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Cress by Marissa Meyer

Cress by Marissa Meyer

Title: Cress (book 3 – The Lunar Chronicles) Author: Marissa Meyer Publisher: Macmillan Young Listeners Cress by Marissa Meyer is a Rapunzel retelling. Cress is stuck on a satellite serving Queen Levana’s goals. She has nothing but her netscreens and a robot she has programmed for company. Cinder and her friends embark on a rescue of Cress…

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Her Final Breath by Robert Dugoni

Her Final Breath by Robert Dugoni

Title: Her Final Breath Author: Robert Dugoni Format: Kindle Unlimited audiobook Narrator: Emily Sutton-Smith Publisher: Brilliance Audio Summary:  Homicide detective Tracy Crosswhite has returned to the police force after the sensational retrial of her sister’s killer. Still scarred from that ordeal, Tracy is pulled into an investigation that threatens to end her career, if not her life. A serial…

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1st to Die by James Patterson

1st to Die by James Patterson

Title: 1st to Die Author: James Patterson Format: audiobook Publisher: Hachette Audio Narrator: Suzanne Toren Summary: Four crime-solving friends face off against a killer in San Francisco in the Women’s Murder Club novel that launched James Patterson’s thrilling series. Each one holds a piece of the puzzle: Lindsay Boxer is a homicide inspector in the San Francisco…

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An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

Title: An Ember in the Ashes Author: Sabaa Tahir Format: audiobook Publisher: Listening Library Narrators: Fiona Hardingham and Steve West Summary: Set in a terrifyingly brutal Rome-like world, An Ember in the Ashes is an epic fantasy debut about an orphan fighting for her family and a soldier fighting for his freedom. It’s a story that’s literally burning to be…

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Book Review: Traitor Born by Amy A Bartol

Book Review: Traitor Born by Amy A Bartol

Title: Traitor Born Author: Amy A Bartol Publisher: 47North Format: eARC (eBook) **I was provided a free copy of this book by the publisher in exchange for an honest review.** Summary: In the Fates Republic… Firstborns reign supreme. Secondborns kneel in servitude. Thirdborns face death. And Census shadows them all. Secondborn Roselle St. Sismode was pressed into…

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Book Review: Bossy Pants by Tina Fey

Book Review: Bossy Pants by Tina Fey

Title: Bossy Pants Author: Tina Fey Publisher: Hachette Audio Format: Audiobook Narrator: Tina Fey Summary: Before Liz Lemon, before “Weekend Update”, before “Sarah Palin”, Tina Fey was just a young girl with a dream: a recurring stress dream that she was being chased through a local airport by her middle-school gym teacher. She also had a dream that…

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Review: We’re Going to Need More Wine by Gabrielle Union

Review: We’re Going to Need More Wine by Gabrielle Union

Title: We’re Going to Need More Wine Author: Gabrielle Union Publisher: HarperAudio Format: Audiobook Narrator: Gabrielle Union Summary: In the spirit of Amy Poehler’s Yes Please, Lena Dunham’s Not That Kind of Girl, and Roxane Gay’s Bad Feminist, a powerful collection of essays about gender, sexuality, race, beauty, Hollywood, and what it means to be a modern woman. One month before the release…

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Review: Scythe by Neal Shusterman

Review: Scythe by Neal Shusterman

Title: Scythe Author: Neal Shusterman Format: Audible Audiobook Publisher: Audible Studios Narrator: Greg Tremblay Summary: Citra and Rowan are teenagers living in a time where death has been conquered. Kids now go splat for fun – jump from a building and die – knowing they will be brought back in a few days. The only way to die is…

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Review: Road of the Lost

Review: Road of the Lost

Title: Road of the Lost Author: Aidan Russell Publisher: 13Thirty Books Format: eBook ARC – A copy of this book was provided to me by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Summary: Reslo, an outsider from birth, wants only to protect his mother forest and be home with his family. Instead, he finds…

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