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Here A Trope, There A Trope

We've got dark secrets, a mysterious loner dude, and a misunderstood bully in Ann Aguirre's The Queen of Bright and Shiny Things.

Here A Trope, There A Trope

BOOK REPORT for The Queen of Bright and Shiny Things by Ann Aguirre

Cover Story: Truth in Advertising
BFF Charm: Maybe
Swoonworthy Scale: 6
Talky Talk: The Queen of Dark and Stormy Secrets
Bonus Factor: Mysterious Loner Dude
Anti-Bonus Factor: Dark Secret
Relationship Status: One Date Wonder

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Jennie's photo About the Author: Jennie Kendrick lives in San Francisco and has an excessive fondness of historical fiction, spreadsheets, turquoise sparkly things, and bourbon. When she's not reading, writing, or writing about reading, she cooks obsessively, runs an Etsy shop, and thrifts for vintage everything.