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Series Spotlight: The Lunar Chronicles, Marissa Meyer

Series Spotlight: The Lunar Chronicles, Marissa Meyer

This Series Spotlight features one of our favourite series from the last few years, The Lunar Chronicles.  1. Cinder – Jan 2012  2. Scarlet – Jan 2013  3. Cress – Jan 2014  4. Winter – Nov 2015  3.5. Fairest – Jan 2015  Collected short stories – Feb 2016 Cinder was… Read more »

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Review: Illuminae, Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Review: Illuminae, Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

When the mining colony on Kerenza IV is attached by the BeiTech mega-corporation, only three ships escape carrying civilian refugees as well as their own crew – the Alexander, the Copernicus and the Hypatia. Overcrowded and damaged, the ships are chased towards the nearest hyperspace jump point by the BeiTech… Read more »

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Review: The Unquiet by Mikaela Everett

Review: The Unquiet by Mikaela Everett

Its a real thrill when you start a book without any real expectations and you find yourself completely blown away.  That’s what The Unquiet by Mikaela Everett was for me and I have found this review a hard one to write because I just want everyone to go out and… Read more »

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Special Feature: Rarity From the Hollow, Robert Eggleton

Special Feature: Rarity From the Hollow, Robert Eggleton

Rarity From the Hollow by Robert Eggleton Published by Dog Horn Publishing in March 2012 Genres: Science Fiction Pages: 354 Amazon • Amazon UK • Book Depository • Bookworld Goodreads Lacy Dawn’s father relives the Gulf War, her mother’s teeth are rotting out, and her best friend is murdered by the meanest daddy on Earth. Life in… Read more »

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Review: The Corridor by A. N. Willis

Review: The Corridor by A. N. Willis

This was one of those books that I thought sounded interesting and then threw me for six when I realised was an enjoyable thrilling ride I was on.  Its a quick 200 page ebook but due to the enjoyable nature and fluid writing I finished it fast – I started it… Read more »

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Review: Time Salvager, Wesley Chu

Review: Time Salvager, Wesley Chu

James is a Chronman, sent back in time from the twenty-sixth century to salvage resources for the declining human population. Earth is a toxic wasteland, but there are still tribe-like populations scraping existence out of the land. When James breaks one of the cardinal Time Laws by bringing someone else… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #29: Travels in Time

Podcast Episode #29: Travels in Time

  Welcome to the twenty-ninth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. This episode is part of a series where we talk about YA books in a certain genre. This week we talk about books involving Time Travel – some of our favourites and some that… Read more »

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