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MAGISTERIUM

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

What could have been an interesting exploration of the conflict between science and magic instead devolves into a choice based simply on who has the bigger bombs.Sixteen-year-old Glenn is a genius computer engineer torn between the desire to travel into deep space and the need to care for her increasingly unstable father. Perhaps it's this tantalizing beginning that creates such disjunction once ... Read full review

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User Review  - glitzandshadows - LibraryThing

This had a lot of things that, conceptually, were really cool. Unfortunately, the pacing was painfully slow and there wasn't enough actual worldbuilding done to ever make this interesting (or even ... Read full review

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User Review  - kmjanek - LibraryThing

Recommended When we first meet Glenn, she is at home on her tablet and spends her time at school and looking out for her dad. Her best friend is Kevin, but their relationship has just turned weird ... Read full review

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User Review  - BookishThings - LibraryThing

Back in September, I went to Austin Teen Book Festival. Jeff Hirsch was the moderator for a panel. He spoke a little about his book, and I thought it sounded interesting. But I mostly purchased this ... Read full review

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User Review  - mountie9 - LibraryThing

Mini Book Review: A truly unique and unusual story that is perfect for the reluctant reader. This was an extremely fast paced story with plenty of twists and turns that I didn't see coming. I won't ... Read full review

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User Review  - morandia - LibraryThing

I really enjoyed the Eleventh Plague, so I had high hopes for this book. Unfortunately it didn't even come close to my hopes. It seemed muddled, confused,and just not that well written.i hate to criticize a book, but honestly, pass this book by and find a better read. Read full review

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User Review  - lmm161 - LibraryThing

I wanted to like this book. Theory behind it is great, the book itself is not. The theory, that a world split by a rift that separates science and magic into unique lands, could have been an AMAZING ... Read full review

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User Review  - JRlibrary - LibraryThing

Just couldn't get into it once they crossed the Rift and her cat became her helper. Honestly this was one weird book. I loved A Reader of Fictions review and couldn't agree more with what is written. Skip all the reviews and just read that one. Read full review

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User Review  - ayla.stein - LibraryThing

I hope there's a sequel in the works! Read full review

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User Review  - SparklePonies - LibraryThing

different. hard to describe. Read full review

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