Avians by Timothy Gwyn

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Expected publication: August 1st 2017 by Five Rivers Publishing

Read Date: July 27th 2017

Star: 4/5

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Avians is science-fiction with amazing world-building.

Blurb (in my words)-

Avians are Glider pilots who help in trade between mountains. They don’t ask about past. They recruit thieves, orphans, and runaways, any girl with small body.

Raisa, 14-yr-old, is a princess of Wing Dynasty- a powerful silk merchant family. Defiant by nature, she doesn’t want to marry at early age and hates to be used like asset. Avians are the only option to run away from unwanted marriage.

Mel, servant of Wing family, is blamed for Raisa’s run away is hurt by treatment also joins Avians with other two new recruit.

These four new recruits are named ‘Blackbirds squad’. Difficult training and flying and internal dispute of Mel and Raisa makes this squad weak. One accident after their training scatter this squad.

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Diary of Anna the Girl Witch 3: Fighting Witch by Vic Connor

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Published: February 25th 2017 by Helvetic House

Read Date: July 24th 2017

Stars: 5/5

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Fighting Witch is third and last book in the series ‘Diary of Anna the Girl Witch’.

Blurb (in my words)-

Just after her adventure in Siberia, Anna set to another adventure of finding her father’s heart based on her deceased mother’s clue. With a piece of puzzles, she travels from Siberia to Geneva to Canada and to arctic region of North America. (Pheeewww! she travels a lot in this book) In this adventure she meet some great to terrific magical being some helps in her journey while some makes it onerous. And through out this adventure her best friend Lauraleigh accompanies her.

And then there is ever growing darkness inside her that she had to battle over. What she will learn in this journey? At the end of all, will she able find her father’s heart and how?

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Book Promo: Kitty Hawk and the Curse of the Yukon Gold (Kitty Hawk Flying Detective Agency #1)by Iain Reading

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KH New CoverPublished: November 30th 2012 by Amazon Digital Services

Genre: Mystery, Adventure, YA

Blurb:

Kitty Hawk and the Curse of the Yukon Gold is the thrilling first installment in a new young adult series of adventure mystery stories by Iain Reading. This first book of the Kitty Hawk Flying Detective Agency Series introduces Kitty Hawk, an intrepid teenage pilot with her own De Havilland Beaver seaplane and a nose for mystery and intrigue. A cross between Amelia Earhart, Nancy Drew and Pippi Longstocking, Kitty is a quirky young heroine with boundless curiosity and a knack for getting herself into all kinds of precarious situations.

After leaving her home in the western Canadian fishing village of Tofino to spend the summer in Alaska studying humpback whales, Kitty finds herself caught up in an unforgettable adventure involving stolen gold, devious criminals, ghostly shipwrecks, and bone-chilling curses. Kitty’s adventure begins with the lingering mystery of a sunken ship called the Clara Nevada. As the plot continues to unfold, this spirited story will have readers anxiously following every twist and turn as they are swept along through the history of the Klondike Gold Rush to a suspenseful final climatic chase across the rugged terrain of Canada’s Yukon.

Kitty Hawk and the Curse of the Yukon Gold is a perfect book to fire the imagination of readers of all ages. Filled with fascinating and highly Google-able locations and history this book will inspire anyone to learn and experience more for themselves.

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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: Book 1 (The Wizard of Oz Collection)

 

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Published: Jan 12th 2016 by Sweet Cherry Publishing

Read Date: June 21st 2017

Stars: 3.5/5

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Blurb (in my words):

Dorothy sweet little girl adopted by farmer couple is living in the Kansas prairie. One day a strong cyclone whisked her away from her family to an unknown strange Land of Oz. There she finds out from the a good witch about great wizard Oz, who is living in the City of Emerald and is the only one who can help her to find a way to her home Kansas. So, here starts the long journey of little Dorothy.

On the way to Emerald City, she meets scarecrow, a tin woodman and a lion. This little group with the purpose set out to meet great and terrible Oz.

Can Dorothy go back to Kansas? Will Oz’s magic help her to send her back to Kansas?

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Wandering Witch (Diary of Anna the Girl Witch #2) by Vic Connor

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Published: January 9th 2016 by Helvetic House

Read date: June 18th 2017

Stars: 5/5

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This is total coincidence that I’m reviewing this book on father’s day. 🙂 The book in which Anna is going on adventure to save her father.

Wandering Witch is second book of the series ‘Diary of Anna the Girl Witch’.

Blurb (in my words):

Just after the few weeks of saving children of orphanage, while she was enjoying her vacation in Tuscany, Anna receives a letter from her uncle Misha saying that her father is in danger, only she can save him and for that she needs to return Siberia, her birthplace. Never met or known anything about her father before, family love she craved for all her life, leads her back to Siberia. And this time Lauraleigh, her best friend accompanies Anna on this adventure.

On arriving back to his uncles’ little cabin, she discovers that her father is captured by her evil granny, and come to know more about her father and her tragic family.

Will she able to save her father? How far Anna will go to save her loved ones? Will she let darkness take over her she was afraid of all this time?

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