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Forbidden Brides of the Faceless Slaves – Book Review

Forbidden Brides by Gaiman

Forbidden Brides of the Faceless Slaves in the Nameless House of the Night of Dread Desire by Neil Gaiman & Illustrated by Shane Oakley Dark Horse Publishing, 2017 48 Pages Young Adult This short story is an art piece; the illustrations are purposely confusing and shadowy in a rough-angled way,…

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The Bone Snatcher – Book Review

The Bone Snatcher by Charlotte Salter Dial Books for Young Readers (Penguin), 2017 352 Pages Middle Grade (13 and up) Isa Bancewicz’s cover art really sets the mood for this book. Sophie Seacove, a girl with white hair, is sold by her parents. Sea Fever is epidemic, more people are…

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Book Review: Women in the Walls

Women in the Walls

The Women in the Walls by Amy Lukavics Harlequin Books, 2016 288 Pages Young Adult “Lucy Acosta’s mother died when she was three. Growing up in a Victorian mansion in the middle of the woods with her cold, distant father, she explored the dark hallways of the estate with her…

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Hopeless, Maine: Personal Demons

Hopeless, Maine: Personal Demons (Hopeless, Maine #1) by Tom and Nimue Brown Archaia, 2012 128 Pages Young Adult The chronicles of Hopeless, Maine started with a web comic and a weekly newsletter called The Hopeless Vendetta. Recently re-released in a paperback that includes all three of the original graphic novels,…

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