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WWW Wednesdays (June 17)

This meme was originally hosted by Jenn over at A Daily Rhythm, but is now hosted by the wonderful Sam over at Taking on a World of Words. The questions are the same: What did you recently finish reading? What are you currently reading? What do you think you will read next? So let’s get to it:   Now: Invasion of the Tearling (The Queen of the Tearling #2) by Erika Johansen The Crown of Embers (Girl of Fire and Thorns #2) by Rae Carson Our Endless Numbered Days by Claire Fuller Catholicism: A Journey to the Heart of the Faith by Fr. Robert Barron   Then: The Ivy Years series by Sarina Bowen Future? The Bitter Kingdom (Girl of Fire and Thorns #3) by Rae Carson   What are your three W’s?

WWW Wednesdays (April 22)

This meme was originally hosted by Jenn over at A Daily Rhythm, but is now hosted by the wonderful Sam over at Taking on a World of Words. The questions are the same: What did you recently finish reading? What are you currently reading? What do you think you will read next? So let’s get to it: WHAT DID YOU RECENTLY FINISH READING? [Everything Leads to You Review here] [All the Rage Review here] WHAT ARE YOU CURRENTLY READING? It’s ridiculous really. I just keep adding books to my currently reading pile. WHAT DO YOU THINK YOU’LL READ NEXT? I have no clue. I might finally get around to reading:  Does anyone know, do I have to read Assassin’s Blade before I read this? What are your three W’s?

Review ~ The Girl at Midnight

The Girl at Midnight by Melissa Grey Publish Date: April 28th, 2015 Publisher: Delacorte Press Genre: Fantasy/YA Lit/Urban Fantasy My Rating: ♥♥♥♥ For readers of Cassandra Clare’s City of Bones and Leigh Bardugo’s Shadow and Bone, The Girl at Midnight is the story of a modern girl caught in an ancient war. Beneath the streets of New York City live the Avicen, an ancient race of people with feathers for hair and magic running through their veins. Age-old enchantments keep them hidden from humans. All but one. Echo is a runaway pickpocket who survives by selling stolen treasures on the black market, and the Avicen are the only family she’s ever known. Echo is clever and daring, and at times she can be brash, but above all else she’s fiercely loyal. So when a centuries-old war crests on the borders of her home, she decides it’s time to act. Legend has it that there is a way to end the conflict once and for all: find the Firebird, a mythical entity believed to possess power the likes …