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Thief’s Magic (Millennium’s Rule book 1) by Trudi Canavan (book review).

November 25, 2015 | By | Reply More
Thief’s Magic (Millennium’s Rule book 1) by Trudi Canavan (book review).

‘Thief’s Magic’ is book one in a new probable trilogy by Trudi Canavan called the ‘Millennium’s Rule’. This book is tricky to explain as it’s really two books in one. First, we follow Tyen who is training to become a sorcerer archaeologist who finds magical objects to take back to his university for study. While […]

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Chicks Kick Butt edited by Rachel Caine and Kerrie L. Hughes (book review).

November 24, 2015 | By | Reply More
Chicks Kick Butt edited by Rachel Caine and Kerrie L. Hughes (book review).

This is a collection of 13 short stories written by authors such as Rachel Caine (who also edited the book), Rachel Vincent, Jeane C Stein, etc. As the title of the book, ‘Chicks Kick Butt’, suggests, these stories are all about women who kick butt, they take the lead in any adventure in front of […]

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Frost Burned (Mercy Thompson book 7) by Patricia Briggs (book review).

October 23, 2015 | By | Reply More
Frost Burned (Mercy Thompson book 7) by Patricia Briggs (book review).

‘Frost Burned’ is book seven in the ‘Mercy Thompson’ series, which is thankfully still going strong. That being said, there are bound to be spoilers in this review so I suggest not reading it until you’re fully caught up on the series. You can thank me later for prompting you to read this fantastic series. […]

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Throne Of Glass (book 1) by Sarah J Maas (book review).

September 24, 2015 | By | Reply More
Throne Of Glass (book 1) by Sarah J Maas (book review).

This is book one in the ‘Throne Of Glass’ series which currently stands at four full-sized books and one bind-up of short stories. Celaena Sardothien is the best assassin in her world but she made a mistake and was caught. She has spent the past year (an unprecedented length of time, most people die in […]

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The Immortal Rules (book 1 of 3) by Julie Kagawa (ebook review).

September 23, 2015 | By | Reply More
The Immortal Rules (book 1 of 3) by Julie Kagawa (ebook review).

This is book one in ‘The Immortal Rules’ trilogy, all of which have now been published so you can buy all three if you wish to marathon without fear of a cliff-hanger mid-series ending. Allison (Allie) Sekemoto lives in a world inhabited by vampires but not your sparkly kind. These vampires have taken over the […]

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I, Coriander by Sally Gardner (book review).

August 30, 2015 | By | Reply More
I, Coriander by Sally Gardner (book review).

This is the story of Coriander Hobie, born into a happy childhood in the 1650s in London. Unfortunately, her mother is a maker of herbal remedies and this is frowned upon during this period in time as it coincides with the rise to power of Oliver Cromwell and his puritan ideas. Unluckily for Coriander, her […]

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Witch Hunter (The Witch Hunter book 1) by Virginia Boecker (book review).

July 25, 2015 | By | Reply More
Witch Hunter (The Witch Hunter book 1) by Virginia Boecker (book review).

‘Witch Hunter’ is book one in a set of books currently to include two novels and two novellas by Virginia Boecker. Elizabeth Grey lives in a world not unlike ours in the 1500s but hers contains magic which is her job to stamp out as she is a witch hunter. You see, magic is the […]

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Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel (book review).

July 17, 2015 | By | Reply More
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel (book review).

What would happen if one day a devastating flu pandemic struck the human population of planet Earth? One day everyone is fine, going about their normal day, and then you get a slight cough. 24 hours later you and 99% of the human population are dead. What would happen to that 1% of humans left […]

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Wicked Charms (Lizzy And Diesel book 3) by Janet Evanovich & Phoef Sutton (book review).

July 16, 2015 | By | Reply More
Wicked Charms (Lizzy And Diesel book 3) by Janet Evanovich & Phoef Sutton (book review).

This is book three in the ‘Lizzy And Diesel’ series that will eventually contain seven books. The series currently contains ‘Wicked Appetite’ and ‘Wicked Business’ and, as with many series, I would suggest these are read in order. This time along with Janet Evanovich, we have a new co-author by the name of Phoef Sutton. […]

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River Marked (Mercy Thompson book 6) by Patricia Briggs (book review).

June 19, 2015 | By | Reply More
River Marked (Mercy Thompson book 6) by Patricia Briggs (book review).

‘River Marked’ is book 6 in the ‘Mercy Thompson’ series and  I would suggest you read in order as there are elements of world-building in each book that only make sense in order. As this is book 6 in the series, there are going to be spoilers in this review so please stop reading unless […]

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