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REVIEW: The Descent (Taker #3) by Alma Katsu

REVIEW: The Descent (Taker #3) by Alma Katsu

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fantasy, Pages: 352, Level: Intermediate Book Description: The final installment in the “mesmerizing” (Booklist, starred review) and addictive trilogy—find out who truly holds the key to Lanny’s heart and whether she’ll ever be reunited with her beloved in this gripping supernatural tale of magic, lust, and longing. Lanore … Continue reading

REVIEW: American Gods by Neil Gaiman

REVIEW: American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fantasy, Pages: 522, Reading Level: Easy/ Intermediate Book Description: A storm is coming…  Locked behind bars for three years, Shadow did his time, quietly waiting for the magic day when he could return to Eagle Point, Indiana. A man no longer scared of what tomorrow might bring, all … Continue reading

REVIEW: Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (The Wicked Years #1) by Gregory Maguire

REVIEW: Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (The Wicked Years #1) by Gregory Maguire

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fantasy, Pages: 406, Reading Level: Intermediate Book Description: In Baum’s land of Oz, animals talk and strive to be treated like first-class citizens, Munchkinlanders seek the comfort of middle-class stability and the Tin Man becomes a victim of domestic violence. Green-skinned Elphaba, future Wicked Witch of the West, … Continue reading

REVIEW: The Witch’s Daughter by Paula Brackston

REVIEW: The Witch’s Daughter by Paula Brackston

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars, Genre: Ficton/ Fantasy/ Witches, Pages: 305, Level: Easy Book Description from Barnes & Noble: “THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER An enthralling tale of modern witch Bess Hawksmith, a fiercely independent woman desperate to escape her cursed history who must confront the evil which has haunted her for centuries My … Continue reading

REVIEW: Rapture (Fallen #4) by Lauren Kate

REVIEW: Rapture (Fallen #4) by Lauren Kate

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Fantasy/ Young Adult, Pages: 464, Level: Easy Book Description from Barnes & Noble: “The sky is dark with wings. In RAPTURE, the highly anticipated fourth and final novel in the FALLEN series, Luce and Daniel are together, but for how long? Can history be rewritten? Or are … Continue reading

REVIEW: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

REVIEW: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Fantasy, Pages: 528, Level: Intermediate Book Description from Barnes & Noble: “The circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it. It is simply there, when yesterday it was not. Within the black-and-white striped canvas tents is an utterly unique experience full of breathtaking amazements. It is called … Continue reading