Top Ten Tuesday #10

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Today is Tuesday so you know what that means! It’s time for Top Ten Tuesday! Top Ten Tuesday is a bookish weekly meme that is currently run by Jana over at That Artsy Reader Girl.

This week’s (March 10th, 2020) topic:  Authors Who Have a Fun Social Media Presence.  Allons-y!

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Review: Tarnished are the Stars by Rosiee Thor

tarnished are the stars

My rating: 3 ½ out of 5 stars
Genre: YA Sci-Fi/Steampunk
Pages: 384
Pacing: Normal
Publisher: Scholastic Press
Published: October 15th, 2019
Diversity: LGBTQ+ (main characters)

 

 

The Lunar Chronicles meets Rook in this queer #OwnVoices science-fantasy novel, perfect for fans of Marissa Meyer and Sharon Cameron.
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Review: The Merciful Crow by Margaret Owen

merciful crow

My rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Genre: YA Fantasy
Pages: 384
Pacing: Normal
Publisher: Henry Holt (BYR)
Published: July 30th, 2019

 

 

A future chieftain
Fie abides by one rule: look after your own. Her Crow caste of undertakers and mercy-killers takes more abuse than coin, but when they’re called to collect royal dead, she’s hoping they’ll find the payout of a lifetime.

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Top Ten Tuesday #8

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Today is Tuesday so you know what that means! It’s time for Top Ten Tuesday! Top Ten Tuesday is a bookish weekly meme that is currently run by Jana over at That Artsy Reader Girl.

This week’s (February 25th, 2020) topic: Characters I’d Follow On Social Media.  Allons-y!

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Review: The Storm Crow by Kalyn Josephson

the storm crow

My rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Genre: YA Fantasy
Pages: 352
Pacing: Normal
Publisher: SourcebooksFire
Published: July 9th 2019

Trigger Warnings: Violence, death of a parent, grief, depression.

 

 

In the tropical kingdom of Rhodaire, magical, elemental Crows are part of every aspect of life…until the Illucian empire invades, destroying everything.

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Review: All the Crooked Saints by Maggie Stiefvater

all the crooked saints

My rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Genre: YA magical realism
Pages: 320
Pacing: Normal to fast
Publisher: Scholastic Press
Published: October 10th, 2017

 

 

 

Here is a thing everyone wants: A miracle.
Here is a thing everyone fears:
What it takes to get one.

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