Category Archives: YA fiction

Mini-reviews: No Book but the World by Leah Hager Cohen; We Were Liars by E. Lockhart; and The Rise & Fall of Great Powers by Tom Rachman

Title: No Book but the World Author: Leah Hager Cohen Genre: Contemporary fiction Publisher: Riverhead Books Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Source: ARC from Library Thing Number of pages: 320 First line: I have been too fond of stories … Continue reading

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MIni-reviews: The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien; Independent Study by Joelle Charbonneau; and The Never List by Koethi Zan

Title: The Lord of the Rings Author: J.R.R. Tolkien Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: E-book copy from my personal library Number of pages: 1032 First line: This book is largely concerned with … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: Attachments by Rainbow Rowell; The Falconer by Elizabeth May; and The Other Story by Tatiana de Rosnay

Title: Attachments Author: Rainbow Rowell Genre: Contemporary fiction Publisher: Plume Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the public library Number of pages: 323 Goodreads blurb: “Hi, I’m the guy who reads your e-mail, and also, I … Continue reading

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