Tag Archives: science fiction

Mini-reviews: The Spectacular Now by Tim Tharp; In the Blood by Lisa Unger; and Fire and Ash by Jonathan Maberry

Title: The Spectacular Now Author: Tim Tharp Genre: YA contemporary fiction Publisher: Ember Rating: 2 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from my personal library Number of pages: 294 First line: So, it’s a little before ten a.m. and … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: Dark Eden by Chris Beckett and Tin Star by Cecil Castellucci

Title: Dark Eden Author: Chris Beckett Genre: Science fiction Publisher: Broadway Books Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: ARC from the publisher Number of pages: 448 First line: Thud, thud, thud. Old Roger was banging a stick on our … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau; Death by Living: Life Is Meant to Be Spent by N.D. Wilson

Title: The Testing Author: Joelle Charbonneau Genre: YA dystopian fiction Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Review copy from the publisher Number of pages: 325 First line: Graduation Day. Goodreads blurb: The Seven Stages War … Continue reading

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