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Blog Tour: Omari and the People

October 13, 2016

Original Tittle: Omari and the People by Stephen Whitfield Narrator: Curt Simmons Length: 11h 17m Publisher: June 20th, 2016 by Shirley Castle Press Links: Goodreads, Audible, Amazon Rating: 4 out of 5 Synopsis: In a squalid ancient city on the edge of a desert (based in part on the African Sahara’s Empty Quarter) a weary, thrill-seeking thief named Omari sets his home afire to start anew and to cover his many crimes. When the entire city is unintentionally destroyed by the flames, the cornered thief tells the displaced people a lie about a better place which only he can lead them to, across the desert. With the help of an aged, mysterious woman who knows a…

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Book Blog, Marathons

Halloween Read-A-Thon TBR Pile

October 9, 2016

The Halloween Read-A-Thon is a Halloween themed reading challenge running October 10th-October 31st and hosted by the wonderful Lauren @ Wonderless Reviews. If you are a regular reader, then you will recognize most of these from my October TBR. Keep reading for the full list!

Book Blog, Book Tours

Blog Tour: Iron Cast by Destiny Soria

October 7, 2016

I received an Advanced Reader’s Copy of Iron Cast from the publisher via Netgalley in association with The Fantastic Flying Book Club in exchange for an honest review. Original Title: Iron Cast by Destiny Soria Edition: e-ARC, 384 pages Published: October 11th, 2016 by Amulet Books Links: Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | iTunes |Book Depository | Kobo Key Characters: Ada Navarro, Corrine Wells Rating: 4 out of 5 Synopsis: It’s Boston, 1919, and the Cast Iron club is packed. On stage, hemopaths—whose “afflicted” blood gives them the ability to create illusions through art—captivate their audience. Corinne and Ada have been best friends ever since infamous gangster Johnny Dervish recruited them into his circle. By night they perform for Johnny’s crowds, and by day they…

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Book Blog, Monthly Rewind

September Rewind: Book Haul, Reviews, & Recap

October 1, 2016

I was in a major reading slump in September. Seriously, almost nothing could hold my attention. In spite of it, I did manage to finish 4 books: To All the Boy I’ve Love Before by Jenny Han Going Geek by Charlotte Huang We Awaken by Calista Lynne Illuminae by Aime Kaufman and Jay Kristoff