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The Invention of Sophie Carter Review

The Invention of Sophie Carter by Samantha Hastings Publication Date: July 14th, 2020 Rating: 4/5 1851. Bounced from one begrudging relative to another their whole lives, orphaned identical twins Sophie and Mariah Carter have always relied on each other for love and support, even though the sisters couldn't be more different. Brash Sophie wants to be… Continue reading The Invention of Sophie Carter Review

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The Memory Thief by Lauren Mansy

The Memory Thief by Lauren Mansy Rating: 3/5 Publication Date: October 1st, 2019 In the city of Craewick, memories reign. The power-obsessed ruler of the city, Madame, has cultivated a society in which memories are currency, citizens are divided by ability, and Gifted individuals can take memories from others through touch as they please. Seventeen-year-old… Continue reading The Memory Thief by Lauren Mansy

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Once Upon An Eid: The anthology where every single story made me cry

Once Upon an Eid edited by Aisha Saeed and SK Ali Publication Date: May 5th, 2020 Rating: 5/5 Once Upon an Eid is a collection of short stories that showcases the most brilliant Muslim voices writing today, all about the most joyful holiday of the year: Eid! Eid: The short, single-syllable word conjures up a variety… Continue reading Once Upon An Eid: The anthology where every single story made me cry

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Gotham High by Melissa de la Cruz and Thomas Pitilli

Gotham High by Melissa De La Cruz and Illustrated by Thomas Pitilli Publication Date: April 7th, 2020 From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Alex and Eliza and The Witches of East End comes a reimagining of Gotham for a new generation of readers. Before they became Batman, Catwoman, and The Joker, Bruce,… Continue reading Gotham High by Melissa de la Cruz and Thomas Pitilli

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Tweet Cute: A Modern Day You’ve Got Mail that literally had me screaming (with cuteness overload)

Tweet Cute by Emma Lord Publication Date: January 21st, 2020 Rating: 5/5 A fresh, irresistible rom-com from debut author Emma Lord about the chances we take, the paths life can lead us on, and how love can be found in the opposite place you expected. Meet Pepper, swim team captain, chronic overachiever, and all-around perfectionist.… Continue reading Tweet Cute: A Modern Day You’ve Got Mail that literally had me screaming (with cuteness overload)

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Race to the Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse (a fantastical journey!)

Race to the Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse Publication Date: January 14th, 2020 Rating: 4/5 Lately, seventh grader Nizhoni Begay has been able to detect monsters, like that man in the fancy suit who was in the bleachers at her basketball game. Turns out he's Mr. Charles, her dad's new boss at the oil and gas… Continue reading Race to the Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse (a fantastical journey!)

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The Marriage Clock by Zara Raheem

The Marriage Clock by Zara Raheem Rating: 5/5 Publication Date: July 23rd, 2019 In Zara Raheem's fresh, funny, smart debut, a young, Muslim-American woman is given three months to find the right husband or else her traditional Indian parents will find one for her--a novel with a universal story that everyone can relate to about… Continue reading The Marriage Clock by Zara Raheem

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Where I End and You Begin REVIEW

Where I End and You Begin by Preston Norton Rating: 4.5/5 Publication Date: June 4th, 2019 Ezra Slevin is an anxious, neurotic insomniac who spends his nights questioning his place in the universe and his days obsessing over Imogen, a nerdy girl with gigantic eyebrows and a heart of gold. For weeks, Ezra has been… Continue reading Where I End and You Begin REVIEW

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We Were Beautiful by Heather Hepler

We Were Beautiful by Heather Hepler Rating: 3.75/5 Publication Date: April 2nd, 2019 It's been a year since fifteen-year-old Mia Hopkins was in the car crash that killed her older sister and left her terribly scarred. The doctors tell her she was lucky to survive. Her therapist says it will take time to heal. The… Continue reading We Were Beautiful by Heather Hepler

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Just for Clicks e-ARC REVIEW

Just for Clicks by Kara McDowell Rating: 4.5/5 This book comes out on February 19th! Be sure to check it out! (I received this as an e-ARC from netgalley!) This is a debut novel by Kara McDowell and it was definitely a pleasant surprise! Twin sisters Claire and Poppy are social media sensations. You could… Continue reading Just for Clicks e-ARC REVIEW