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SHATTER ME – TAHEREH MAFI

Juliette hasn’t touched anyone in exactly 264 days.
The last time she did, it was an accident, but The Reestablishment locked her up for murder. No one knows why Juliette’s touch is fatal. No one cares. The world is too busy crumbling to pay attention.
But The Reestablishment has changed its mind. Maybe Juliette is more than a tortured soul in a poisonous body. Maybe she’s exactly what they need.
Juliette has to make a choice: Be a weapon. Or be a warrior.

Spoiler Warning! This review may contain a few spoilers.  
After a massive number of setbacks with study and work, I finally got on to reading this book and, I have to say, I am glad I did. I, rather surprisingly, loved this book. Shatter Me is one of those light, simple reads that you can’t help but enjoy, no matter how predictable and cliché it may be.

While being a little slow at the beginning, the story picks up quite a bit after you push past the first few chapters and I actually found myself getting really into the story. …

THE RAZVAK HUNTER (RAZVAK SERIES #1) - AREL B. GRANT

Before… Aelwyd has worked hard to become strong. As the Fairest One of Vallenthar, her power is formidable. Years of battle honed her into a fearsome warrior who never falters. However, there are shadows that when they come, they can swallow you whole.
Now... Dalbran knows nothing of friends, joy, or mischief. Days are filled with pain and exhaustion, but nighttime used to be his own. Even that is now lost, for something lurks in the shadows of sleep, clawing at him the moment his eyes close.

This book was definitely not what I was expecting, it kept me hanging and left me wanting more. Beautiful language, an intriguing world, realistic characterisation and a plot that just about begs a reader to put the pieces together – The Razvak Hunter really does have it all.

This novel is split into two perspectives, on one side there is Aelwyd and on the other, Dalbran.
The Rose of Vallenthar, a ruby that connected every living being on the earth, will chose only the most beautiful woman in t…