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Book Review: Afterworlds by Scott Westefeld

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Afterworlds is a parallel narration of a teenage girl who has got a publication deal on her very first novel called the Afterworlds and then the actual novel of Afterworlds itself. While one half tells the tale of a teenage girl trying to cope with the high pressured writing world, the other half is a thriller saga of a girl whose life changes in a moment’s turn while waiting for a flight in an airport and coming face to face with Death.

Book Review: The Odyssey by Homer

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The Odyssey is the tragic tale of Odyssey who gets imprisoned by nymph Calypso while returning back from the Trojan War as described in Iliad.Odyssey with the help of Goddess Athena eventually manages to return home but only to find that his palace is taken by the suitors who is forcing his wife Penelope to marry one of them

Book Review: Left Behind by Tim F. LaHaye

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Thousands of people disappears on a single day spreading mayhem everywhere. Families end up losing their loved ones. Countries without its leaders and guardians. While some say that it was alien abduction, others strongly believes that it is the biblical end of days in progress . midst all these is the greatest revolution in politics, the world has ever seen. A rise of a powerful leader. So is it really the end of days as mentioned in the Book of Revelations.

Book Review: Crescendo ( Hush Hush #2) by Becca Fitzpatrick

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Crescendo is the second book in the popular hush hush series by Becca Fitzpatrick and is a forbidden love tale between a mortal and a fallen angel who also has to take on the role of a guardian angel that forbade them from any sort of relationship let alone love.

Book Review: The Maze Runner by James Dashner

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Thomas wakes up in a metal box without any recollection of who he is and where he comes from only to be introduced to a world that is stranger and deadly as each day goes by.Along with a whole lot of other teenagers like him, not only has he have to solve a puzzle in order to get out alive but he has to discover the truth about himself

Book Review: Vendetta by Autumn Karr and Sienna Lane

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Leighton Moore was at the wrong place at the wrong time and now she has to pay the price for it. She is being taken hostage by Devon Andre. The heir to the criminal organisation that has for years cherished an animosity towards her family.So how far would he go to take revenge

Book Review: Seconds Before Sunrise (The Timely Death Trilogy, #2)By Shannon A Thompson

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Seconds before Sunrise is the second book in the Timely Death Trilogy and the book explores the characters and their coping mechanism to the decision that were made final towards the end of the first book. Also Eric, the central characters has only days left to face the inevitable war between Shades and Light that will decide the future of his clan

Book Review: The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

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The outsiders is a classic american novel that was a milestone in literary work when it was released earning instant popularity that still has managed to retain in all its initial glory. The Outsiders is a tale of group of boys that survive in a world where there social status is a way to get them terrorized on a daily basis. The outsiders tell the story of Greasers (the poor and filthy section of the city) and Socs (the high society rich kids) and their constant war with each other changing the lives of everybody it touches.

Book Review: The Cemetery Paintings (Detective Byone Series #3)by Ricardo Fleshman

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The third book in the Detective Byone Series, The cemetery paintings is a finale where the characters from the previous books visits trying to tie up the loose end in the garb of a new wicked and interesting plots that forces Byone and his friends to face death and a returning enemy,Alexis Beaureparie

Book Review: Minutes Before Sunset (The Timely Death Trilogy, #1) by Shannon A. Thompson

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There is a whole new world out there. One of shades and Light. Both of them at a constant war against each other to obtain power and dominance . Mixed into this age old feud is a prophecy that is threatening the life of two youngsters. One forced to live with the fact that his death is imminent and unavoidable for the sake of the future of his clan and another unaware of the fact that her life is a major turning point in the outcome of this battle

Book Review: The Devil’s Serum (Detective Byone Series #2)by Ricardo Fleshman

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Byone was a successful cop until a fatal attack forced him to leave the job making him lead the life of a small scale detective now. But just when things had started to heal, the person responsible for the attack is back in his life . Will the past overshadow the goodness of the present?

Review: Take Me Tomorrow by Shannon A Thompson

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The world is different. A New drug has taken the control and everybody is struggling under its influence directly or indirectly. A leader that has only his goals in sight and not the fate of the humans that is crumbling daily against their battle to this drug . So as the any history goes by, its time for uprising of the masses against these odds that shackles them.its time for a new world

Book Review: Beware the Wild

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The swamps are the protagonist of many horror stories around Sticks, a small place in Louisiana. The residents dread it and advice to stay away from it but Sterling cannot do that anymore. Her brother Phin has been taken by the swamps and she will go to any lengths required to bring him back before its too late..

