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The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden (2017) Vasilisa, a young Russian girl, can see spirits that no one else seems to be able to. As her village has strayed from the old beliefs and become increasingly Christian, these beings have grown weaker from inattention. Vasilisa feeds and respects ...Read More

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Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend, 2017 Ten-year-old Morrigan Crow is cursed! The batch of marmalade failed- Morrigan’s fault! Billy misspelled his word in the spelling bee- Morrigan’s fault! There are only so many apology letters a cursed child can write. Alas, Morrigan is destined to die ...Read More

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Stillhouse Lake by Rachel Caine (2017). Years after a chance accident exposed her ex-husband as a serial killer, Gwen and her children are still on the run from a vicious group of vigilantes who refuse to believe that she had nothing to do with her husband’s deeds. Hoping she’s hidden ...Read More

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Patient Zero by Jonathan Mayberry (2009). Captain Joe Ledger, as you will come to know him, is a quick-witted Baltimore detective who’s about to have the craziest week of his life. The Department of Military Sciences is recruiting him to lead one of their elite rapid response teams that clean ...Read More