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Jack of Kinrowan: Jack the Giant-Killer and Drink Down the Moon
Charles de Lint
Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries
Neil deGrasse Tyson
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
L. Frank Baum
The Name of the Wind (Kingkiller Chronicle, #1)
Patrick Rothfuss
The Sweet Scent of Blood
Suzanne McLeod
Shadow's Edge
Brent Weeks
Darkwood
M.E. Breen, Molly Breen
The Poison Eaters and Other Stories
Holly Black
This Side of the Grave
Jeaniene Frost
Zoo City
Lauren Beukes
The Grimm Legacy - Polly Shulman This was a very enjoyable read. The idea of a lending library for magical, fairy tale items was great. I enjoyed the characters and the pace was good. Usual YA fare with the kids trying to do everything themselves without involving adults, but that is part of the fun - seeing how they work together and learn from the experience. POTENTIAL SPOILER: I would have liked to see some resolution to Elizabeth's family issues, but perhaps that is for another book. There is a lot of material for more, so I'm hoping for at least a sequel. I will be looking for more from Shulman. Great for YA readers who like fairy tales, magic, action and some light romance.