Book Review: Abu Dhabi by Walter John Trowbridge

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Peter has just got a job opportunity in Abu Dhabi but just he was about to board a flight, the twin towers is attacked and the whole world phases itself into a new atmosphere filled with suspicion and terrorist threats. While America is struggling under the attack, its a completely different situation in the Arab world

Book Review: How to Lead a Life of Crime by Kristen Miller

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Flick has survived and excelled living in the streets with his trusted skills in pick pocketing and facing troubles head on but now he has an opportunity in front of him. To go back to school. But Mandel Academy is no ordinary school. It is where you are taught to learn the skills required to excel in the world of crime without breaking a sweat. But in life there are no free lunches.

Book Review: Rival (A fall away novel #3) by Penelope Douglas

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The third book in the Fall Away series tells the story of Madoc and Fallon who due to a previous chapter in their lives had ended up being each other’s arch rival but now fate or a devious plan in action has brought them together sparking the romance in its fully fury midst a chaotic past and present

Book Review: The truth about Alice by Jennifer Mathieu

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The book revolves around one particular incident that defined the character of Alice Franklin. Everybody has different perceptive as to what happened and through the eyes of different people that was part of the incident directly or indirectly, The story tries to bring out the truth about Alice Franklin

Book Review: Sylvanor – The Secret of Under Hollow by Eric J Weisser

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Set in a fantasy world of Sylvanor, the book takes us through the struggles of its inhabitants against a ruthless ruler and the harsh world they are left to live while struggling to survive each day

Book Review: The Blood Gospel by James Rollins and Rebecca Cantrell

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After an earthquake in Masda, the earth has opened up secrets of the pasts in bits and parts which starts a journey involving an archaeologist, a priest and a soldier on a dangerous path that ends up revealing secrets far more superior from the comprehension of this world and bringing bible alive like never before.

Book Review: Warm Bodies by Issac Marion

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Book: Warm Bodies Author: Issac Marion Plot: Set in a post apocalypse world, this a modern day romeo and juliet tale except that our Romeo is a zombie and Juliet a living girl… Continue reading

Book Review : A Father’s Son by Richard Harris

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Set in the 80’s, the book is not behind in resonating with the modern day lives, where the relationships are brittle and sometimes requires a disastrous turn to acknowledge its value. A Father’s son is the tale of Justin who is forced to live with his father with whom, he never had a good relationship. But now as circumstances have made them live under the same roof. Things starts changing. Its too late for Justin to realize what his father stands for like many of us.

Book Review : Embers & ice (Rouge # 2) by Isabella modra

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Embers & ice is second book in the rogue series by Isabella Modra and Taking it from the Cliffhanger of the First book, Embers & Ice takes into a whole new chapter of Hunter’s and Joshua’s life alike where both are trying to deal with the consequences of the event that transpired in the last book

Book Review : Rouge (Rouge#1) by Isabella Modra

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Rouge the first in the series of the same name by author Isabella Modra tells the tale of a girl born with supernatural power and her dilemma as to whether shout out to the world about her powers and use it to save people or keep it a secret to have a shot at normal life and to save herself from the people who will go to any lengths to have her powers and secrets.

Book Review : Brutal Youth by Anthony Breznican

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Brutal Youth by Anthony Breznican is pretty intense and dark tale of a bunch of youth and their ordeals while trying to survive one of the toughest tasks of their life, Surviving high school.

Book Review : Into the Darkest Corner by Elizabeth Haynes

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  Book : Into the Darkest Corner Author : Elizabeth Haynes Plot: “Into the darkness “narrates the tale of Catherine who ends up being in a relationship with the wrong person and the… Continue reading

Book Review: My Last Kiss by Bethany Neal

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  Book: My last Kiss Author :  Bethany Neal Plot : It was her 17th birthday part. But it also was her her last day on earth because at the end of the… Continue reading

Book Review : Blood Fever by Charlie Higson

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  Book: Blood Fever Author: Charlie Higson Plot: We all know James Bond as the indestructible spy but its time we know him as a young boy studying at Eton and stumbling upon a… Continue reading

Book Review : Breakable by Tammara webber ( Contours of the Heart #2)

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  Book : Breakable ( Contours of the Heart #2) Author : Tammara Webber Plot: The book is Lucas/Landon’s point of view for the book Easy, the first book in the contours of the heart… Continue reading

Book review: This Girl (slammed #3) by colleen Hoover

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  Book: This Girl (Slammed #3) Author: Colleen Hoover Plot: Lake and Will are married and now will shares his side of what transpired the events between them in the very first book… Continue reading

Book Review : The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris

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  Book: The silence of the Lambs Author: Thomas Harris Plot: There is a serial killer active but no body has a clue as to how to even trace or start and the… Continue reading

Book Review: BlackBird by Anna Carrey

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  Book: BlackBird Author : Anna Carey Plot: Los Angles. A girl wakes up on a rail track with no memory. Not even aware of who she is and her background or the… Continue reading

Book Review : Earth Sentinels by Shaman Elizabeth Herrera

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Book : Earth Sentinels : The storm Creators Author : Shaman Elizabeth Herrera Plot : Exploitation on nature are on its full course and its consequences are affecting the live of millions.Its time for… Continue reading

