A LOCUS AWARD FINALIST!The mesmerizing adult debut from Leigh Bardugo, a tale of power, privilege, dark magic, and murder set among the Ivy League eliteGalaxy “Alex” Stern is the most unlikely member of Yale’s freshman class. Raised in the Los Angeles hinterlands by a hippie mom, Alex dropped out of
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jokers_wifebut_chea shared a tip "It really shows off her supernatural side 👌🏾. And I'm hoping there's going to be a sequel"
cvmalone shared a tip "Awesome read; I hear the Author is writing a sequel too!"
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shawna_monroe shared a tip "Buckle up! It takes a while to get through the world building, but once you do, it’s a fun, magical, thrilling ride."
chemicalchica shared a tip "Amazing description of Yale campus."
alli_t_7575 shared a tip "Good ghost story mystery but trigger warning it has rape, murder, drug addiction and abuse scenes"
kate_massey_7579 shared a tip "If We Were Villians and The Secret History are also Dark Acadamia"
lindsay_blackford shared a tip "Just finished- wasnt expecting a whole lot, but it was pretty entertaining"
thus_spoke_zarathus shared a tip "Love love love this book. This made me think way way way hard about the education system we have."
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selah_royer shared a tip "One of my favorite books rn. It's like a fantasy/mystery novel mashup"
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brian_strong_7504 shared a tip "Bardugos first foray into adult fantasy was solid. Liked the Yale setting."
kelli_teske shared a tip "Great read! Loved the setting and research that went into it."
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andrea_sweerus shared a tip "Really quick read. Innovative and creative."
john_asbill shared a tip "Really fun read. Mixture of magical realism and murder/mystery. I cant waut for the series to continue."
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cierra_ortiz shared a tip "Great to read around Halloween. Has a nice creepy and tense atmosphere!"
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autumn_hill_2420 shared a tip "I loved this book! It’s dark, creepy and intense. I couldn’t put it down and I’m dying for a second book."
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