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The Wicked King by Holly Black

You just wouldn’t want to live in Faerie, would you? That’s my problem with this series. I have this conflict within me where I like reading about non-perfect, sinister environments where not everything is as it seems. But at the same time, it frustrates me that Jude doesn’t just leave. It’s not a habitable place for humans, and she has the freedom to walk away whenever she feels like it. So just go. I get it; it’s magical. It draws you in and, despite not  ...

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The Cruel Prince by Holly Black

Publisher: Little, Brown Books / Hot Key Books Publication Date: January 2nd 2018 Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Goodreads Jude was seven years old when her parents were murdered and she and her two sisters were stolen away to live in the treacherous High Court of Faerie. Ten years later, Jude wants nothing  ...

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Marvelous Male Characters

Gosh, I love a good companion post. A while back I wrote a post inspired by readbyzoe’s video on her favourite fictional females. And because I’m a sucker for follow ups, I decided to compile a list of my favourite male characters. Getting in this list is tough; you gotta be  ...

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Bookish, Misc.

A February Haul.

February has always been the month for book buying for me. Not only is it my birthday, but the month’s wages are significantly bigger, and I still have Christmas money leftover. Yes, February is a good month. And of course, what else am I going to do than buy books that I have no room  ...

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