Entries tagged: Badasses

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Would You Like To Know More? I Think The Lady Doth Kick Much Butt
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Would You Like To Know More? ‘Byss And Blood

‘Byss And Blood

The sequel to Nevernight, Jay Kristoff’s Godsgrave features cutthroat action, brutal fight scenes, and character growth.

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Would You Like To Know More? Let’s Talk About Sex
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Would You Like To Know More? Oh Captains, My Captains

Oh Captains, My Captains

Sarah J. Maas’s Tower of Dawn, the sixth book in the Throne of Glass series, follows Chaol and Nesryn on an adventure across the ocean—and through the human heart.

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Would You Like To Know More? She Is Power, She Is Grace, She Will Kick You In The Face
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Would You Like To Know More? I Stood For Nothing, So I Fell For Everything
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Would You Like To Know More? Do You Hear The Souls Sing?
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Would You Like To Know More? There’s Something There That Wasn’t There Before
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Would You Like To Know More? I Have Loved The Stars Too Fondly To Be Fearful Of The Night
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Would You Like To Know More? The Radical Notion
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Would You Like To Know More? Oh My Goddess
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Would You Like To Know More? Insurrection From The Inside
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Would You Like To Know More? She Has A Heart Of Steel

She Has A Heart Of Steel

Revisit Marissa Meyer’s Lunar Chronicles universe in the first volume of Wires and Nerve, a graphic novel starring sassy android (and unsung series hero) Iko.

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Would You Like To Know More? Princess Valiant

Princess Valiant

Lesley Livingston’s The Valiant proves that you can take a girl away from her warrior clan, but you can’t take the warrior out of the girl.

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Would You Like To Know More? She’s Diabolical
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Would You Like To Know More? The Paths Between The Realms Are Known Only To A Few
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Would You Like To Know More? A Little Righteous Comeuppance
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Would You Like To Know More? I’ve Got A Fever, And The Only Cure Is More … Gold
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Would You Like To Know More? Risin’ Up To The Challenge Of Her Rivals
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Would You Like To Know More? Going To The Red Church And We’re Gonna Get Sta-a-abby
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Would You Like To Know More? Rio 2016: A Summer To Remember
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Would You Like To Know More? Dawn Draws Nigh

Dawn Draws Nigh

The final book in Mary E. Pearson’s Remnant Chronicles trilogy, The Beauty of Darkness, brings the series to a truly satisfying (if not easy) close.

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Would You Like To Know More? Heed The Opening Notes
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Would You Like To Know More? A Magician Never Reveals Her Secrets
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Would You Like To Know More? Walking The Wire
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Would You Like To Know More? Chim Chim Cher-ee

Chim Chim Cher-ee

Investigate murder and a missing gem in A.J. Hartley’s Steeplejack, the first in the new Alternative Detective series.

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Would You Like To Know More? Drive Back The Darkness

Drive Back The Darkness

The rebel forces in Queen of Shadows, the fourth book in Sarah J. Maas’ Throne of Glass series, make some serious progress—and some unfortunate discoveries.

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Would You Like To Know More? Fireheart

Fireheart

Celaena Sardothian returns to her ancestral roots in Heir of Fire, the third book in Sarah J. Maas’ Throne of Glass series.

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Would You Like To Know More? It Is Only With The Eye That One Can See Rightly
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Would You Like To Know More? Rule Yourself

Rule Yourself

Sarah J. Maas’ A Court of Mist and Fury turns Prythian's ways (and reader’s emotions) on their heads.

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Would You Like To Know More? Sharpen The Knife

Sharpen The Knife

The five prequel novellas of Sarah J. Maas’ The Assassin’s Blade tell of a younger, but no less deadly, Celaena Sardothien.

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Would You Like To Know More? Do You Dare Resist?

Do You Dare Resist?

Chris Howard’s Night Speed is a drug-fueled sprint through the streets of NYC (and an examination of the struggles that come with addiction). You could win a copy!

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Would You Like To Know More? Rattle The Stars

Rattle The Stars

The first book in Sarah J. Maas’s Throne of Glass series introduces Celaena Sardothian—one of the most badass lady assassins to ever grace the page—to the YA world.

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Would You Like To Know More? Change Of Seasons

Change Of Seasons

The final books in Lisa T. Bergren’s Remnants trilogy, Season of Fire and Season of Glory, veer sharply from adventure to allegory.

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Would You Like To Know More? The Renegade Who Had It Made
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Would You Like To Know More? The First Voyage Of Amani The Sharpshooter
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Would You Like To Know More? She Wants Revenge

She Wants Revenge

A badass heroine is on a quest to avenge her family in Michelle Modesto's western-meets-paranormal debut, Revenge and the Wild.

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Would You Like To Know More? Masters Of War
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Would You Like To Know More? You’ll Be Better Protected From Mayhem
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Would You Like To Know More? They Can Do It!
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Would You Like To Know More? Farewell, Alan Rickman
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Would You Like To Know More? Goodbye, David Bowie
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Would You Like To Know More? The Truth Is In Here
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Would You Like To Know More? The Descent Into Hell Is Easy
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Would You Like To Know More? Every Rose Has Its Thorn

Every Rose Has Its Thorn

Marie Lu's The Young Elites series -- and its main character -- ventures deeper into darkness in the second installment, The Rose Society.

