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I still can’t believe that January is here. It’s a new year and a clean blank page to start on. I for one intend to start out this new year by reading a whole stack of awesome books. Here are our picks of books that are coming out this January that you really ought to

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THEY SAY that the cure for Love will make me happy and safe forever. And I’ve always believed them. Until now. Now everything has changed. Now, I’d rather be infected with love for the tiniest sliver of a second than live a hundred years smothered by a lie. Plot I cannot imagine being in a loveless world. A world where I can’t love

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An American Library Association Notable Children’s Book Winner of a Christopher Award for Books for Young Readers Doomed to–or blessed with–eternal life after drinking from a magic spring, the Tuck family wanders about trying to live as inconspicuously and comfortably as they can. But when ten-year-old Winnie Foster stumbles upon their secret, the Tucks must

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Sixteen-year-old Adelice Lewys has always been special. When her parents discover her gift—the ability to weave the very fabric of reality—they train her to hide it. For good reason, they don’t want her to become a Spinster — one of the elite, beautiful, and deadly women who determine what people eat, where they live, how

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Bobbie’s note: Allison is spending the day with her Nephew today so I’m posting for her! Once upon a time there was a girl who was special. This is not her story. Unless you count the part where I killed her. Sixteen-year-old Alison has been sectioned in a mental institute for teens, having murdered the

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Wally was adopted from a Russian orphanage as a child and grew up in a wealthy New York City family. At fifteen, her obsessive need to rebel led her to life on the streets. Now the sixteen-year-old is beautiful and hardened, and she’s just stumbled across the possibility of discovering who she really is. She’ll

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The New Year is upon us! As the new comes, we ourselves hope to improve with it. Thus resolutions! We at Verbosity Book Reviews have some as well.   Bobbie’s Resolutions: My book resolution for the year is to:Buy The Book Thief and The Scorpio Races. (And read at least one hundred books) My other

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 ‘There were no surprises in Gatlin County. We were pretty much the epicenter of the middle of nowhere. At least, that’s what I thought. Turns out, I couldn’t have been more wrong. There was a curse. There was a girl. And in the end, there was a grave.’ Lena Duchannes is unlike anyone the small

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Mia Price is a lightning addict. She’s survived countless strikes, but her craving to connect to the energy in storms endangers her life and the lives of those around her. Los Angeles, where lightning rarely strikes, is one of the few places Mia feels safe from her addiction. But when an earthquake devastates the city,

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As an obedient orphan of the U.N.A. (the super-country that was once Mexico, the U.S., and Canada), Alenna learned at an early age to blend in and be quiet—having your parents taken by the police will do that to a girl. But Alenna can’t help but stand out when she fails a test that all