Requesting Review Copies

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I’m often asked how I get review copies or as most of us know them, ARCs. To get review copies physical ones or digital is quite difficult for international readers. As an international reader myself  I’ve been lucky enough to be sent review copies and in today’s post I’ll be sharing as many tips and techniques that I use. I hope this somehow helps you all.

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ARC Review: The Gilded Wolves (The Gilded Wolves, #1) by Roshani Chokshi

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The Gilded Wolves

Author: Roshani Chokshi // Published: January 15, 2019

★★★★★

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No one believes in them. But soon no one will forget them.

It’s 1889. The city is on the cusp of industry and power, and the Exposition Universelle has breathed new life into the streets and dredged up ancient secrets. Here, no one keeps tabs on dark truths better than treasure-hunter and wealthy hotelier Séverin Montagnet-Alarie. When the elite, ever-powerful Order of Babel coerces him to help them on a mission, Séverin is offered a treasure that he never imagined: his true inheritance.

To hunt down the ancient artifact the Order seeks, Séverin calls upon a band of unlikely experts: An engineer with a debt to pay. A historian banished from his home. A dancer with a sinister past. And a brother in arms if not blood.

Together, they will join Séverin as he explores the dark, glittering heart of Paris. What they find might change the course of history–but only if they can stay alive.

 

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Waiting On Wednesday: Chain of Gold by Cassandra Clare

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Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly meme that’s hosted over at Breaking the Spine. The idea is to share books that are soon to be releasing and that you’re excited about!

Each Wednesday I’ll be sharing with you the books that I can’t wait to release!

This week I chose CHAIN OF GOLD by Cassandra Clare. Everyone is probably aware that I’ll read anything that Cassie writes, and you can’t imagine how excited I was to hear about this trilogy.

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Books with Arab or Muslim characters

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It means a lot to me to be represented in books whether as a Muslim or an Arab.

I did some research and found some YA books that have either Muslim or Arab/Middle Eastern characters (Not necessarily both). My goal for this year is to read as many of these books as possible. I’ve noticed that I’ve read close to nothing, but hopefully I’ll be changing that soon.

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Author Interview: Sarah Henning

I present to you all my interview with *drum roll* Sarah Henning!

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So excited for all of you to read this fun little interview. Sea Witch was one of my most anticipated this year, and I absoutely loved it! Sarah Henning wrote such an amazing retelling, and if you’re a fan of mermaids, witches and amazing villains then you have to get your hands on her book!

 

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