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We Hunt The Flame by Hafsah Faizal

I have been waiting for this book since it was announced. As you may know, my favourite kind of fantasies are ones that inspired by real life locations and cultures. It’s why I love Venetian-inspired Nevernight and Egyptian-inspired City of Brass. Middle-Eastern inspired fantasies written by #ownvoices authors are especially something I jump at the chance to read. So of course, We Hunt The Flame was on my radar. I was delighted to receive an ARC through trading. But I also have an  ...

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Vengeful by V.E. Schwab

I have been waiting so long for Vengeful. Back in 2015, I picked up a little book called Vicious. I had never read a V.E. Schwab book, let alone knew who she was. I read the book, gave it 4 stars and moved on with my life. I didn’t pick up another Schwab book until A Darker Shade of  ...

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The Last Namsara by Kristen Ciccarelli

Everything is better with dragons. The Last Namsara has been on my TBR since I heard about it at YALC last year. My friend Kate had blagged an arc and had been raving about it ever since. Why did I wait so long to read it? Who knows. Usually, anything Kate recommends I end up loving anyway, so  ...

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To Kill A Kingdom by Alexandra Christo

Princess Lira is siren royalty and the most lethal of them all.  With the hearts of seventeen princes in her collection, she is revered across the sea. Until a twist of fate forces her to kill one of her own. To punish her daughter, the Sea Queen transforms Lira into the one thing they loathe  ...

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All Of This Is True by Lygia Day Peñaflor

Miri Tan loved the book Undertow like it was a living being. So when she and her friends went to a book signing to meet the author, Fatima Ro, they concocted a plan to get close to her, even if her friends won’t admit it now. As for Jonah, well—Miri knows none of that was Fatima’s fault. Soleil  ...

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