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Review: The Mime Order by Samantha Shannon (The Bone Season #2)

Title: The Mime Order Author: Samantha Shannon Pages:  528 Published: 27th January 2015 ⭐️ 5 / 5 N.B This review is taken from my previous blog Theatre and Movies and Books, Oh My, which was deactivated in 2016. The Mime Order is the long awaited sequel to Samantha Shannon’s The Bone Season, and my most anticipated read of this year. I have really been

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Review: Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor

I have wanted to read this for a very long time and I’ve finally squeezed it in as this weekend’s commute book! It was a little different to what I expected and I have mixed feelings on it, but here’s what I thought. Title: Daughter of Smoke and Bone Author: Laini Taylor Pages: 418 Published: 5th July 2012

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Review: King’s Cage by Victoria Aveyard (Red Queen #3)

Title: King’s Cage Author: Victoria Aveyard Pages: 528 Published: 9th February 2017 ⭐️ 5 / 5 Book three follows Mare, the Scarlet Guard and the red rebellion, and the silver court. Mare struggles without her power and battles grief whilst alone in a cell. Maven struggles with his power and battles his own grief whilst alone on the throne.

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Review: Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard (Red Queen #2)

Title: Glass Sword Author: Victoria Aveyard Pages: 440 Published: 9th February 2016 ⭐️ 4 / 5 Glass Sword begins where Red Queen ends with our favourite characters (mostly) speeding off into unchartered territory – in some instances, literally. My favourite part of this novel is the vast amount of world building Victoria has included. This second instalment sees Mare travel into the

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Review: Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard (Red Queen #1)

Title: Red Queen Author: Victoria Aveyard Pages: 383 Published: 12th February 2015 ⭐️ 4 / 5 On the surface Red Queen is yet another YA novel set in some idea of our future where the world has been overrun by some kind of awful regime. We know the drill, right? Wrong. This book was a game changer for me in the way

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