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Would You Like To Know More? Hello, Kady

Hello, Kady

Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff’s Illuminae features terrifying accidents in space, an artificial intelligence gone rogue, biochemical warfare, and the power of love.

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Would You Like To Know More? Taking Matters Into Her Own Hands
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Would You Like To Know More? Wiping Out The Red In Her Ledger, One Step At A Time
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Would You Like To Know More? Good As Gold

Good As Gold

Go back to a time when traveling 20 miles per day was extraordinary and the Oregon Trail was (much) more menacing than a 2-D video game with Rae Carson’s Walk on Earth a Stranger.

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Would You Like To Know More? Ocean’s Six

Ocean’s Six

Return to the world Leigh Bardugo created in The Grisha Trilogy with a new cast of (dangerous, morally questionable and awesome) characters in Six of Crows.

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Would You Like To Know More? Bad Girls Do It Well
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Would You Like To Know More? Saddle Up

Saddle Up

Fill up yer canteens and oil up yer Colt pistols before you head out on the trail with Erin Bowman’s Vengeance Road.

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Would You Like To Know More? The Heart Wants What The Heart Wants
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Would You Like To Know More? It Ain’t Easy

It Ain’t Easy

Heavy lies the crown in The Invasion of the Tearling, the second book in Erika Johansen’s The Queen of the Tearling series.

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Would You Like To Know More? Dig Deep

Dig Deep

Naomi Novik’s Uprooted is a new fairy tale that feels ancient in the best of ways.

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Would You Like To Know More? Heavy Is The Head

Heavy Is The Head

Sarah J. Maas’ latest book, A Court of Thorns and Roses, is a faerie book filled with action, adventure and some serious swoon.

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Would You Like To Know More? Wicked Witches, Badass … Girls From Kansas
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Would You Like To Know More? Danger Zone

Danger Zone

Cori McCarthy’s Breaking Sky mixes military action with a dash of dystopia, and features badass fighter pilots who also happen to be teenage girls.

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Would You Like To Know More? Spin Me Right Round

Spin Me Right Round

Becky Wallace’s debut novel, The Storyspinner, weaves a tale of acrobatics, nobility, magic and danger. Mandy C. wants to visit the world within, stat.

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Would You Like To Know More? Hiding in Plain Sight
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Would You Like To Know More? Cameras at the Ready

Cameras at the Ready

Courtney Alameda’s debut novel Shutter is a delightful read featuring a badass lady, unsanctioned romance … and vicious and disgusting paranormal creatures.

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Would You Like To Know More? Hail Darrow

Hail Darrow

Pierce Brown deserves all the laurels for not falling prey to the dreaded sequel doldrums with his second novel in the Red Rising trilogy, Golden Son.

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Would You Like To Know More? Keep Your Gargoyles Close
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Would You Like To Know More? I’m Not Saying it’s Aliens
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Would You Like To Know More? Netflix Fix: Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters
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Would You Like To Know More? Whatever Remains Must Be The Truth
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Would You Like To Know More? A.S. King’s History of Badassery
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Would You Like To Know More? Seven Ways To Be A Badass
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Would You Like To Know More? I’m Tessa, The Last Scion. And You Are?
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Would You Like To Know More? Queen for a Day (Or, Hopefully, More)
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Would You Like To Know More? The Belle With The Balls (Metaphorically Speaking)
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Would You Like To Know More? Happy Hunting

Happy Hunting

Kendare Blake's Anna Dressed in Blood hits all the right horror and humor notes.

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Would You Like To Know More? Love Is A Universal Constant

Love Is A Universal Constant

It’s hard to believe there’s a universe out there that makes the “universe” of a normal high school experience appealing, but Amalie Howard has included one in The Almost Girl.

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Would You Like To Know More? Aileana the Faerie Slayer
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Would You Like To Know More? There And Back Again (Eventually)
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Would You Like To Know More? Ding, Dong, The Witch ... Isn’t So Bad, Afterall
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Would You Like To Know More? Glory Shall Be Your Reward

Glory Shall Be Your Reward

Megan Whalen Turner's The Queen's Thief series offers political intrigue, memorable characters, and moments so hot you'll need a church fan.

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Would You Like To Know More? Ain’t No Candyland
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Would You Like To Know More? Rising Up to the Challenge of Our Rival
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Would You Like To Know More? Our Choices Have Brought Us Here
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Would You Like To Know More? Tick, Tock, Bzzzz

Tick, Tock, Bzzzz

Colleen Gleason’s The Clockwork Scarab introduces two awesome ladies with the last names of Stoker and Holmes who are so much cooler than their more famous relatives.

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Would You Like To Know More? Fly Like a Dragon

Fly Like a Dragon

Mandy C. would be totally on board having a dragon as a companion, but wouldn't really appreciate the kidnapping or torture that might come as a result.

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Would You Like To Know More? Why You Should Watch: Orphan Black
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Would You Like To Know More? Katniss Who?

Katniss Who?

A review of Veronica Roth's Insurgent, the sequel to Divergent, in which Beatrice makes Katniss look like a pansy.

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Would You Like To Know More? Oooh, Oooooh, Witchy Woman, See How High She Flies
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Would You Like To Know More? We Didn’t Start the Fire
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Would You Like To Know More? But For The Grace Of God
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Would You Like To Know More? CATCHING FIRE With Fire
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Would You Like To Know More? I’m the Girl on Fire (For This Book)
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Would You Like To Know More? THE DUST OF 100 DOGS