Books

What Would You Do?

My Sister, the Serial Killer

My Sister, the Serial Killer

By: Oyinkan Braithwaite

Grade: A

At what point do you realize there might be a problem? That your sibling might actually be a serial killer? That maybe not all these guys where not abusive assholes trying to kill her who helpfully turned around to let her stab them in the back…

You never know.

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The Witch that Could Have Been…

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The Witch of Willow Hall

By: Hester Fox

Grade: C

Available: October 2nd

After thinking about this book for a while it’s most like an origin story for a witch when said witch is the least interesting character. Also a love story. Also not that interesting.

*Netgalley kindly provided me with a copy of the book in exchange for a review.

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Blood Magic, Sisters & Blackmail

Rule

Rule

By: Ellen Goodlett

Grade: A-

The ill King brings his 3 illegitimate daughters to court to train them and pick one to be his heir. Said daughters all have secrets and launched into a court on edge they have to work together to survive and find out whose blackmailing them.

I received this copy from Netgalley in exchange for an honest opinion.

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Odd & True

Odd & True

Odd & True

By: Cat Winters

Grade: A

As I was reading this story about two sisters steeped in mysterious and supernatural family stories I couldn’t help but think, “This is the sister story Caraval should have been.” And this is the sister story anything that claims to be about sisters really should be.

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And The Trees Crept In

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And The Trees Crept In

Author: Dawn Kurtagich

Grade: B

Two sisters leave behind an abusive situation and take refuge with an Aunt at a strange family manor in the woods. Everything goes well for a little while and then Aunt Cath goes off to crazy town, the food dries up, the house begins to rot and the trees… Well, the trees are getting closer.

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