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Review: The Dam Keeper by Robert Kondo, Dice Tsutsumi

by Robert Kondo, Dice Tsutsumi Published by First Second on September 2017 Genres: Graphic Novel Pages: 160 Format: Physical Book Source: Publisher Buy on Amazon Goodreads Life in Sunrise Valley is tranquil, but beyond its borders lies certain death. A dangerous black fog looms outside the village, but its inhabitants are kept safe by an ingenious machine known as the dam. Pig’s father built the dam and taught him how to maintain it. And then this brilliant inventor did the unthinkable: he walked into the fog and was never seen again. Now Pig is the dam keeper. Except for...

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Review: Fierce Kingdom by Gin Phillips

Fierce Kingdom by Gin Phillips on July 2017 Genres: Adult Fiction Pages: 288 Format: Physical Book Source: Bought Buy on Amazon Goodreads An electrifying novel about the primal and unyielding bond between a mother and her son, and the lengths she’ll go to protect him. The zoo is nearly empty as Joan and her four-year-old son soak up the last few moments of playtime. They are happy, and the day has been close to perfect. But what Joan sees as she hustles her son toward the exit gate minutes before closing time sends her sprinting back into the zoo,...

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Review: Castle in the Stars: The Space Race of 1869 by Alex Alice

by Alex Alice Series: Le Chateau des Etoiles Published by First Second on September 2017 Genres: Graphic Novel Pages: 64 Format: Physical Book Source: Publisher Goodreads It’s the space race in 1869 in a kind of alternate past. … When you see the book itself, it’s this big, oversized object with this incredible watercolor comics style, and it’s this really big, epic, sweeping story of a boy following in his mother’s discovery and then opening up the solar system, but in the age of the 1800s. It’s got a kind of steampunk but also a kind of young, classic...

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Review: The Secret History of Us by Jesse Kirby

The Secret History of Us by Jesse Kirby on August 2017 Genres: Young Adult Pages: 288 Format: Physical Book Source: Publisher Buy on Amazon Goodreads Gorgeously written and emotionally charged, The Secret History of Us explores the difficult journey of a teenage girl who must piece her life together after losing her memory in a near-fatal accident. When Olivia awakes in a hospital bed following a car accident that almost took her life, she can’t remember the details about how she got there. She figures the fog is just a symptom of being in a week-long coma, but as...

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Review: The Leaf Reader by Emily Arsenault

The Leaf Reader by Emily Arsenault Published by Soho Teen on June 2017 Genres: Mystery, Young Adult Pages: 240 Format: Physical Book Source: Bought Buy on Amazon Goodreads Marnie Wells knows that she creeps people out. It’s not really her fault; her brother is always in trouble, and her grandmother, who’s been their guardian since Mom took off is…eccentric. So no one even bats an eye when Marnie finds an old book about reading tea leaves and starts telling fortunes. The ceremony and symbols are weirdly soothing, but she knows—and hopes everyone else does too—that none of it’s real....

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Kimberly Kimberly majored in Songwriting and currently works full time in the music industry. When she's not listening to music, knitting or writing, you can find her outside reading her favorite genres: Young Adult, Adult Fiction, Mystery, and Romance.

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