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Woodwalker: Creature Of Light book 1 by Emily B Martin (book review).

March 3, 2018 | By | Reply More
Woodwalker: Creature Of Light book 1 by Emily B Martin (book review).

We follow Mae, who is a Woodwalker, that is a ranger who patrols the woods to ensure the people are looked after. After having a few run-ins with her king, Mae has been banished under threat of being hung from the nearest tree if she dares to enter the Silverwood. Unfortunately, she bumps into a […]

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The Diabolic (book 1) by S J Kincaid (book review).

March 3, 2018 | By | Reply More
The Diabolic (book 1) by S J Kincaid (book review).

‘Diabolic’ is book one in a three book series, but you could read it as a standalone book as that is what it was originally written as. Having finished this book, I feel that I could happily finish at this point but, given there are two more books, I would like to see what happens […]

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The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland In A Ship Of Her Own Making by Catherynne M. Valente (book review).

February 2, 2018 | By | Reply More
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland In A Ship Of Her Own Making by Catherynne M. Valente (book review).

This is the tale a girl called September who lives in Omaha who one day accepts an invitation from the Green Wind to go on an adventure to Fairyland. Of course, she accepts. Well why wouldn’t she and magic and mishap occur in equal measure. September discovers that Fairyland isn’t the happy place it once […]

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Clockwork Prince (The Infernal Devices book 2) by Cassandra Clare (book review).

February 2, 2018 | By | Reply More
Clockwork Prince (The Infernal Devices book 2) by Cassandra Clare (book review).

‘Clockwork Prince’ is book two in ‘The Infernal Devices’ trilogy by Cassandra Clare which is kind of prequel series to ‘The Mortal Instruments’. ‘The Infernal Devices’ is set in the Victorian era whereas ‘The Mortal Instruments’ in more modern day, so reading this series first will give you a lot of background. There is also […]

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Seriously Wicked (book one) by Tina Connolly (book review).

February 1, 2018 | By | Reply More
Seriously Wicked (book one) by Tina Connolly (book review).

Poor Camellia is living her worst life. Her witch adoptive mother is trying to teach her the magical arts while also attempting to take over the world using a hard to control demon that just happens to have taken over the new boy at school’s body. Camellia has absolutely no talent for magic and wants […]

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Warcross (book 1) by Marie Lu (book review).

February 1, 2018 | By | Reply More
Warcross (book 1) by Marie Lu (book review).

Warcross is an immersive computer game that millions of people around the globe log into every day. Emika Chen is a bounty hunter who hunts down those who break the law in Warcross. She finds them in the real world when the police don’t have the time to do it themselves. Emika Chen isn’t the […]

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The Graces (book 1) by Laure Eve (book review).

December 8, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Graces (book 1) by Laure Eve (book review).

‘The Graces’ can easily be read as a standalone book but is actually the first in a series. Book 2, ‘The Curses’, will be coming out in 2018. This is a YA paranormal thriller. This is the story of a group of siblings, The Graces, who look like they have everything as they move through […]

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Invictus by Ryan Graudin (book review)

November 29, 2017 | By | Reply More
Invictus by Ryan Graudin  (book review)

‘Invictus’ is a standalone SF book all about time travel by the author of the ‘Wolf By Wolf ‘duology by Ryan Graudin. This book follows the time travelling adventures of Farway McCarthy, a boy born out of time to a time travelling mother and a Roman centurion father, and his crew, including a red panda, […]

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The Assassin’s Blade: The Throne Of Glass novellas by Sarah J Maas (book review).

September 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Assassin’s Blade: The Throne Of Glass novellas by Sarah J Maas (book review).

This is a bind-up of five novellas which technically take place prior to the first book in the ‘Throne Of Glass’ series. I chose to read this book between reading ‘Heir Of Fire’ and ‘Queen Of Shadows’ as this was the suggested reading order. During these five novellas, we get to see how the young […]

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Down Among The Sticks And Bones (book 2) by Seanan McGuire (book review).

August 14, 2017 | By | Reply More
Down Among The Sticks And Bones (book 2) by Seanan McGuire (book review).

‘Down Among The Sticks And Bones’ is book two of a series of companion novellas by Seanan McGuire, each of which follows a different character from the first book, ‘Every Heart A Doorway’. This particular book follows Jacqueline and Jillian and their dark, horroresque adventures. Jacqueline and Jillian are the children that their parents always […]

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