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BOOK REVIEW: Vicious by V.E. Schwab

Attempting a new take on superheroes was never going to be an easy premise for a novel. At the moment popular culture seems bogged down with characters with extraordinary abilities… and I don’t just mean my child’s seemingly extraordinary ability to sing the Spider-Man theme tune for about 10 hours a day when the only bit of the song he knows is the word “Spider-Man”. A fresh take is exactly what V.E. Schwab is attempting with Vicious and to a large extent she is successful.

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