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REVIEW: Uprooted by Naomi Novik

REVIEW: Uprooted by Naomi Novik

This isn’t Naomi Novik’s first walk around the fantasy block. She’s best known for her series Temeraire, a fantasy/alternate history saga that spans eight novels, the first installation of which was nominated for a Hugo Award in 2007. Uprooted is [...]

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REVIEW: Love at Fourteen, Vol. 5

REVIEW: Love at Fourteen, Vol. 5

Kanata Tanaka and Kazuki Yoshikawa are very grown-up for middle schoolers. Between Kanata’s womanly grace and Kazuki’s sophisticated manliness, the rest of Class 2-B is awed – and a little intimidated – by their maturity, seriousness, and good grades. But Kanata [...]

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Film Review: The Witch

Film Review: The Witch

For the first time in ages, I left a movie theater not really sure what I just witnessed. This, I’ve decided, was not a good thing. This review contains spoilers, so turn back now if you haven’t seen the film and want [...]

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On Our List: March 2016

On Our List: March 2016

I've been looking forward to the release of The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD for months now, and once I actually started playing, this game hasn't disappointed. It's darker than I expected, but the plot is so interesting that [...]

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Book Club: FLEDGLING by Octavia Butler

Book Club: FLEDGLING by Octavia Butler

It's our annual Octavia Butler novel! This month, Girls in Capes is reading FLEDGLING: Fledgling, Octavia Butler’s last novel, is the story of an apparently young, amnesiac girl whose alarmingly un-human needs and abilities lead her to a startling conclusion: she is [...]

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