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Cinder- Book Review

Personal classification: 4/5 stars Release Date: January 3rd 2012 Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Cinder is considered a technological mistake by most of society and a burden by her stepmother. Being cyborg does have its benefits, though: Cinder’s brain interference has given her an uncanny ability to fix things (robots, hovers, her own malfunctioning parts), making her the best…… Continue reading Cinder- Book Review

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The Sherlockian – Book Review

Personal classification: 4/5 stars   Synopsis: In December 1893, Sherlock Holmes-adoring Londoners eagerly opened their Strand magazines, anticipating the detective’s next adventure, only to find the unthinkable: his creator, Arthur Conan Doyle, had killed their hero off. London spiraled into mourning — crowds sported black armbands in grief — and railed against Conan Doyle as his…… Continue reading The Sherlockian – Book Review

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Nothing Stays Buried – Book Review

Personal classification: 4/5 stars Author: P. J. Tracy   Expected publication: 1st August by G.P. Putnam’s Sons   Synopsis: The Monkeewrench crew returns to face the city of Minneapolis s worst nightmare a rampant serial killer on the loose in the electrifying new thriller. When Minneapolis homicide detectives Leo Magozzi and Gino Rolseth are called to…… Continue reading Nothing Stays Buried – Book Review

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The Summer I Turned Pretty- Book Review

Personal classification: 3.5/5 stars   Author: Jenny Han   Synopsis: Belly measures her life in summers. Everything good, everything magical happens between the months of June and August. Winters are simply a time to count the weeks until the next summer, a place away from the beach house, away from Susannah, and most importantly, away from…… Continue reading The Summer I Turned Pretty- Book Review

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Impossible Views of the World – Book Review

Personal classification: 3.5/5 stars Author: Lucy Ives Expected publication: 1st August 2017 by Penguin Press   Synopsis: A witty, urbane, and sometimes shocking debut novel, set in a hallowed New York museum, in which a co-worker’s disappearance and a mysterious map change a life forever. Stella Krakus, a curator at Manhattan’s renowned Central Museum of Art,…… Continue reading Impossible Views of the World – Book Review