A Review Of The Coldest Girl In Coldtown

A Review Of The Coldest Girl In Coldtown

Tana lives in a world where walled cities called Coldtowns exist. In them, quarantined monsters and humans mingle in a decadently bloody mix of predator and prey. The only problem is, once you pass through Coldtown’s gates, you can never leave. One morning, after a perfectly ordinary party, Tana wakes up surrounded by corpses. The only other survivors of this massacre are her exasperatingly endearing ex-boyfriend, infected and on the edge, and a mysterious boy burdened with a terrible secret.

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How the Book Publishing Industry is Adapting to Concerns Regarding Paper Production

How the Book Publishing Industry is Adapting to Concerns Regarding Paper Production

Reading can save people from horrible and dark things or just the insanity of reality. The increase in books being manufactured could be a positive and negative thing. More books mean new readers which mean a more relaxed and less technology dependent community. However, many agree that books are the reason why we are losing trees and clean oxygen and causing global climate change through the need for more paper.

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An Interview With Jamie Blake

An Interview With Jamie Blake

Christian Orland is dead, and everyone in his life is doing their best to understand what happened. Especially Woe, the sixteenth Fatality, who knows that she was assigned the wrong case when she stopped his heart, but also knew she had to do it, or risk being destroyed herself. Woe only handles expected death, and not many people expect to die in an accident.

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A Review of The Shadow of the Fox

A Review of The Shadow of the Fox

One thousand years ago, the great Kami Dragon was summoned to grant a single terrible wish—and the land of Iwagoto was plunged into an age of darkness and chaos. Now, for whoever holds the Scroll of a Thousand Prayers, a new wish will be granted. A new age is about to dawn. Raised by monks in the isolated Silent Winds temple, Yumeko has trained all her life to hide her yokai nature. Half kitsune, half human, her skill with illusion is matched only by her penchant for mischief. Until the day her home is burned to the ground, her adoptive family is brutally slain and she is forced to flee for her life with the temple’s greatest treasure—one part of the ancient scroll.

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An Interview With Michael Beaulieu

An Interview With Michael Beaulieu

Book of Shadows is centered around our sarcastic narrator, Emma McGlinchey, who finds her late great grandmother's book of shadows – a witch's spellbook and journal – while cleaning out her house.  That night, Emma tries a simple candle-lighting spell and, much to her amazement, it actually works.  Soon, she recruits her best friends Lia and Shar – an out lesbian couple – into forming a coven.  Together, the 16-year-olds begin to dabble in magick, but they learn the hard way that spells can have unintended if not entirely disastrous side-effects.  Side-effects they attempt to deal with by casting other spells, but it quickly spirals out of control.

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A Review of Black Wings Beating

A Review of Black Wings Beating

The people of Uztar have long looked to the sky with hope and wonder. Nothing in their world is more revered than the birds of prey and no one more honored than the falconers who call them to their fists. Brysen strives to be a great falconer--while his twin sister, Kylee, rejects her ancient gifts for the sport and wishes to be free of falconry. She's nearly made it out, too, but a war is rolling toward their home in the Six Villages, and no bird or falconer will be safe.

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An Interview With Jeffrey L. Kohanek

An Interview With Jeffrey L. Kohanek

A Warden’s Purpose is a coming of age / epic fantasy novel that revolves around a teen named Quinn and her adopted brother, Everson. Everson is a brilliant inventor, but struggles with a disability that requires canes and leg braces in order to walk. With a brash and defiant nature, Quinn is fiercely protective of her brother and any others who are victims to the bullies of the world.

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A Review of The Good Demon

A Review of The Good Demon

Clare has been miserable since her exorcism. The preacher that rid her of evil didn’t understand that her demon—simply known as Her—was like a sister to Clare. Now, Clare will do almost anything to get Her back. After a chance encounter with the son of the preacher who exorcised her, Clare goes on an adventure through the dark underbelly of her small Southern town, discovering its deep-seated occult roots.

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A Review of Twice Dead

A Review of Twice Dead

Naya, the daughter of a sea merchant captain, nervously undertakes her first solo trading mission in the necromancer-friendly country bordering her homeland of Talmir. Unfortunately, she never even makes it to the meeting. She's struck down in the streets of Ceramor. Murdered. But death is not the end for Naya. She awakens to realize she's become an abomination--a wraith, a ghostly creature bound by runes to the bones of her former corpse. She's been resurrected in order to become a spy for her country. Reluctantly, she assumes the face and persona of a servant girl named Blue.

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An Interview With Alexander C Eberhart

An Interview With Alexander C Eberhart

There Goes Sunday School is the story of Michael Hernandez, a closeted sixteen-year-old boy that attends a private Christian school outside Atlanta. Michael translates his complicated emotions into sketches which skew toward the risqué and never see the light of day. When Michael’s sketchbook goes missing in the middle of Sunday school, Michael’s convinced his happy days are numbered.

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A Review of The Lantern's Ember

A Review of The Lantern's Ember

Five hundred years ago, Jack made a deal with the devil. It’s difficult for him to remember much about his mortal days. So, he focuses on fulfilling his sentence as a Lantern—one of the watchmen who guard the portals to the Otherworld, a realm crawling with every nightmarish creature imaginable. Jack has spent centuries jumping from town to town, ensuring that nary a mortal—or not-so-mortal—soul slips past him. That is, until he meets beautiful Ember O’Dare.

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