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Winter by Marissa Meyer

November 6, 2019
Winter by Marissa Meyer

What a finale. I absolutely adored this book and I'm so sad that this series has come to an end now. I'm always apprehensive going into final books simply because I'm filled with questions on how everything is supposed to come to a close. There are always so many plot points that need to be finished off. After Cress, I was full of dread. I was so scared…

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Cress by Marissa Meyer

October 30, 2019
Cress by Marissa Meyer

Each book in this series just gets better and better. In this instalment, we were introduced properly to Cress, the Rapunzel of the series. She's a shell trapped on a satellite near Luna that acts as their digital spy hacking into things and camouflaging ships. She's incredibly sweet but also very resourceful and although she feels fear very intensely she always manages to battle it. Her interactions with…

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Scarlet by Marissa Meyer

October 9, 2019
Scarlet by Marissa Meyer

The second book of the Lunar Chronicles might be my favourite, so far anyway. Scarlet was the reason I picked up this series as I planned to use it for my dissertation with it containing Red Riding Hood themes and similarities. The bonus was I absolutely loved the book. Just as Cinder was a multiple POV book so too is Scarlet. As well as Cinder and Kai's perspective…

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Cinder by Marissa Meyer

October 7, 2019
Cinder by Marissa Meyer

I'm horrified with myself that I've only just started this series. I've had people recommending it for years and for some ridiculous reason I never picked it up. I think the blame lies on the years of the 'Jar of Shame' that helped me pick my next read. Since I've got rid of that I've been reading so much more. Where to start. Basically, Cinder is a cyborg.…