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Donald Hounam's wizard of an idea.

Donald Hounam is the custodian of fifteen-year-old Frank Sampson, a forensic wizard in Gifted, a young adult novel of magical mayhem and dark deeds. In it crime solving and sorcery go hand in hand to create some rather strange and inventive methods that make the high tech approach of CSI look pedestrian and so last year. 2,633 more words


Chapter 1 - Part 20

“Meanwhile,” His father continued in a tight voice, “I will go easy on you for the first offense.” He put his head to one side and studied the clock on the wall. 67 more words


Wind Catcher (The Chosen #1) by Jeff Altabef, Erynn Altabef

Paperback, 325 pages

Published March 21st 2015 by Evolved Publishing, LLC (first published March 1st 2015)


1622533143 (ISBN13: 9781622533145)

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Review: The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken

I have had The Darkest Minds sat on my shelves since Christmas so it was about time I got round to picking it up. I didn’t really have very high expectations for the book mostly since I missed all of the initial hype surrounding it; however the more I read the more I enjoyed it and now I’m left questioning my decision to put it off for so long! 628 more words

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My Ultra Personal Writing Playlist (For All the YA Feels)

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I made a bunch of functional writing playlists in the past to boost writing productivity and whatnot, so for a change of pace, here’s a more personal writing playlist that I haven’t shared before. 236 more words



I just finished reading Bone Gap by Laura Ruby. And oh my, that book just captured me and took me away. This might be the best book that has come out this year! 59 more words


All Fall Down by Ally Carter

Title: All Fall Down
Author: Ally Carter
Series: Embassy Row
Date Started: May 27
Date Finished: May 28
Format: Hardcover from my local library

Grace is not crazy. 420 more words

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