Book Review: The Mime Order by Samantha Shannon

The Mime Order by Samantha Shannon
Rating: 5/5
Release date: January 26, 2015

The Mime Order

Remember how I gushed about The Bone Season last year? The second book in the series is finally here!

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2014 Library of Alexandra Book Awards: Young Adult Fiction

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As the new year dawns, it seemed like the perfect time to share my favorite books of 2014.  Though I read roughly the same number of books in 2014 as 2013 , 94 to last year’s 90, I read the largest number of pages yet!

Over the month of January I will share my favorite books across four categories: short stories, fiction, memoirs & real history and young adult fiction. Today is the final day: YA Fiction!

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Blog Tour + Giveaway: The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon

The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon

You know how I gushed a few weeks ago about this book?

One part Harry Potter, two parts Hunger Games with just a dash of LiraelThe Bone Season just might make you forget that you wanted another Rowling novel.

Well, today I’m at it again for the official blog tour! Since reading the galley I’ve started listening to the audiobook and I have a whole new perspective on it

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Though I’ve always loved re-reading books, I don’t think I’ve re-read a book so quickly since the Harry Potter books. The first time through you’re racing to get through the story, to find out what will happen. The second read is more leisurely, with plenty of time to enjoy the prose and revel in the rich descriptions.

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Book Review: The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon

The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon

The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon

Pub Date: August 20, 2013

Rating: 5/5

The Bone Season (The Bone Season, #1)

I’ve been eagerly waiting for a series that makes me fall in love like Harry Potter. Sure I’ve found great books like A Discovery of Witches, and The Night Circus, but nothing has quite hit the mark. Until now.  Continue reading “Book Review: The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon”