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Whichwood by Tahereh Mafi Review

Title: Whichwood Author: Tahereh Mafi Publisher: Dutton Books for Young Readers Format: Audiobook Narrator:  Bronson Pinchot Publication Date: November 14, 2017 Overall: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Audible Synopsis: A new adventure about a girl who is fated to wash the bodies of the dead in this companion to Furthermore. Our story begins on a frosty night… Laylee can barely remember the(…)

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My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

Title: My Sister, the Serial Killer Author: Oyinkan Braithwaite Publisher: Doubleday Format: eBook Publication Date: November 20, 2018 Overall: 5 out of 5 Source: Purchased Satire meets slasher in this short, darkly funny hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends. “Femi(…)

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My Life in Shambles by Karina Halle Review

Title: My Life in Shambles Author: Karina Halle Publisher: Metal Blonde Books Format: eBook Publication Date: 04/11/19 Overall: 4 out of 5 stars Source: ARC Provided by author   When Valerie Stephens made the resolution to say yes to new adventures, she never thought she’d end up in the tiny town of Shambles, fake engaged to one of Ireland’s top rugby(…)

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The Cursed Sea by Lauren DeStefano Review

Title: The Cursed Sea Author: Lauren DeStefano Publisher: Balzer & Bray Format: eBook Publication Date: December 18th, 2018 Overall: 3 out of 5 stars  Source: Libby (Overdrive) Wilhemina Heidle, the exiled princess of Northern Arrod, the girl thought dead by her family and friends, must return home. The only way to save Loom, the cursed prince of the Southern Isles, is to(…)

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The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton Review

Title: The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle Author: Stuart Turton Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark Format: eBook Publication Date: September 18th, 2018 Overall: 3.5 out of 5 stars Source: Libby (Overdrive) Evelyn Hardcastle will die. Every day until Aiden Bishop can identify her killer and break the cycle. But every time the day begins again, Aiden wakes up in the body of(…)

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Forces of Nature by Jane Harper Review

Title: Forces of Nature Author: Jane Harper Narrator: Steve Shanahan Publisher:  Wavesound Audio Format: Audiobook Publication Date: September 26th, 2017 Overall: 4 out of 5 stars  Source: Libby (Overdrive) Five women reluctantly pick up their backpacks and start walking along a muddy track. Only four come out on the other side. The hike through the rugged Giralang Ranges is meant to take(…)

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Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman Review

Title: Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine Author: Gail Honeyman Publisher:  Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group Format: Audiobook Publication Date: May 9th, 2017 Overall: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Libby (Overdrive) No one’s ever told Eleanor that life should be better than fine. Meet Eleanor Oliphant: She struggles with appropriate social skills and tends to say exactly what she’s thinking.(…)

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Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi Review

Title: Children of Blood and Bone Author: Tomi Adeyemi Narrator: Bahni Turpin Publisher:  MacMillan Audio Format: Audiobook Publication Date: March 6th 2018 Overall: 4 out of 5 stars Source:  Libby (Overdrive)   Tomi Adeyemi conjures a stunning world of dark magic and danger in her West African-inspired fantasy debut, perfect for fans of Leigh Bardugo and Sabaa Tahir.  They killed my mother.(…)

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Circe by Madeline Miller Review

Title: Circe Author: Madeline Miller Publisher:  Little, Brown and Company Format: eBook Publication Date: April 10th, 2018 Overall: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Libby (Overdrive) In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe is a strange child—not powerful, like her father, nor viciously alluring like her mother. Turning(…)

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Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann Review

Title: Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI Author: David Grann Publisher:  Doubleday Format: eBook Publication Date: April 18th, 2017  Overall: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Libby (Overdrive) In the 1920s, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Indian Nation in Oklahoma. After oil was(…)

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