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Mini-review: Unstrung (Unwind #1.5) (Neil Shusterman)

Product Details:
Reading level: upper MG, YA
Pages: 60
Publisher: July 24th 2012 by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9781442472778
Source: my own Kindle copy

Do not read this if you have not read Unwind. Major spoiler alert!

How did Lev Calder move from an unwillingly escaped Tithe to a clapper?

In this new ebook original short story, author Neal Shusterman opens a window on Lev's adventures between the time he left CyFi and when he showed up at the Graveyard.

Lev's experiences on a Hi-Rez, an extraordinarily wealthy Native American Reservation introduce him to a teen with remarkable musical talent... and whose gifts are destined to end up in the hands of another. And it is this teen's heart-breaking story that inspired Lev to choose the clapper's path.

Pulling elements from Neal Shusterman's critically acclaimed
Unwind and giving hints about what is to come in the long-awaited sequel, UnWholly, this short story …

Pinterest + Images = Book Cover Love (Unicorns)

I think I have a theme going here...

I seem to be sticking with fantasy elements at the moment. Why stop a good thing, eh? This week I found some amazing pictures of unicorns on Pinterest. (Yes, unicorns. Which proves you can find anything on Pinterest.) While these aren't fluffy unicorns, I think they would make awesome book covers if there were any books about unicorns. (I think this is an under-represented genre, personally.)

Next Week: Castles