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Deep Blue by Jennifer Donnelly

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Wow! The book that I just got done reading totally surprised me. And that book is Deep Blue by Jennifer Donnelly, the first book in the Waterfire Saga!

Now I wasn't sure what to expect going into this, but I went into it with an open mind. Mermaids aren't normally something that I read about, so it was pretty interesting to see a story like this. What a pleasant surprise! So let's get started on why I really enjoyed this one.









What's The Story?
Serafina is daughter of the Queen of Miromara, being raised with the expectation that she will one day rule over merfolk in her town. But on the night before her Dokimi ceremony, she has a nightmare predicting that an ancient evil has returned. Most of all, however, Serafina is concerned that she is going to be able to live up to the standards of her mother. Her Dokimi goes according to plan, but an unexpected event takes place. An assassin's arrow hits Serafina's mother, and the entire kingdom begins to crumble. So she a…

Zodiac by Romina Russell

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Hey everybody, today I'm coming at you with another sci-fi review to kick off the month of April. To start things off, I'm going to be talking about Zodiac by Romina Russell. Here we go!










What's The Story?
In a distant galaxy, the planet you call home is determined by your sign on the zodiac. Rhoma Grace is student at House Cancer and has a peculiar way at interpreting what the stars say. However, an unexpected blast strikes one of the moons of Cancer, sending the entire planet off course and killing thousands, including the Guardian of the planet. Rhoma is shocked to learn that she is selected to serve as the new leader of the House, but she gladly accepts her new position. However, more Houses in the galaxy are beginning to experience catastrophes, and Rhoma begins to witness a strange pattern within the stars. She begins to suspect that Ophiuchus, the supposedly exiled 13th Zodiac, has returned to get vengeance on the galaxy. Which leaves it up to Rhoma, her guide Mathia…

The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness

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Okay, so I've been on a science fiction kick lately. It's definitely one of my favorite genres to read from, because sometimes the sci-fi crowd offers some pretty interesting stories. So that's why I'm going to be telling you all about another futuristic tale that I am glad to have on my bookshelf. Today I'm going to be telling you about The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness!

Now this is the first book that I read from this author. I heard of all the wonderful stories he wrote, so I had to try out one of his books. This one struck me because it had a very interesting plot and I just knew that I would be in love with it. I know we shouldn't assume, but in this case my assumptions were correct. I really enjoyed it!

First impressions are sometimes hard to make when I come across authors that I never read from, but Patrick Ness just blew me away. So let's get to it!





What's The Story?
In New World, Todd has grown up in a village called Prentisstown, …

Legacy by Hugo Jackson

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Oh my gosh, this was definitely something that I am glad I read! Today I'm going to be telling you about an epic fantasy called Legacy by Hugo Jackson
So when I was looking for a new and interesting fantasy to read, I stumbled across this one. I really liked the cover and the synopsis seemed like a really cool story, so I jumped right in. I'm happy to report that I absolutely loved every moment of it! So let's get started, shall we?







What's The Story?
In the land of Eeres, Faria Phiraco and her Emperor father are "resonators", people with the ability to manipulate the energy of crystals. The power of doing this is considered a secret, so this means that the two of them must guard it with their lives. Meanwhile a race of dragons knows as Dhraka, discovers an ancient artifact that points to the long-lost city of Nazreal. They begin to put their plans into motion by beginning to besiege the Empire, hunting down Faria to find out what secrets of Nazreal she coul…

Nerve by Jeanne Ryan

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Hey everyone! Today I'm going to be telling you about a book that will have you at the edge of your seat. And that book I'll be talking about is Nerve by Jeanne Ryan.




What's The Story?
Vee has been selected to participate in Nerve, an anonymous online game of dares. She soon discovers that the game already knows a lot about her, and begins to entice her by offering interesting prizes and teaming her up with Ian, the perfect dare partner. At first the game seems fun, performing her designated dares as online audiences watch them. But the game becomes twisted when Vee and Ian meet up with other teens for Nerve's Grand Prize round. Suddenly, they all find themselves in a fight for the prize, even if their lives are at stake.









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Nerve was a crazy and intense read from the moment I picked it up. It was just a really cool story, and I liked the fact that this thriller was based around an online game. Stories with a digital twist to them are interesting to me, so this was u…

Children of Eden by Joey Graceffa

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Today I'm going to be reviewing a truly awesome, action-filled dystopian novel. And that book I'm going to be talking about today is Children of Eden by Joey Graceffa. So let's jump right into it!





What's The Story?
Rowan is a second child born in a world where regulations of population control make her illegal. Therefore, she could never make friends, go to school or be able to mark herself as a true member of Eden, the society she lives in. Beyond Eden, the earth is completely destroyed and dead. All animals and plants are gone due to a catastrophe. However, a scientist named Aaron Al-Baz saved civilization by building EcoPanopticon, a computer program used to preserve mankind. Therefore, the rest of the humans left must wait in the society of Eden until the EcoPanopticon can fully recreate the world. Rowan, who has been hidden for sixteen years, manages to escape outside of Eden. But outside the society she finds an exotic world, and even a friend. But now that she i…

Queen Of Hearts by Colleen Oakes

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Hi everyone, today I'm going to be reviewing Queen of Hearts by Colleen Oakes! Let me just start off by saying that I am a HUGE fan of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland! I love the story and overall just love Lewis Carroll and his works. So when I saw this book I had to give it a shot since it was based on Wonderland. Here's my thoughts on it...






What's The Story?
Dinah is the princess who will soon take over as the ruler of Wonderland. She has not seen the dark side of her father's kingdom, all she wishes for is approval from her father and to have the boy she loves. However, when a stranger arrives at the Palace, she starts to see everything crumble around her. A series of strange and violent acts start happening, suggesting that there is something sinister lurking in her midst. So it's up to Dinah to uncover the mysteries and find out what is lurking within and outside of the Palace.









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In the beginning, I saw that this book was a re-telling of Wonderland, b…