tessa learns that when love and lies are mixed, they can corrupt even the purest heart.

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REVIEW + DISCUSSION: king’s cage by victoria aveyard

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King’s Cage by Victoria Aveyard

Published by: HarperTeen on February 7th, 2017

Genre: Fantasy

Pages: 507

Format: Hardcover

Series: Red Queen Book 3

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★★★★★

Mare Barrow is a prisoner, powerless without her lightning, tormented by her lethal mistakes. She lives at the mercy of a boy she once loved, a boy made of lies and betrayal. Now a king, Maven Calore continues weaving his dead mother’s web in an attempt to maintain control over his country—and his prisoner.

As Mare bears the weight of Silent Stone in the palace, her once-ragtag band of newbloods and Reds continue organizing, training, and expanding. They prepare for war, no longer able to linger in the shadows. And Cal, the exiled prince with his own claim on Mare’s heart, will stop at nothing to bring her back.

When blood turns on blood, and ability on ability, there may be no one left to put out the fire—leaving Norta as Mare knows it to burn all the way down.

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