Publisher: CEDAR FORT Incorporated

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Aug 01
{Review} Death’s Academy by Michael Bast @michaelbast

{Review} Death’s Academy by Michael Bast @michaelbast

Death’s Academy is a middle grade book that is just so much fun. I don’t read many middle grade books for my blog, but every once in a while one comes my way that I just can’t let slip by me. And Death’s Academy looked like some magical fun. And it was all that and more. Death’s Academy is a school for “hoodies” aka reapers and “halos” aka angels. Midnight or Night for short is a reaper, who is scared of not passing his entrance exam to get into school. It doesn’t help matters that his dad is famous for something- and not in a good way, and Night has no idea what it even is. I loved Night and his awesome tech savvy friend, Mal. The two of them made a great team. The world that Michael Bast created in Death’s Academy will appeal to readers young and old alike. It was hilarious to see some of his references and drawings in the book. The reaper families each had… Read more »

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Apr 08
{ARC Review+Giveaway} Fractured Truth by Rachel McClellan

{ARC Review+Giveaway} Fractured Truth by Rachel McClellan

    Note: this is the third book in the YA  Fractured Light Series. If you are new to the series check out my thoughts on Book 1 and Book 2 I am a big fan of the Fractured Light series. The second book, Fractured Soul left off with such a sad ending that I was a little nervous to pick up this book. A good amount of time passed from from when I read book 2 to book 3 and as soon as I started reading I remembered the sad events that took place, and I was heartbroken again along side Llona. Fractured Truth has a darker feel than the first two books. Most of the characters are dealing with some kind of darkness of their own and it shaped the story. I really liked the continuing themes of light v. darkness. And what I liked most about Fractured truth was that it wasn’t so much good v. evil. The lines became blurred as each of the characters really… Read more »

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May 18
{ARC Review} The Siren’s Secret by Heather Ostler

{ARC Review} The Siren’s Secret by Heather Ostler

Welcome to my stop on the The Siren’s Secret blog tourI loved the first book in the series, The Shapeshifter’s Secret. You can check out my review of book 1 HERE The Siren’s Secret by Heather Ostler Expected publication: June 11th 2013 by Cedar Fort Age Group:YA Source: eARC from publisher Series: The Shapeshifter’s Secret #2 Summary: Julia’s life has gone from complicated to nearly impossible! When Julia loses her shapeshifting powers and her appearance changes in alarming ways, she flees to Sirenity, where she learns an incredible secret about her mother. In this thrilling sequel, Julia must take greater risks and make bigger sacrifices as she discovers who she really is and what she can really become. I fell in love with The Shapeshifter’s Secret as soon as I started reading it, so I jumped at the chance to read the second book in the series. I have been waiting for The Siren’s Secret for a very long time. I couldn’t wait to get back to Heather’s magical world… Read more »

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