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Book Review: A Skinful of Shadows

Posted November 8, 2017 by Kara in book review, Kara / 2 Comments
Book Review: A Skinful of Shadows

There’s just something about Francis Hardinge. I’ve never read a book by her I haven’t liked. I’ve read four, and even the one I DNFed (Fly By Night) I didn’t necessarily dislike. My favorite is still A Face Like Glass, but I’ve enjoyed them all immensely. A Skinful of Shadows was a little bit darker more »

Book Review: A Line In The Dark

Posted October 27, 2017 by Kara in book review, Kara / 3 Comments
Book Review: A Line In The Dark

First things first, A Line In the Dark features awesome lesbian representation. Nearly all characters are female. and the few that are male are only on the page as a parent or a brother, and I loved that, and I loved the relationship dynamic between all the women, and the different conflicts presented. How often do more »

Book Review: The Midnight Dance

Posted October 16, 2017 by Kara in book review, Kara / 1 Comment
Book Review: The Midnight Dance

I’ve tried many different Swoon Reads titles, across a wide range of genres, and readers, I think I’m done. I think I’ve liked one of all the books from them that I have read, and the rest have been mediocre or pretty terrible. It’s not a Macmillan thing, it’s an imprint thing. The Midnight Dance more »

Book Review: The Wood

Posted October 6, 2017 by Kara in book review, Kara / 1 Comment
Book Review: The Wood

Chelsea Bobulski’s debut was interesting. I mostly liked it, but it left me sort of feeling bereft of emotion, and emotional connection to books and characters is a very personal thing, so what may have been my experience will not be someone else’s, so I wouldn’t not recommend this book based on that. In fact, more »