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The Caged Queen by Kristen Ciccarelli

You cannot cage a queen. That isn’t an actual line in The Caged Queen, I just made it up. But I feel like it sums up this part of The Last Namsara saga. The Caged Queen felt very much like a middle book. It jumped straight in to the action from the previous book without too much exposition. However, this time, we received an insight into the life of Roa, the now queen of Firgaard and wife of Dax. She’s from a different part of the kingdom that has it’s own culture, history  ...

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Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik

I don’t read fairy tales often. There’s just something about them that I don’t particularly enjoy. Maybe it’s the story that I already know, the characters I’m already familiar with. However, the ones I have read and loved are the ones that are different. Either  ...

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Books I Need To Re-Read

I’m doing it. I’m hosting a readathon. As someone who never re-reads a book, I want to make a change. There are so many books out there that I’ve read, loved and forgotten or read, felt luke warm towards and also forgotten. But as my TBR pile grows and more new and exciting  ...

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Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian

I have, in the past, read books that are very textbook fantasy YA and really enjoyed them. There’s been nothing incredibly special about them, but sometimes you just want a little bit of the familiar. You want court gossip, falling in love with a prince, and the beginnings of a revolution  ...

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