The Dark Intercept by Julia Keller

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RATING: 🌕🌕🌕🌕🌘 (4.25/5 moons)

Publisher: Tor Teen

Format: e-ARC

Pages: 320

Happiness – happiness that has passed, never to return – can be as painful as sadness.”


SYNOPSIS:The State controls your emotions. What would you pay to feel free?
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n a radiant world of endless summer, the Intercept keeps the peace. Violet Crowley, the sixteen-year-old daughter of New Earth’s Founding Father, has spent her life in comfort and safety. Her days are easy thanks to the Intercept, a crime-prevention device that monitors and provokes emotion. But when her long-time crush, Danny Mayhew, gets into a dangerous altercation on Old Earth, Violet launches a secret investigation to find out what he's hiding. An investigation that will lead her to question everything she's ever known about Danny, her father, and the power of the Intercept.

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“Look What You Made Me Do” Book Tag!

I saw this book tag from Caffeine and Books (click the link to check her own version of the book tag) and being a Swifties, of course I want to do it as well even though I’m not actually tagged.

This tag was created by Thrice Read so check out her original post! Also, I borrowed the graphics that she posted because it looks cute.

Let’s get into the book tag!

 

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Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

25526296RATING: 🌝🌝🌝🌝🌚

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Published: April 06, 2016

Format: eBook

Pages: 173

 

“You’re nobody’s doorway but your own, and the only one who gets to tell you how your story ends is you.”


 

SYNOPSIS:

Eleanor West’s Home for Wayward Children
No Solicitations
No Visitors
No Quests

Children have always disappeared under the right conditions; slipping through the shadows under a bed or at the back of a wardrobe, tumbling down rabbit holes and into old wells, and emerging somewhere… else.

But magical lands have little need for used-up miracle children.

Nancy tumbled once, but now she’s back. The things she’s experienced… they change a person. The children under Miss West’s care understand all too well. And each of them is seeking a way back to their own fantasy world.

But Nancy’s arrival marks a change at the Home. There’s a darkness just around each corner, and when tragedy strikes, it’s up to Nancy and her new-found schoolmates to get to the heart of the matter.

No matter the cost.

 

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Halloween Readthon TBR

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Hello! I feel like I haven’t been reading much lately although I’ve been reading here and there. But this is the month of spooky witches and horror stories, my kind of genre. And to enjoy this month, I would very much like to read with other people with this readathon hosted by Lauren @ Wonderless Reviews.

This readathon is from October 10 to the 31st. To know more about the readathon just click here.

Here is my TBR for this readathon!

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The 38th MIBF (Manila International Book Fair) Book Haul and Shenanigans

It’s that time of the year again in my country where book lovers gather in one place and empty their wallets while hoarding too many books. Last September 13 to 17, 2017, the 38th Manila International Book Fair a.k.a. MIBF – the only book fair event in my country – took place at SMEX in MOA. But unlike those book fairs in other countries, the only perks in our book fair is the 20% off from the original book prices of all the books. No ARC copies and two or three foreign authors who are having their book signing.

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Girl of Myth and Legend by Giselle Simlett

26722146RATING: 🌕🌕🌑🌑🌑 (2/5 moons)

Publisher: WWS Publishing

Published: December 29, 2015

Format: eBook

Pages: 363


 

SYNOPSIS:

Leonie Woodville wants to live an unremarkable life. She wants routine, she wants repetition, she wants predictability. So when she explodes in a blaze of light one morning on the way to her college, it’s enough to put a real crimp in her day.And things only get weirder…Leonie learns from her father that she is last of the Pulsar, a phenomenally powerful member of a magical species called the Chosen. It will be her sole duty to protect the Imperium, a governing hierarchy, from all enemies, and to exceed the reputation of the Pulsar before her. So – no pressure there, then.Leonie is swept away from her rigorous normality and taken to a world of magic. There, she is forced into a ceremony to join her soul to a guardian, Korren, who is both incredibly handsome and intensely troubled, a relationship for which ‘it’s complicated’ just really doesn’t cut it.But Leonie is soon to learn that this ancient world is no paradise. With violent dissidents intent to overthrow the Imperium, and dark entities with their own agenda, she and Korren find themselves caught in a war where they will have to overcome their differences if they are to survive.Dare to dream. Dare to hope. Dare to be a legend. Continue reading “Girl of Myth and Legend by Giselle Simlett”