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The Notorious Benedict Arnold by Steve Sheinkin
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Bomb by Steve Sheinkin
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Apparently this non-fiction book about the race to build the atomic bomb is aimed towards Young Adults/Children but really its perfect for anyone who wants to find out a bit more about this fascinating point in history which really has shaped the las...more
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Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein
Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1)
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read in September, 2014
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I had almost given up on YA novels and their predictably and tendency to fall into boring cliches, thank god then for Code Name Verity a thrilling WW2 story that is firmly focused on female friendship and mystery.
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Falls the Shadow by Stefanie Gaither
Falls the Shadow
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Powers, Vol. 1 by Brian Michael Bendis
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Broken Monsters by Lauren Beukes
Broken Monsters
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No Place Like Oz by Danielle  Paige
No Place Like Oz (Dorothy Must Die #0.1)
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Dorothy Must Die by Danielle  Paige
Dorothy Must Die (Dorothy Must Die, #1)
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Dorothy Must Die has an interesting central idea but unfortunately is stopped from being great due to YA clichés.

The first third of the novel is interesting as a girl from Kansas finds herself in Oz and faced with a bleak land ruled by the magic and...more
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“If there is a thing I truly despise, it is being addressed as "dearie." When I write my magnum opus, A Treatise Upon All Poison, and come to "Cyanide," I am going to put under "Uses" the phrase "Particularly efficacious in the cure of those who call one 'Dearie.”
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