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The Genius of Jinn

(Becoming Jinn #0.5)

3.40  ·  Rating details ·  45 ratings  ·  6 reviews
In this prequel to BECOMING JINN and the upcoming sequel CIRCLE OF JINN, thirteen-year-old Azra and her nemesis Yasmin are whisked away to a mysterious land with a special language, awe-inspiring architecture, and quirky toilets: France. As the enchanting French Jinn Tayma guides them through the streets of Paris, they discover not only a book of spells, but a truth neithe ...more
ebook, 20 pages
Published March 15th 2016 by Feiwel & Friends
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Morgan Ashley
Mar 03, 2016 rated it it was amazing
This is a really cute story, and I'm surprised that it is over. ...more
Adriyanna Zimmermann
Apr 02, 2016 rated it really liked it
The beginning was slightly confusing because I forgot who minor characters like Hairy Larry was. It felt like I started in the middle of the story, not the beginning. I did get right into it around page 10 and I couldn't stop reading from there. I liked the one-on-one time the MC spent with Yasmin, and Tayma was a new, interesting character. I guess this is a side effect of the length, but I wished the two had spent more time in Paris. Their time there wasn't exactly what I expected. Overall, it ...more
Stephanie (Reading is Better With Cupcakes)
While I enjoyed this quick visit into this world, I wish there had been more to it. And even though it is a prequel novella I don't really think it lends much to the series. ...more
Aug 07, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I great quick look in Azra's world. I love genie books so far. ...more
Feb 26, 2017 rated it really liked it
I thought this was cute short story, though I was a bit surprised by the shortness of it.
May 28, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Cute short background story for a prequel to the series.
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Lori Goldstein earned her BA in journalism but eventually found her true writing passion in the world of fictional people. She's never met a beach she didn't love, a book she wouldn't read, or a strange food she wouldn't try. She is the author of SOURCES SAY, which Kirkus calls "Entertaining, thought-provoking, and heartwarming"; SCREEN QUEENS, which Kirkus calls "a fun and uplifting story that ce ...more

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