{Book Review} The Lorien Legacies

{Book Review}

The Lorien Legacies &
The Lorien Legacies: The Legacies

By Pittacus Lore

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Today’s book review is a lengthy one. Today, I’m reviewing a series of 7 books (The Lorien Legacies) and the 15 accompanying novellas (The Lorien Legacies: The Legacies). These two series are young adult books in the science fiction genre.

picture of the spines of the 7 books in the Lorien Legacies series by Pittacus Lore

The two series are centered around a group of teenagers  who, as children, escaped from the planet Lorien while the planet was under attack by the Mogadorian people, those of the planet Mogadore. Ultimately, Lorien was lost to the Mogadorians and every living thing on the planet was annihilated. The survival of the Loric race became dependent on those escapees, their guardians, and a charm placed upon them for protection. That charm assigned each child a number – the nine children would be protected from those trying to harm them until their number is up. Literally. 

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Honey Walnut Cookies

Soft, sweet, and studded with crunchy walnuts, these sugar-coated Honey Walnut Cookies will be a delightful surprise to any holiday cookie tray. 

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view from above, honey walnut cookies on a white dish, set on top of a green and gold cloth

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Slice n’ Bake Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Cookies

These Slice n’ Bake Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Cookies are like a fancy peanut butter cup! A peanut butter cookie is topped with a smear of peanut butter and then the whole thing is dunked in chocolate. Talk about an indulgent treat! 

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Side View: a chocolate peanut butter cookie with a bite taken out of it in the foreground, left, with a plate of cookies in the background, right.

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