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Solomon's Ring - Daughters of Light

Mary Jennifer Payne

Publisher: Dundurn

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Summary

Not your average dystopia: author used reputable climate-change studies to predict what life on Earth will be like in just fifteen years if more preventative efforts are not made
Combines a realistic setting with a meticulously developed fantasy world with its own rules: The-Place-In-Between, where demons come from
Author's previous YA book, Since You've Been Gone was a gritty, dark YA novel that was praised in Booklist, Quill & Quire, and Canadian Materials
Book 2 ramps up the action and urgency leading into the third and final instalment
Protagonists are young women of colour
Beaconsfield, the school for Seers, brings the grit of The Hunger Games to the magical school setting of Hogwarts

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