Search Results: "Julie Kagawa"


BOOK REVIEW

THE FOREVER SONG by Julie Kagawa
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: April 15, 2014

"A bloody good way to end a trilogy. (discussion questions) (Horror. 14 & up)"
Vampire Allie, one of the genre's toughest heroines, returns with one last chance to save both vampire- and humankind in this conclusion to the Blood of Eden series. Read full book review >

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TALON by Julie Kagawa
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Nov. 1, 2014

"Fans of the genre will be happy to overlook this series opener's occasional lapses of style. (Paranormal romance. 14-18)"
Dragons dwell among us in this contemporary romantic fantasy. Read full book review >

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THE IRON KING by Julie Kagawa
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 1, 2010

"Genre fans won't be disappointed, and surely the rest of the series will reveal the truly important answer: Team Ash or Team Robbie? (Paranormal romance. 12-14)"
Paranormal romance in the style of Melissa Marr and Cassandra Clare. Read full book review >

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THE IMMORTAL RULES by Julie Kagawa
Released: May 1, 2012

"Allie's a smart, strong and compelling heroine, and readers will gladly join her for this adrenaline-rich ride. (Paranormal/dystopian romance. 14 & up)"
Meet 17-year-old Allie Sekemoto, a reluctant vampire struggling to hold on to her humanity and stave off the demon that lies in wait, thinly veiled beneath the surface of her undead skin. Read full book review >

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THE IRON KNIGHT by Julie Kagawa
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 25, 2011

"For fans who want complete closure or angsty manly friendships. (Fantasy romance. 12-15)"
The base of any good love triangle is the epic bromance between rivals. Read full book review >

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THE ETERNITY CURE by Julie Kagawa
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 1, 2012

"With its Tarantino-esque level of violence and gore, this novel is not for the faint of heart. But those who can stomach it will be counting the days to find out what happens next. (Paranormal romance. 14 & up)"
Seventeen-year-old Allie Sekemoto is back with a vengeance in the second installment of Kagawa's (The Immortal Rules, 2012) Blood of Eden series. Read full book review >

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THE LOST PRINCE by Julie Kagawa
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Nov. 1, 2012

"Kagawa's fans will enjoy this expansion of her world. (Fantasy. 12-15)"
Iron Queen Meghan Chase's baby brother Ethan has grown into a broody bad boy. Read full book review >

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THE IRON QUEEN by Julie Kagawa
FANTASY
Released: Feb. 1, 2011

"Finally more than just a love triangle. (Urban fantasy. 12-15)"
Though this third volume doesn't bring the Iron Fey series, which began with The Iron King (2010), to a conclusion, faery-human cross Meghan brings part of her arc to a pleasingly unexpected closure. Read full book review >

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SPRINGING INTO MUST-READ CONTEMPORARY & SUSPENSE
by Bobbi Dumas

April is here, though you wouldn’t know it from my window view - snow is falling! (sigh) Thankfully it’s not sticking, and according to the forecast, it will be seventy degrees by the weekend. Mother Nature seems to be slightly confused in the Midwest this spring, and the national news can make my heart feel cold, but I’m glad we can ...


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MOTORCYCLE MUSINGS
by Bobbi Dumas

Two fave authors have books coming out early next month, and I thought I’d make sure these titles are on your radar screen.

Laura Kaye and Julie Ann Walker always promise heart-stopping action and breathtaking romance, and if you haven’t read these two yet, then I recommend you get on that right away!

They’re both romance bestsellers, so I expect ...


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NO HUGS TILL SATURDAY by Julie Downing
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 16, 2008

"Grown-up readers will just have to hope that their own little ones don't get any ideas. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Felix and Mama have some very special hugs they share: soft snuggles, super squeezes and monster mashes. Read full book review >

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WHEN GREEN BECOMES TOMATOES by Julie Fogliano
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"This combination of poetry and art in praise of the familiar, natural world is sweetly, successfully dazzling. (Picture book/poetry. 4-10)"
Forty-eight short poems follow the four seasons, beginning and concluding on March 20, a bird singing, "each tweet poking / a tiny hole / through the edge of winter," as spring comes round again. Read full book review >