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The Wrath & The Dawn by Renée Ahdieh

Title: The Wrath & the Dawn Author: Renée Ahdieh Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons (Penguin Young Readers Group) Genre: YA, fantasy, romance Format: audiobook Narrator: Ariana Delawari Trigger Warning: rape Their Words: In a land ruled by a murderous boy-king, each dawn brings heartache to a new family. Khalid, the eighteen-year-old Caliph of Khorasan, is a monster.… Continue reading The Wrath & The Dawn by Renée Ahdieh

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Cyber World – Tales of Humanity’s Tomorrow

Title: Cyber World – Tales of Humanity’s Tomorrow Edited by: Jason Heller and Joshua Viola Publisher: Hex Publishers Format: paperback Pages: 245 Keywords: cyberpunk, sci-fi, inclusive authors, inclusive content …there are stories about people. There are stories about technology. There are stories about stories. Most of all, though, there are stories that tackle our understanding, or… Continue reading Cyber World – Tales of Humanity’s Tomorrow

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United States of Japan -Peter Tieryas

Title: United States of Japan Author: Peter Tieryas Publisher: Angry Robot Books Type: ARC ebook (Netgalley) Keywords: alternate history, mecha, WWII,  videogames, anime Possible trigger warnings: torture This weekend marked the Day of Rememberance for the Japanese and Japanese descent that were forced to internment camps during WWII. It was a crazy coincidence I finished this… Continue reading United States of Japan -Peter Tieryas