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Kathryn Purdie

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Kathryn is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the BURNING GLASS series. Her love of storytelling began as a young girl when her dad told her about someone named Boo Radley while they listened to the film score of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD. Kathryn is a trained classical actress who studied at the Oxford School of Drama. She also writes songs on her guitar for each of her stories and shares them on her website. Kathryn lives in the Rocky Mountains with her husband and three children.

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Burning Glass (Burning Glas...

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The Warrior Queen by Emily R. King
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An epic conclusion to a standout debut YA fantasy series. It's no small task to develop character arcs, expand a world, and enrich a magic system over multiple books, and Emily R. King does it incredibly well. I love this series, and this last book e ...more
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Once a King by Erin Summerill
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I was so happy when I found out Erin Summerill would be writing another book in the same world as EVER THE HUNTED, and the read did not disappoint, even with my super high expectations. King Aodren was one of my favorite characters from EVER THE BRAV ...more
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It's rare to find an excellent book two in a trilogy, but this stunning sequel to THE HUNDREDTH QUEEN succeeds! From new and fascinating locales to Kalinda's developing magic and a romance that keeps sizzling, I loved every moment of this action-pack ...more
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From reading the premise of this book alone, I got chills. Reading the actual book was even better. Emily R. King is one of the best plotters, and she excels at pacing, magic systems, and executing a well thought-out story. An amazing read!
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Resist by Ilima Todd
Resist (Remake, #2)
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Theron has such a heartbreaking ending in REMAKE, so I'm thrilled he got his own awesome story. I loved that we got to see Nine through his perspective, and I loved his romance with Pua. She was a fantastic scene-stealer in book one. Perfect match-up ...more
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Remake by Ilima Todd
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One of the best-paced stories I've ever read. Nine's journey of self-discovery is gripping. I especially loved her time on the island with an actual family. Awesome read!
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Ever the Hunted by Erin Summerill
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I adored this story! I was rooting for Britta from beginning to end and loved the cool magic system. Also, Cohen...that arrow with "Dove" scratched on it. *sighs* Definitely pick up this well-paced romantic adventure!
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“I believe we decide our own fate. No one has the right to dictate who we are or what we become.”
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“I'm not a mirror. And I don't break like glass.”
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“You said I was your savior," I said, "but you won't let me save you, not truly." He shrugged in misery. "I don't know how to be saved.”
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