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About wynd2796

I'm currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science. I am a great lover of books from all sorts of genres (except horror because I've never actually read one due to my overactive imagination). My other passion is animals and I aspire to be a veterinarian one day.

Book Review: Fingerprints Of You

Author: Kristen-Paige Madonia Published: August 7th 2012 by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Lemon and her mum, Stella, have never stayed in one place for long. Switching accommodations and schools was already a norm to her but it … Continue reading

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Book Review: As Simple As Snow

Author: Gregory Galloway Published: 2015 by Speak (First published 2005 by G.P. Putnam’s Sons) Blurb: Anna- who preferred to be called Anastasia- is dark, spooky, and mysterious. And from the moment he met her, he was mesmerized. And so began … Continue reading

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Book Review: All The Light We Cannot See

Author: Anthony Doerr Published: January 15th 2015 by Fourth Estate (First published May 6th 2014) Blurb: Marie Laure lives with her father in Paris within walking distance of the Museum of Natural History where he works as the master of … Continue reading

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I’m Back

I’m really sorry for such a long hiatus. How long has it been again? I’m pretty sure it has been months since I’ve posted any reviews or book-related posts. Well, now I’m back with a new resolution to remain productive … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Sweetest Spell

Author: Suzanne Selfors Published: August 21st 2012 by Walkers Children Blurb: Emmeline Thistle, a dirt-scratcher’s daughter, has escaped death twice-first, on the night she was born, and second, on the day her entire village was swept away by flood. Left … Continue reading

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Book Review: A School For Unusual Girls

Author: Kathleen Baldwin Published: May 19th 2015 by Tor Teen Blurb: It’s 1814. Napoleon is exiled on Elba. Europe is in shambles. Britain is at war on four fronts. And Stranje House, a School for Unusual Girls, has become one … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Shattered Crown

Author: J. W. Webb Published: March 5th 2015 Blurb: ‘You ride into peril, Corin an Fol!’ Those are the words of the witch at the ford. Corin an Fol, mercenary, brawler, womaniser and drinker, ignores them and thus finds himself … Continue reading

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Book Review: GILA: A Journey Through Moods & Madness

Author: Hanna Alkaf Published: 2016 by Gerakbudaya I thought of giving books written by local authors a try when my eyes happened upon this title. The title fascinated me and the book cover conveyed exactly what the book was going … Continue reading

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2016 Wrap-up

It’s already the end of the year already, and this year has really been a year full of changes for me, entering university and everything. Although I’ve been reading everywhere on Facebook that 2016 isn’t really a good year, I … Continue reading

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Book Review: Someday

Author: Alison McGhee Illustrator: Peter H. Reynolds Published: December 15th 2015 by Little Simon (First published January 1st 2007) The transition from a baby, to a child and finally to an adult is something that happens to everyone but to … Continue reading

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