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    Beautiful Chaos – Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl

    “In Gatlin, it’s funny how the good things are all tied up with the bad. Sometimes it’s hard to tell which is which. But either way, you end up taking your sugar with your salt and your kicks with your kisses, as Amma would say.” Since Lena made the decision not to choose between light and dark, the world has not been the same. The Caster world has become a twisted place with powers not working as they should. And even the mortal world knows something strange has happened with heat waves and lumbers attacking every bit of vegetation. If Ethan and Lena want to fix the chaos caused, one…

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    Beautiful Darkness – Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl

    **This book is the second in the Caster Chronicles. This means that the review may contain spoilers from the previous book, Beautiful Creatures.**  “This town owned us, that was the good and the bad of it. It knew every inch of us, every sin, every secret, every scab. Which was why most people never bothered to leave, and why the ones who did never came back. Before I met Lena that would have been me, five minutes after I graduated from Jackson High. Gone. Then I fell in love with a Caster girl. She showed me there was another world within the cracks of our uneven sidewalks. One that had been…

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    Born Wicked – Jessica Spotswood

    “Our mother was a witch, too. But she hid it better.  I miss her.  Not a single day goes by that I don’t wish for her guidance. Especially about my sisters.  Tess runs ahead of me, heading for the rose garden – our sanctuary, our one safe place.” To Cate the magic that runs through her veins feels like a curse. Witchcraft is harshly punished in New England now and if the brothers find out about her and her two younger sisters they will be thrown into a mental asylum or shipped out to work at sea. The girls must hid who they really are and Cate has been getting…