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Chain of Gold by Cassandra Clare

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Remember that time when you said you would never read another Shadowhunters book? And then you did. I feel you, I am guilty myself. 

To be honest, I didn’t even know that Cassandra Clare had written yet another book in her never-ending Shadowhunters universe. I stopped following what she had been writing a long time ago. In the last couple of weeks my bookstagram was flooded by people unpacking their Chain of Gold books. My first thought? Not again. Did I read the blurb for the first book in The Last Hours series? You can bet on it. Did I leave everything else to read a story about Will and Tessa’s kids? I will repeat, Will and Tessa’s kids. Duh.

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What to read during social isolation?

Half-empty streets, closed borders, people preparing as if the world will end tomorrow… The virus that spreads faster then it could be detected and contained… Yeah, it sounds like a great book plot, but sadly it has become a reality.

Governments all over the world are advising people to practice social isolation if they are not quarantined already. Gloomy weeks ahead of us, people. 

So I  was thinking… Instead of reading the news all day long and losing your patience because one tiny orange man who thinks he knows the best and there is no need for him to get tested and if you are even more annoyed after reading that article about underage girls attending his yacht parties during Look of the Year competitions in the nineties… Here is the list of dystopian books we believe is better to lose yourself into. 

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