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The Jewel (Amy Ewing)

Plot: ★★★ Characters: ★★★ Readability: ★★ (let down dramatically by the romance)   Violet Lasting is a surrogate.  She was taken from her family after testing showed that she possessed the genetic mutation the royalty are so desperately hunting for.  She and the other surrogates were trained in the Auguries and then sold at auction… Read More The Jewel (Amy Ewing)

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Review: Parasite (Mira Grant)

Plot: ★★★★★ Characters: ★★★★ Readability: ★★★★★ After a car accident that leaves her legally brain-dead, Sally Mitchell becomes the first person ever to be saved by a SymboGen implant. The SymboGen implant (known as the Intestinal Bodyguard) is a modified tapeworm which pulls toxins from the bloodstream, fights off infections and generally keeps everyone healthy… Read More Review: Parasite (Mira Grant)