Book Review: Rick Riordan – The Hidden Oracle (The Trials of Apollo #1)

Storyteller of the Gods, Rick Riordan brings us a hilariously heart-pumping adventure of the god Apollo as a human any mortal should not miss.

Title: The Hidden Oracle (The Trials of Apollo #1)
Author: Rick Riordan
Publisher: Disney-Hyperion
Publish Date: May 3, 2016

Goodreads: 4.4/5
Barnes and Noble: 4.5/5

SYNOPSIS:

How do you punish an immortal?

By making him human.

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Book Review: Marissa Meyer – Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles #1)

Cinder is a wonderfully futuristic spin on the old fairy tale we have loved. Cinderella meets Guardians of the Galaxy in this splendid tale of good versus evil.

Title: Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles #1)
Author: Marissa Meyer
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
Publish Date: Jan 03, 2012

Goodreads: 4.14/5
Barnes and Nobele: 4.5/5
A New York Time's Bestselling Series

SYNOPSIS:

Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. A deadly plague ravages the population. From space, ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. No one knows that Earth’s fate hinges on one girl.

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Book Review: Paula Hawkins – The Girl On The Train

One dead body, three unreliable narrators – Who did it? You will hate every character but love the story altogether.

Title: The Girl On The Train
Author: Paula Hawkins
Publisher: Riverhead Books (US); Double Day (UK)
Publish Date: Jan 13, 2015

Goodreads: 3.8/5
Barnes and Noble: 3.9/5
#1 New York Times Bestseller

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Book Review: V. E. Schwab – A Darker Shade Of Magic (Shades Of Magic #1)

A Darker Shade final for IreneA Darker Shade of Magic is the next Harry Potter! The world set by Schwab has great potential with a very expansive setting and a wide array of compelling characters at play. Fast-paced and full of action, the book will have you turning pages before you know it.

Title: A Darker Shade Of Magic (Shades of Magic #1)
Author: V. E. Schwab
Publisher: Tor Books
Publish Date: Feb 24, 2015

Goodreads: 4.04/5
Barnes and Nobele: 4.6/5

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Book Review: Jasmine Warga – My Heart and Other Black Holes

My Heart and Other Black Holes is a novel etched out of powerful honesty about depression and suicide but weaved into witty, nerdy humor.

If there was a book for “Depression for Dummies (and How to Overcome It),” this is definitely the book for you.

Title: My Heart and Other Black Holes
Author: Jasmine Warga
Publisher: Balzer + Bray
Publish Date: Feb 10, 2015

Goodreads: 4/5 
Barnes and Nobles: 4.5/5

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