Book Review : Point of Retreat (slammed #2) by Colleen Hoover

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  Book: Point of Retreat Author: Colleen Hoover Rating: 2.5/5 Review My point of retreat was right after the first chapter  I am going to start my review with an apology to all… Continue reading

Book Review: Slammed (slammed #1) by Colleen Hoover

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  Book : Slammed Author : Colleen Hoover Plot : Layken is moving to Michigan after the death of the family. Just opposite to her new home, is a guy named Will Cooper.… Continue reading

Book Review : Horns by Joe Hills

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Book: Horns Author: Joe Hills Plot: Ignatius’s girlfriend Merrin Williams was brutally raped and killed a year ago and to commemorate this pain he drowns himself in alcohol only to wake up the next day… Continue reading

Book Review : Lamb by Christopher Moore

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Book: Lamb Author: Christopher Moore Plot : What do you know about Jesus as a child growing up ? about his teen years? about his brothers? nothing ? ?? well fear not because… Continue reading

Book review : Night Film by Marisha Pessl

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  Book : Night Film Author: Marisha Pessl Plot : Stanislas cordova is one of the most popular at the same time enigmatic figure in hollywood. while a part of society dreads his… Continue reading

BOOK REVIEW: Breathless (ELEMENTAL#2.5) BY BRIGID KEMMERER

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Book : Breathless (elemental #2.5) Author: Brigid Kemmerer Plot: Elemental is a series which revolves around the story of four brothers who draws power from the four elements of the world :Earth, water, air and… Continue reading

Book Review: Spark (elemental#2) by Brigid Kemmerer

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Book : Spark (elemental #2) Author: Brigid Kemmerer Plot: Elemental is a series which revolves around the story of four brothers who draws power from the four elements of the world :Earth, water, air and… Continue reading

Book Review: Fearless (elemental#1.5) by Brigid Kemmerer

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  Book : Fearless (elemental #1.5) Author: Brigid Kemmerer Plot: Elemental is a series which revolves around the story of four brothers who draws power from the four elements of the world :Earth, water,… Continue reading

Book: Storm (Elemental #1) by Brigid Kemmerer

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  Book : Storm (elemental #1) Author: Brigid Kemmerer Plot: Elemental is a series which revolves around the story of four brothers who draws power from the four elements of the world :Earth, water,… Continue reading

Book: Elemental (elemental #0.5) by Brigid Kemmerer

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  Book : Elemental (elemental #0.5) Author: Brigid Kemmerer Plot: Elemental is a series which revolves around the story of four brothers who draws power from the four elements of the world :Earth, water,… Continue reading

Book Review: The Finisher by David Baldacci

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Book : The Finisher Author : David Baldacci Plot: Wormwood is a place that is closely bound and protected severely. Vega Jane has always been told that wormwood was the only place in… Continue reading

Book Review : The Warrior by Ty Patterson (Warrior series, #1)

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Book : The Warrior (Warrior series, #1) Author: Ty Patterson Plot: Zeb, an ex special force is sent on a freelance assignment to Africa where he becomes witness to some of the barbaric and… Continue reading

Book Review: Never Go Back (jack Reacher #18) by Lee Child

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Book: Never Go Back (Jack Reacher #18) Author : Lee child Plot : Reacher is in Washington this time to meet Susan Turner but things go downhill as he steps into the office… Continue reading

Book Review: Everbound by Brodi Ashton (everneath#2)

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Book: Everbound (everneath#1) Author: Brodi Ashton Plot: With a modern twist on the Greek mythological Tale of Hades and Persephone, The series narrates the tale of Nikki Bennet who is pursued by Cole,… Continue reading

Book Review : Mister Monday (The keys to Kingdom #1) by Garth Nix

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Book: Mister Monday (The keys to Kingdom #1) Author: Garth Nix Plot : There is a plague spreading and the fate rests on the shoulder of Arthur who himself is destined to die. so… Continue reading

Book Review : Blood Sucking Fiends by Christopher Moore

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  Book : Blood Sucking Fiends Author: Christopher Moore Plot: Jody has got the “bite” and now she has turned into a vampire . Tommy, an aspiring writer wanted an adventure, to start… Continue reading

Book Review: Strange Angels by Lilli St. Crow

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  Book: Strange Angels Author: Lilli St. Crow Plot: Dru Anderson only has her father left in this whole world to be claimed as a family but now he is missing and suddenly… Continue reading

Book Review : Days of Blood and Starlights (Daughter of Smoke & Bone #2)

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Book: Days of Blood and Starlight (Daughter of Smoke & Bone #2) Author: Laini Taylor Plot : The book picks after Karou leaves Akiva to find her family and emerges as the new face… Continue reading