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    Bookish and Blogish News (#31)

    Bookish and Blogish news is my weekly wrap up of the news around the YA industry and my blog this week. This includes cover reveals, new book announcements, new author sign ups, book trailers, blog tours and more. I hope you enjoy! *** New Signing: Amalie Howard signed to Strange Chemistry Strange Cheimstry have signed up author Amazlie Howard for two books, the first will be called The Almost Girl. The Almost Girl will be released in early 2014 and sounds like a must read for anyone out there who loves their dystopian/fantasy novels to have a hint of romance:  Seventeen-year-old Riven is as tough as they come. Coming from…

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    The Power of Nine – Pittacus Lore

    ***Please Note that this is the third book in a series and may contain spoilers for the previous two*** “6A. Seriously? I look at the boarding pass in my hand, its large type announcing my seat assignment, and wonder if Crayton chose this seat on purpose. It could be a coincidence but the way things have gone recently, I am not a big believer in coincidence. I wouldn’t be surprised if Marina sat down behind me in row seven, and Ella made her way back to row ten. But, no, the girls drop down beside me without saying a word, and join me in studying each person boarding the plane.…

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    The Power of Six – Pittacus Lore

    “My name is Marina, as of the sea, but I wasn’t called that until much later. In the beginning I was known merely as Seven, one of the nine surviving Garde from the planet Lorien, the fate of which was, and still is, left in our hands.” Marina has been hiding in an orphanage in Spain for many years since landing on Earth. Her and her Cepan were taken in when no-one else would help. Her Cepan has found God and seems to have forgotten when they are on Earth. Marina knows that soon she has to make a choice, stay with her Cepan, or go without her. First though,…