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Book excerpt: Dead Blue Sea, by Erin Hayes

How many books have you come across include Buffy the Vampire Slayer as a comp title in their summary? Personally, I've only seen one: Dead Blue Sea, by Erin Hayes. Based on what I've seen, that comparison may be fairly accurate. Dead Blue Sea made its way onto my to-read list as soon as I… Continue reading Book excerpt: Dead Blue Sea, by Erin Hayes

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Book recommendation: Burn by Julianna Baggot

I finally got around to reading Burn, by Julianna Baggot. Remember, I mentioned it way back in January? Burn is the third and final installment of Baggot's Pure trilogy. I absolutely loved the first two books, but I waited a little while to buy the third. I had a pile of other books to get… Continue reading Book recommendation: Burn by Julianna Baggot

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Book recommendation: Fuse by Julianna Baggott

So, I finally had the chance to read Fuse, the second novel in Julianna Baggott's Pure trilogy. I had the novel ready to go on my Kindle app, I just didn't have a chance to read it until recently. Let me tell you, a part of me regrets the choice to let it wait. I… Continue reading Book recommendation: Fuse by Julianna Baggott

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Book recommendation: Pure by Julianna Baggott

(Note: An updated version of this recommendation is available here.) I'm not usually a fan of either Science Fiction or post-apocalyptic novels, so I was a bit surprised by how much I liked Julianna Baggott's Pure. But like it I did, and quite a bit, too. Here's why. First of all, I love the idea… Continue reading Book recommendation: Pure by Julianna Baggott