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Weekly Quote for Week 29-2021 ~ Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend

Weekly Quote for Week 29-2021 ~ Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend

Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow, Fantasy, Children's Book, Friendship, Family, Mystery, Magic, Girl, Umbrella, Jessica Townsend“Hmm. It’s a scary shadow, you say?”
“They’re all scary. Even if you make a nice one, like a kitten, it’ll turn into a man-eating tiger or something. It’s like they’re trying to be scary.”
“That makes sense.”
Morrigan was surprised. “Does it?”
“Shadows are shadows, Miss Crow.” His eyes reflected the moonlight. “They want to be dark.”

Six For Sunday ~ 6-6-2021: A Rainbow of Books

Six For Sunday ~ 6-6-2021: A Rainbow of Books

Evening!

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Teaser Tuesday ~ The Beautiful by Renée Ahdieh

Teaser Tuesday ~ The Beautiful by Renée Ahdieh

The Beautiful, Vampires, Historical Fiction, Young Adult, Fantasy, Cup, Flowers, Blood, Renée Ahdieh
I had Random.org select a page, it went with 277, I decided to do one page less, and so here is a teaser from 276.
An hour later, Celine, Michael, and Odette stood in a corner of darkly veined marble, ensconced in the farthest reaches of a deserted hotel lobby.
Above them, cyrstal-and-brass chandeliers hung like silent sentinels, chiming softly in a ghostly breeze. Lanterns housed in sphere of opaque glass glowed around the room, resembling will-o’-the-wisps floating through the night. Purple orchids and white jasmine perfumed the air, the scent hingint of wealth and far-flung locales. Positioned at either end of the entrance hall were large chinoiserie vases overflowing with long-stemmed roses so deep a shade of red, their petals appeared black in the shadows.
Weekly Quote for Week 21-2021 ~ Middle School Bites by Steven Banks

Weekly Quote for Week 21-2021 ~ Middle School Bites by Steven Banks

Middle School Bites, Steven Banks, Mark Fearing, Children's Books, Sister/Brother, Vampires, Werewolves, Zombies, Humour, Middle School, FriendshipIt’s like the first bug that sees me arrive at Gram’s house tells the other bugs I’m there. “Hey! Guys! Look! Tom’s here!”
“I love to bite that kid!”
“Me too! I bit him five times last year!”
“Oh, yeah? I stung him ten times!”
“No you didn’t!”
“Yes I did!”
“You’re a bee! If you sting him one time, you die!”
“Well… um… I.. wanted to sting him ten times.”

Review for Middle School Bites

Review for Middle School Bites

Middle School Bites, Steven Banks, Mark Fearing, Children's Books, Sister/Brother, Vampires, Werewolves, Zombies, Humour, Middle School, FriendshipIf you thought middle school was tough, then think again! Tom is starting his middle school adventures while being a vampire/zombie/werewolf. Yup.

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