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Gearbreakers

Gearbreakers was such a fun novel, with lovable characters and intriguing world building. I loved every one of the band of rebels that Eris, one of the protagonists, was the leader of. Their chaotic and compelling group dynamic was so enjoyable to read. Eris and Sona’s relationship was well developed and satisfying to watch unfold. …

I loved Firekeeper’s Daughter. It was a gripping, fast-paced thriller that is balanced out with slower moments of character development. Firekeeper’s Daughter teaches so much about Ojibwe culture in an interesting way that doesn’t affect the pacing. The characters felt so real and I loved watching Daunis, the protagonist, grow throughout the story. Although I …

The Greatest Thing

The book ‘The Greatest Thing’ by Sarah Winifred Searle is set in a high school during sophomore year. Winifred, the main character must go through high school on her own, as her two best friends have changed schools. ‘The Greatest Thing’ is about love, friendship, and self-acceptance. I love how the author has written the …

The Picture of Dorian Gray

“Some things are more precious because they don’t last long.” Following the character downfall of Dorian Gray steered the readers through a journey of ruin compelled by a singular portrait. Each occurrence gradually defaced the character to the extent of no rehab. Acknowledging how purity can turn into something unimaginably demonic continues to leave me …

What We All Saw

This is a dark and spooky read. It follows the story of four kids – Shell, Gray, Charlie andSam who spend their summer at the quarry, the same quarry that has rumors aboutwitches. But what happens when something terrible occurs at the quarry and the fourchildren make a pact to never speak of that day …

The Break

Thisis a very good book about a young boy named Taj whose fatherisin prison after he was arrestedforsmuggling drugs and now Taj isleftin Bali with wonderfulsurf outside his house.Whatcould bebetterright?Well, as Tajtriesto get hisfather out of prison he makessome risky choices, dangerousdecisionsthatcould ruin everything for hisfather. Taj learns a lot about hisfamily, friends andgirlfriend whilst …

What We All Saw

This is a very good book, I really liked the suspense. Something that felt quite different was how the mythical beings were portrayed; it was a way I had never seen before. This book is very spooky and I don’t like horror very much but the way this was portrayed was quite nice. I like …

The Firekeepers Daughter.

An intriguing but heartbreaking story Firekeepers Daughter reads equal parts YA thriller and equal parts love letter to Ojibwe community’s which have faced the same struggles as those in this book. With a story that teaches you about Native American culture, including traditions, language, history, and the importance of family. It is partially a suspenseful …

A Good Girls Guide to Murder.

This book was so good! There were twists and turns around every corner,shocking new details around every new clue and suspect as we follow Pipwho is trying to solve the close case of Andie Bell and Sal Singh. It wasemotional, shocking, and so very realistic. I could connect with this bookand the characters in different …

The Blood Traitor.

The final of the Prison Healer trilogy, ‘The Blood Traitor’ was mind-blowing.Filled with emotion, regret, sadness, happiness, and love, so much love.We saw Kiva and her friends dealing with real world problems, and beingan inspiration to the people in her story, but the readers too. This myfavourite book in the series, and I loved getting …