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Isle Lacion by S.C. Chin

Engrossing and intriguing; an involving SF adventure. Chin’s smart tale combines fantasy and hard SF, taking readers on an ex-soldier’s extraordinary journey to contentment and fulfillment. Serving in the Anima War in Babek for six years has left nothing but…
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Mantle of the World Ruler (Book Two of the Lost Wells Trilogy) by Kate Gateley

An immersive, layered, and extensively developed fantasy… Gateley’s middle installment in the Lost Wells Trilogy is a complex, beautifully constructed fantasy with vivid and personable characters and magical worldbuilding. After surviving their destined run-in with the sinister Cassius, Julia Harrison…
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Eddie & Emily And The Demon Cell by B. R. Lewis

A rousing adventure filled with magic and secrets. Lewis skillfully fuses human drama with fantasy and delves into themes of self-discovery and adventure in his thrilling debut installment in Eddie & Emily series. Living in Doon, a quiet port city…
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Devotion Duology by E.B. Bridenstine

Deeply immersive and thrilling… Bridenstine creates a fascinating, lush world with a touch of romance and magic, featuring constantly interesting characters in her Devotion duology. In Alliance, the first volume in the duology, the evil Emperor Charr is capturing magical…
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The Last Skinweaver (The Book of Ruin 4) by W.G. Hladky

A fast-paced, richly imagined, gritty tale of epic proportions… In Hladky’s fourth installment of The Book of Ruin series, Roge Callan pulls together a small crew of misfits and travels from Mitteleuropa to Russia to the Middle Kingdom to locate…
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North Star Rising by Darielle Mac

A wholly enthralling coming-of-age tale seasoned with fantasy and myth… Mac makes her debut with this flawless tale of courage, determination, and family. Living on the mystical isle of T’ir Na Nor in the North Sea has its own charm,…
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The Prophecy of the Heron: An AI Dystopia Novel Craig Stanfill

A wonderfully complex and thoroughly immersive book perfect for readers who grew up on dystopian YA… Set in a futuristic dystopian realm in which personal freedom is long-dead, Stanfill’s second installment in the AI Dystopia series offers a grand-scale narrative…
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The Madigan Chronicles Books #1-4 by Marieke Lexmond

A tantalizingly absorbing series that will leave readers yearning for more… Lexmond’s series kicker in The Madigan Chronicles serves up fiery protagonists, mystical world-building, and plenty of surprising twists. The Madigan family, a long-line of powerful witches, is the keeper…
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Dreams of Song Times by Amy L. Bernstein

Poignant, raw, original, and thoroughly absorbing…  Vivid characters, a dash of romance, and ratcheted-up stakes keep readers invested in Bernstein’s gripping coming-of-age novel. Sixteen-year-old Ell Gossamer has always struggled with her human-mermaid hybrid identity. When Ahr and Per, her two…
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The Glass Witch by Sara Raztresen

An edge-of-the-seat kind of page-turning fantasy romance…   An icy winter landscape and a forbidden romance set the mood for Raztresen’s debut fantasy novel. The Ringlands is a continent divided into four seasonal realms. When a Summer tragedy wreaks havoc in…