Title: Once Upon a River
Author: Diane Setterfield
Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
Publication Date: 17 Jan 2019
Summary: On a dark midwinter’s night in an ancient inn on the Thames, the regulars are entertaining themselves by telling stories when the door bursts open and in steps an injured stranger. In his arms is the drowned corpse of a child. Hours later, the dead girl stirs, takes and breath and returns to life. Is it a miracle? Is it magic? And who does the little girl belong to?
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Title: A Pinch of Magic
Author: Michelle Harrison
Publisher: Simon and Schuster UK Children’s
Summary: On the isle of Crowstone, set upon eerie marshes with a prison as its closet neighbour, the Widdershins sisters: Betty, Fliss and Charlie, set out to break a deadly curse which has haunted their family for generations. But the curse isn’t the only thing about the Widdershins. Each of them posses a magical object that’s been passed down the family. A scruffy carpet bag, a set of wooden nesting dolls and a gilt-framed mirror… none of them is what they seem. Will they be enough to break the curse? Or will the sisters have better luck with mysterious prisoner who claims he can help them – for a price?
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Title: The Little Paris Patisserie
Author: Julie Caplin
Summary: As the youngest of four, Nina Hadley has always had her big brothers telling her what to do. So, when she’s given the chance to move to Paris and help run a patisserie course, she can’t say au revoir quick enough! There’s just one problem: high-flying chef Sebastian Finlay is the owner of the patisserie. He’s also her brother Nick’s best friend – and the man she has secretly been in love with since forever.
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Title: The Mystery of Three Quarters
Author: Sophie Hannah
Publisher: Harper Collins
Publication Date: 23 August 2018
Summary: The world’s most beloved detective, Hercule Poirot – the legendary star of Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express and most recently The Monogram Murders and Closed Casket-returns in a stylish, diabolically clever mystery set in 1930’s London.
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Author: Marie Lu
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Publication Date: 14 September 2017
Summary: For the millions who log in every day, Warcross isn’t just a game – it’s a way of life. Struggling to make ends meet, teenage hacker Emika Chen works as a bounty hunter, tracking down players who bet on the game illegally. Needing to make some quick cash, Emika takes a risk and hacks into the opening game of the international Warcross Championships – only to accidentally glitch herself into the action and become an overnight sensation.
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Halo, kali ini aku, Hatter, akan membawakan ini dalam bahasa Indonesia. Tentu saja, kau pikir aku tak bisa Bahasa Indonesia? Aku saja bisa bicara bahasa kucing dengan Cheshire, masa bahasa manusia aku tak bisa? Nah, mari kita memulai tentang kisah kali ini, tapi berhubung aku juga digantung oleh bukunya, aku juga akan menggantungkan kalian. Selamat membaca!
Judul: Little Fires Everywhere
Author: Celeste Ng
Publisher: Penerbit Spring (Instagram)
Summary: Semua orang di Shaker Heights membicarakannya musim panas itu: bagaimana Isabelle, anak bungsu keluarga Richardson, akhirnya menjadi gila dan membakar habis rumah mereka.
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Welcome! I hope you still enjoy wondering around this place! I do have to apologize as certain things coming that I have been rarely here. But, I will always try to be spending as much time as I could at here. I hope you would be patient enough and curious enough to stay here!
Now, this time. I have the honor to review the book that made me curious if Mermaid was real. I mean, in Neverland, it probably does, but in Wonderland, I really hope to see one some day.
Title: The Girl Who Thought Her Mother was a Mermaid
Author: Tania Unsworth
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Summary: Even though she’s terrified of the sea, a girl who believes her mum might have been a mermaid runs away to the ocean to solve the mystery of who she really is.
(Some of the plots are not mentioned much because I lost my iPad so I could not put much details here).
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Title: The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle
Author: Stuart Turton
Publisher: Raven Books
Characters: Other than Evelyn Hardcastle here, let’s just make the others as a secret for a while, don’t you think so?
Summary: At a gala party thrown by her parents, Evelyn Hardcastle will be killed–again. She’s been murdered hundreds of times.
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