Magical Mondays: Magic, Mutations, and Red Queen

One of the nice things about working at a bookstore is that I come into contact with lots of books that I might otherwise not have heard about. (Nice for me, that is; not so much for my wallet.) The new YA fantasy novel Red Queen has jumped onto our teen bestseller list, and while I was much surprised (and pleased) to discover that it was an original story and not yet another tired Alice In Wonderland retread, something about the premise left a little to be desired.

redqueenSpoilers for the novel below the jump.

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