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Quite a selection of retellings! A short story for anyone is contained in this Grim anthology! Malinda Lo has quite a wicked tale of fortune and fame. Ellen Hopkins and Sonia Gensler are authors included in the selections, as well. Looking for a glimpse into the writing style of an author you may not know, check out GRIM for 17 tales inspired by classic fairy stories.
Do you like music? Sam does, Emily not so much. Emily, Sam and Riddle have a destiny ahead of them, an extrodinary connection! This realistic book tells about families of many variations and friendship, too! Quite an emotional read, 4 stars ****
Do you like Math or steampunk or romance or daring deeds, this book, the Rithmatist, http://bit.ly/1MlyN04 is for you! A page turner about a private school, Armedius Academy where students are expected to become soldier Rithmatists! Friendships occurs along with angst! Join Joel and his good friend, Melody find the answer that no one was expecting in this book. I give it 5 *****'s
If you liked the Hunger Games, Darkest Minds, or Throne of Glass series this is a new read for you! Snow like Ashes, is by newcomer Sara Raasch, it is a fantasy series that blends magic, loyalty, and destiny into a world where politics and power rule the kingdoms. A fierce warrior, named Meira, will find that evil magic and politics play a larger role in her destiny than ever thought!