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The Poison Song (The Winnowing Flame Trilogy book 3) by Jen Williams (book review).

September 7, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Poison Song (The Winnowing Flame Trilogy book 3) by Jen Williams (book review).

‘The Poison Song’ is book three in ‘The Winnowing Flame Trilogy’ by Jen Williams. This review will contain spoilers for books one and two, proceed with caution. After getting to the end of book two, ‘The Bitter Twins’, readers will know that our heroes have lost a few of their friends and more will be […]

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Gideon The Ninth (Locked Tomb Trilogy book 1) by Tamsyn Muir (book review).

August 18, 2020 | By | Reply More
Gideon The Ninth (Locked Tomb Trilogy book 1) by Tamsyn Muir (book review).

‘Gideon The Ninth’ is book one in the ‘Locked Tomb’ series by Tamsyn Muir which currently stands at two books, but we’re hoping for many more. OK, so you’ve probably all heard of this series of books but I’m going to try and explain the book quickly for those who are new. Gideon the Ninth […]

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Havenfall (Havenfall book 1) by Sara Holland (book review).

August 17, 2020 | By | Reply More
Havenfall (Havenfall book 1) by Sara Holland (book review).

‘Havenfall’ is book one in the ‘Havenfall’ series by Sara Holland. The reality of ‘Havenfall’ is an urban fantasy where magic does exist but not in our world, but people from magical realms can travel to our world bringing some of their magic with them. This, as you can imagine, is highly dangerous to those […]

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How Long ‘Til Black Future Month by NK Jemisin (book review).

August 16, 2020 | By | Reply More
How Long ‘Til Black Future Month by NK Jemisin (book review).

‘How Long ‘Til Black Future Month’ is a collection of 22 short stories written by NK Jemisin which show her ability to create magic in completely normal situations. There are stories here that would fit into the genre of epic fantasy, urban fantasy, magical realism and steampunk. In fact, anything that someone interested in the […]

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The Midnight Lie by Marie Rutkoski (book review).

May 6, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Midnight Lie by Marie Rutkoski (book review).

‘The Midnight Lie’ by Marie Rutkoski is the first in a duology set in the same world as her ‘Winners Trilogy’. Don’t worry, you don’t have to have read that trilogy to enjoy this book. Personally, I’ve not read the trilogy as yet and I found this book enjoyable. Nirrim lives in a world where […]

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Only Forward by Michael Marshall Smith (book review).

May 5, 2020 | By | Reply More
Only Forward by Michael Marshall Smith (book review).

OK, so this is the part of the review when I’m meant to write a brief synopsis of the novel. Which is normally pretty easy to do as most novels have an easy to describe plot, this one is not that easy. So Stark is a guy who is there to help when Something starts […]

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Aurora Rising (Aurora Cycle book 1) by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff (book review).

February 26, 2020 | By | Reply More
Aurora Rising (Aurora Cycle book 1) by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff (book review).

‘Aurora Rising’ is book one in the ‘Aurora Cycle’, written by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff. This is their second series of books after their hugely successful ‘Illuminae Files’. Tyler Jones is top of his class in Aurora Academy and he’s just waiting to be able to pick his dream team to set off into […]

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Casket Of Souls (The Night Runner series book 3) by Lynn Flewelling (book review).

February 26, 2020 | By | Reply More
Casket Of Souls (The Night Runner series book 3) by Lynn Flewelling (book review).

‘Casket Of Souls’ is book 6 in ‘The Night Runner’ series. I absolutely love this series so prepare for spoilers for the previous books and lots of gushing. You’ve been warned. If you’ve not read the previous books in this series, this plot summary and indeed the whole book will mean very little to you. […]

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Scythe (Arc Of A Scythe book one) by Neil Shusterman (book review).

January 16, 2020 | By | Reply More
Scythe (Arc Of A Scythe book one) by Neil Shusterman (book review).

Imagine, if you will, a world where death no longer exists in its natural form. You can no longer just get old or sick or get into an accident or commit suicide to die. In this world, in order to die you must be gleaned by a professional Scythe. These are a necessary evil in […]

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Empire Of Storms (Throne Of Glass book 5) by Sarah J Maas (book review).

January 15, 2020 | By | Reply More
Empire Of Storms (Throne Of Glass book 5) by Sarah J Maas (book review).

‘Empire Of Storms’ is book five in the ‘Throne Of Glass’ series by Sarah J Maas. As this is book five, there will be spoilers for the first four books in the synopsis and also the review. You have been warned! Aelin has fought hard to get to this point and she must fight harder […]

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