Tag Archives: YA book

5 Questions with Monica S. Kuebler

Monica and I met in 2009, when we were roommates at the Bram Stoker Awards weekend in Burbank, California.  At the time, she was editing for Rue Morgue magazine and running Burning Effigy Press.  I’d just had my first professional … Continue reading

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Another book I just adored

Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake My rating: 5 of 5 stars Oh, this book was so much fun! The narrator’s voice is perfect and I fell in love with him in the first fight against a hitchhiking ghost. … Continue reading

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Teenaged Wizards with Bad Attitudes

The Magicians by Lev Grossman My rating: 4 of 5 stars I tore through this book over the course of a long weekend, but even as I read, I promised myself I would reread it someday so I could savor … Continue reading

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Not a replacement for Harry Potter

Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos by R.L. LaFevers My rating: 1 of 5 stars I really wanted to like this book. The idea of a girl who works secretly in her parents’ museum, undoing the curses on the objects … Continue reading

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