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★★★★★ I LOVED IT!!!
★★★★☆ I loved it!
★★★☆☆ It was okay.
★★☆☆☆ I didn’t like it.
★☆☆☆☆ I really didn’t like it.

5 stars

★★★★★ An Arrow’s Flight by Mark Merlis
★★★★★ Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys
★★★★★ Blue Lily, Lily Blue by Maggie Stiefvater (The Raven Cycle #3)
★★★★★ Bone Gap by Laura Ruby
★★★★★ The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
★★★★★ The Brief and Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
★★★★★ Burial Rites by Hannah Kent
★★★★★ City of Thieves by David Benioff
★★★★★ Cress by Marissa Meyer (The Lunar Chronicles #3)
★★★★★ Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo (Six of Crows Duology #2)
★★★★★ The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater (The Raven Cycle #2)
★★★★★ I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
★★★★★ Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta
★★★★★ A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara
★★★★★ Magnus Chase and the Hammer of Thor by Rick Riordan (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard #2)
★★★★★ Magnus Chase and the Sword of Summer by Rick Riordan (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard #1)
★★★★★ The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
★★★★★ The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater (The Raven Cycle #1)
★★★★★ Scarlet by Marissa Meyer (The Lunar Chronicles #2)
★★★★★ The Secret History by Donna Tartt
★★★★★ Simon vs. the Homos Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli
★★★★★ Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo (Six of Crows Duology #1)
★★★★★ Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
★★★★★ Winter by Marissa Meyer (The Lunar Chronicles #4)

4 1/2 stars

★★★★ 1/2 The Bells by Richard Harvell
★★★★ 1/2 Heartless by Marissa Meyer
★★★★ 1/2 Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo (The Grisha Trilogy #3)
★★★★ 1/2 A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir (An Ember in the Ashes #2)

4 Stars

★★★★☆ The Absolutely  True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
★★★★☆ Cinder by Marissa Meyer (The Lunar Chronicles #1)
★★★★☆ A Conjuring of Light by V.E. Schwab (Shades of Magic #1)
★★★★☆ A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab (Shades of Magic #1)
★★★★☆ Dracula by Bram Stoker
★★★★☆ An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir (An Ember in the Ashes #1)
★★★★☆ The Foxhole Court by Nora Sakavic (All for the Game #1)
★★★★☆ A Gathering of Shadows by V.E. Schwab (Shades of Magic #2)
★★★★☆ The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee
★★★★☆ His Bloody Project by Graeme Macrae Burnet
★★★★☆ The Inexplicable Logic of My Life by Benjamin Alire Sáenz
★★★★☆ The King’s Men by Nora Sakavic  (All for the Game #3)
★★★★☆ A List of Cages by Robin Roe
★★★★☆ Names on a Map by Benjamin Alire Sáenz
★★★★☆ The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
★★★★☆ Paris by Edward Rutherfurd
★★★★☆ The Raven King by Nora Sakavic (All for the Game #2)
★★★★☆ The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater (The Raven Cycle #4)
★★★★☆ The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness
★★★★☆ Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys
★★★★☆ Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo (The Grisha Trilogy #1)
★★★★☆ Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo (The Grisha Trilogy #2)
★★★★☆ Silence by Shūsaku Endō
★★★★☆ Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor (Strange the Dreamer #1)
★★★★☆ The Wonder by Emma Donoghue

3 1/2 stars

★★★ 1/2 Carry On by Rainbow Rowell
★★★ 1/2 Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia
★★★ 1/2 The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
★★★ 1/2 Prince of Shadows by Rachel Caine
★★★ 1/2 Saving Hamlet by Molly Booth

3 stars

★★★☆☆ The Accidental Empress by Allison Pataki
★★★☆☆ Beneath Wandering Stars by Ashlee Cowles
★★★☆☆ The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black
★★★☆☆ Feel Me Fall by James Morris
★★★☆☆ The Gilded Years by Karin Tanabe
★★★☆☆ Kids of Appetite by David Arnold
★★★☆☆ Know Not Why by Hannah Johnson
★★★☆☆ When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon

2 1/2 stars

★★ 1/2 Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas (Throne of Glass #2)

2 stars

★★☆☆☆ Front Lines by Michael Grant (Front Lines #1)
★★☆☆☆ Passenger by Alexandra Bracken (Passenger #1)
★★☆☆☆ Proxy by Alex London (Proxy #1)
★★☆☆☆ Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater (Wolves of Mercy Falls #1)
★★☆☆☆ Timekeeper by Tara Sim (Timekeeper #1)

1 1/2 stars

★1/2 ☆☆☆ The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon (The Bone Season #1)
★1/2 ☆☆☆ Pale Highway by Nicholas Conley
★1/2☆☆☆ Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas (Throne of Glass #1)

1 star

★☆☆☆☆ Kasper Mützenmacher’s Cursed Hat by Keith Fentonmiller