REVIEW: The Girl at Midnight (The Girl at Midnight #1) – Melissa Grey

20345202Beneath the streets of New York City live the Avicen, an ancient race of people with feathers for hair and magic running through their veins. Age-old enchantments keep them hidden from humans. All but one. Echo is a runaway pickpocket who survives by selling stolen treasures on the black market, and the Avicen are the only family she’s ever known.

Echo is clever and daring, and at times she can be brash, but above all else she’s fiercely loyal. So when a centuries-old war crests on the borders of her home, she decides it’s time to act.

Legend has it that there is a way to end the conflict once and for all: find the Firebird, a mythical entity believed to possess power the likes of which the world has never seen. It will be no easy task, though if life as a thief has taught Echo anything, it’s how to hunt down what she wants . . . and how to take it.

But some jobs aren’t as straightforward as they seem. And this one might just set the world on fire.

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Ah, life! What a perfectly ordinary thing for all of us. We often run from it to books, writing or other hobbies.

Well, life happened and I may not have as much time for my blog as before. I thought I would manage it even with my school and work, but sadly, life keeps throwing me hurdles and I have more work load than I anticipated.

That is to say – this blog is NOT being put to hiatus. I will still post, but it will be mainly reviews, so from now on, expect like three or four posts per month. Yeah, not much, but it’s something at least.

I’m really sorry. I will get back to normal posting speed as soon as the situation calms down.

Thanks for understanding!

Guest post / review

I decided to reach out to all of the book bloggers out there. I realise that my blog is quite new and not very popular (yet! Hahaha! *evil laugh*) but even so – if you want, you can write a post or write a review on my blog. I could do the same for you if you like. Sounds fun, right?

So….who’s in? 🙂

Cover Characteristics – Water

Each week we will post a characteristic and choose 5 of our favorite cover’s with that characteristic. If you want to join in and share your 5 favorite covers with the weeks particular characteristic, then just make a post, grab the meme picture (or make your own) and leave your URL in Linky (so we can visit).

You don’t even need to participate, just stopping by and saying hi would be great! Don’t forget to stop by the other participants!

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