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Who Knows Why The Winner’s Curse is Popular? Certainly Not Me…

Title: The Winner’s Curse Author: Marie Rutkoski Series: The Winner’s Curse #1 Publication date:  March 2014 Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux ISBN: 0374384681 Length: 355 pages Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, Romance Blurb Winning what you want may cost you everything you love… As a general’s daughter in a vast empire that revels in war and enslaves those it conquers,… Continue reading Who Knows Why The Winner’s Curse is Popular? Certainly Not Me…

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Reawakened: The Very Definition of ‘Tragically Bad’ | Hype or Like Friday

  As part of Hype or Like Friday, this week’s topics was about a Tragically Bad or Superbly Good book. Since I opted to do a post on The Best Lines of Dialogue from The Hidden Oracle last week, I figured. this time, I would go in the opposite direction and pick a book I found… Continue reading Reawakened: The Very Definition of ‘Tragically Bad’ | Hype or Like Friday

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City of Ashes: A Study In Bad Writing

Title: City of Ashes Author: Cassandra Clare Series: The Mortal Instruments #2 Publication date: March 2009 Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books ISBN: 1416914293 Length: 453 pages Genre: Urban fantasy, YA, romance, Blurb Clary Fray just wishes that her life would go back to normal. But what’s normal when you’re a demon-slaying Shadowhunter, your mother is in… Continue reading City of Ashes: A Study In Bad Writing

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The Wrath and the Dawn, A Study in Insta-love and Indecision

Title: The Wrath and the Dawn Author: Renée Ahdieh Series: The Wrath and the Dawn #1 Publication date:  May 2015 Publisher:  G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books ISBN: 0399171614 Length: 416 pages Genre: Fantasy, Young-adult, Retelling, Romance Goodreads blurb One Life to One Dawn. In a land ruled by a murderous boy-king, each dawn brings heartache to… Continue reading The Wrath and the Dawn, A Study in Insta-love and Indecision

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City of Bones, A Study In Irritating Characters

Title: City of Bones Author: Cassandra Clare Series: The Mortal Instruments #1 Publication date:  March 2007 Publisher:  Margaret K. McElderry Books ISBN: 1416914285 Length: 485 pages Genre: Young Adult, Urban Fantasy, Paranormal, Romance Goodreads Description When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a… Continue reading City of Bones, A Study In Irritating Characters