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Rook by Sharon Cameron

Sharon Cameron's new novel Rook is one of those books that brings together a mix of successful qualities that had my rubbing my hands together in delight.

A Reimagined Tale of The Scarlet Pimpernel - Historical Meets Post-Apocalyptic

The setting of Rook feels much like a historical, think Georgian-era, yet is actually set in the future after a decidedly chilling catastrophe has struck Earth giving the book a grittier, post-apocalyptic feel.  The story takes those fascinating elements and adds to them a sort of retelling of The Scarlet Pimpernel.  From the hellish catacombs beneath Sunken City to lavish country estates, from the blades deadly edge to a symbolic feather, Rook is a fantastic read! 

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Young Adult Book Review: Salt & Stone by Victoria Scott

Salt & Stone takes readers in this second book of Victoria Scott's Fire & Flood series and plunges them through two new and dangerous ecosystems. This time around the Brimstone Bleed not only raise the stakes with these new terrains but introduces new threats to characters that will test their limits. New challenges that I had not anticipated for both Tella, her team, and their beloved Pandoras gave the story and even steeper edge. I was on pins & needles worried as the tension just kept mounting.

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