King of Scars by Leigh Bardugo

King of Scars by Leigh BardugoKing of Scars by Leigh Bardugo
Published by Imprint on January 29th 2019
Genres: Young Adult Fiction, Fantasy
Pages: 528
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He straightened the lapels of his velvet coat and winked.
“It’s not exciting if nothing can go wrong.”

I feel really disappointed that King of Scars – one of my most anticipated books of 2019 – was only a 3-star read for me.

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An Orchestra of Minorities by Chigozie Obioma

An Orchestra of Minorities by Chigozie ObiomaAn Orchestra of Minorities by Chigozie Obioma
on January 8th 2019
Genres: Fiction, Literary
Pages: 464
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Agbatta-Alumalu, the fathers of old say that without light, a person cannot sprout shadows. My host fell in love with this woman. She came as a strange, sudden light that caused shadows to spring from everything else.

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In an Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire

In an Absent Dream by Seanan McGuireIn an Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire
Published by Tom Doherty Associates on January 8th 2019
Genres: Fiction, Fantasy
Pages: 176
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“What’s the Goblin Market?”
“It is a place where dreamers go when they don’t fit in with the dreams their homes think worth dreaming. Doors lead here. Perhaps you found one.”



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Bright We Burn by Kiersten White

Bright We Burn by Kiersten WhiteBright We Burn by Kiersten White
Published by Random House Children's Books on July 10th 2018
Genres: Historical
Pages: 416
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“Disrupt stability. Petition for gold. Provoke the greatest empire on the face of the earth.” He paused. “This is going to be fun.”

 

Oh, it was. So much bloody, nasty fun.

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