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Book Review: The Wonderland Trials

by Sara Ella Publisher's Synopsis Solve the clues. Face your fears. Survive the Trials.All Alice Liddell wants is to escape her Normal life in Oxford and find the parents who abandoned her ten years ago. But she gets more than she bargained for when her older sister Charlotte is arrested for having the infamous Wonder… Continue reading Book Review: The Wonderland Trials

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Book Review: The Enchanted Sonata

by Heather Dixon Wallwork *cover and synopsis from Goodreads* Clara Stahlbaum has her future perfectly planned: to marry the handsome pianist, Johann Kahler (ah!) and settle down to a life full of music. But all that changes on Christmas Eve, when Clara receives a mysterious and magical nutcracker. Whisked away to his world—an enchanted empire… Continue reading Book Review: The Enchanted Sonata

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Book Review: Curse of the Midnight King

by Yakira Goldsberry *cover and synopsis from Goodreads* Can she break the curse in time to save her sisters? She may conquer more than the Midnight King; she may learn to conquer herself.In this retelling of the Twelve Dancing Princesses and Cinderella, Faye must sacrifice herself to save her sisters, or risk them being trapped… Continue reading Book Review: Curse of the Midnight King

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Book Review: The Winter Charlatan

by Victoria McCombs *synopsis from Goodreads* A Queen raised in the shadows, and a Fraud Prince who needs her help. The sole heir to the kingdom is destined to sleep for a hundred years. To hide this liability, the queen left her cursed daughter in the care of a trusted lord, while taking his son… Continue reading Book Review: The Winter Charlatan

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Book Review: Into the Heartless Wood

by Joanna Ruth Meyer *cover image and synopsis from Goodreads* The forest is a dangerous place, where siren song lures men and women to their deaths. For centuries, a witch has harvested souls to feed the heartless tree, using its power to grow her domain. When Owen Merrick is lured into the witch’s wood, one… Continue reading Book Review: Into the Heartless Wood

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Book Review: Shadow

by Kara Swanson *Cover from Goodreads* Peter Pan and Claire have made it to Neverland--but it's not the island they were expecting. After arriving with Captain Hook, Claire finds herself a prisoner upon his pirate ship, forced to watch a shattered Neverland from afar and wonder where her brother is. When Claire manages to escape… Continue reading Book Review: Shadow

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Blog Tour: These War-Torn Hands

I am so excited to get to be a part of the blog tour for These War-Torn Hands by Emily Hayse, the first book in the Knights of Tin and Lead series! These War-Torn Hands is an YA Western fantasy that's also an Arthurian retelling! Curious now? Here's the full blurb: "They say this land… Continue reading Blog Tour: These War-Torn Hands

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Book Review: The Puppetmaster’s Apprentice

by Lisa DeSelm Pirouette spends her days busy helping her father, Gephardt the puppetmaster. Aside from performing marionette shows, Piro helps her father crafts the dozens and dozens of life-sized wooden soldiers the Margrave, the ruler of Tavia, has ordered. And in everything she does, Piro guards her secret: that she was once a marionette,… Continue reading Book Review: The Puppetmaster’s Apprentice


Dust Blog Tour Stop #28

Hello Lost Boys and Girls! How has your time in Neverland been so far? Are you gathering clues to get you closer to that gold? If not, you'd better get started. Remember, you have to outwit Peter and be faster than Claire, all while avoiding that old codfish! If you've missed some of the stops… Continue reading Dust Blog Tour Stop #28

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Book Review: Spindle

by Shonna Slayton Briar Rose works in a New England mill, trying to support her siblings and figure out her life. Her plans for caring for her siblings have been dashed, and she only has so much time until she turns seventeen and Nanny will stop looking after them. Briar's life is then turned further… Continue reading Book Review: Spindle