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review 2018-09-16 02:31
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown - Holly Black
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown - Holly Black

  Clever chicks who kick ass and go back to save people and are kind to smaller children...I love Tana. There's plenty of creepy atmosphere, and vampire slaying, and gore for days, but there's no swearing or sex (if that's something you look for) and in its own way it's rather wholesome. Tana and Buffy would get along well together.

 

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text 2018-09-15 16:38
Reading progress update: I've read 204 out of 419 pages.
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown - Holly Black

I've made very little progress despite two bonus days at home because other family members get cabin fever and want me to do things other than read. So I 'vs been making Halloween sugar cookies and watching season 2 of The Good Place, and looking at a lot of weather maps. Also I got distracted looking up Springfield MA which is Coldtown, and has a surprisingly large stock of Victorian homes for sale.

 

But I am really liking Coldtown which centres yet another brave and impulsive heroine and a Russian connection. Two big plates o' shrimp.

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text 2018-09-14 18:50
Reading progress update: I've read 161 out of 419 pages.
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown - Holly Black

We've arrived in cold town. Complications ensue.

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text 2018-09-13 16:57
Reading progress update: I've read 65 out of 419 pages. For Genre: Horror
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown - Holly Black

Holly Black does not mess about, she throws you into the dark straight off. I am not frightened of a vampire apocalypse, but as a metaphor about everyone having a darkside, oh yeah, she goes there. Fortunately I have cats.

 

 

Nothing could go wrong with companions like these.

 

 

Allow me to introduce Queen Luna Grey DeLisle. Luna doesn't much like Calder, but they both want very much to get all the attention.

Scarlett Eno is keeping a watch on the leaves being blown about. 

 

I'm done now with the cat pictures. 

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review 2018-09-13 14:32
The Bronze Key (Magisterium, Book 3) - Holly Black,Cassandra Clare
For more reviews, check out my blog: Craft-Cycle

The more I read this series, the more I love it. Each book is my new favorite. 

As with the second book, this is a fast-paced adventure book filled with mystery and suspense (as well as snarky Jasper <3 ). I find Call less annoying as the series goes on as well. In the first book, I couldn't stand him, but he has grown on me and I really like all of the weird character conflicts going on. 

There is a bit of a love triangle in this one, which I am never a fan of, but there are so many other things going on in the story, that it is easy to overlook it. It's a pretty minor element of the story. 

I am so disappointed that my library does not have the fourth book in audiobook format yet as I have been listening to this series while driving for work. But I will definitely read the physical book at some point soon. After all, that ending...
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