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Shadow Heir (Dark Swan series book 4) by Richelle Mead (book review).

February 24, 2013 | By | Reply More
Shadow Heir (Dark Swan series book 4) by Richelle Mead (book review).

Reaching the end of series, whether of three books or fifteen can provoke mixed responses. A well-written, nicely shaped set of novels about a group of characters can provide immense satisfaction as they come through the myriad of obstacles put in their way. The reader can hope the rest of their lives runs more smoothly, […]

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A Down To Earth Guide To The Cosmos by Mark Thompson (book review).

February 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
A Down To Earth Guide To The Cosmos by Mark Thompson	(book review).

Mark Thompson’s book ‘A Down To Earth Guide To The Cosmos’ is a practical guide to astronomy. Hardly surprising as this is what he does on TV. What comes out of this book is also a measure of science and history, so you get far more than just looking up in the skies. Interspersed between […]

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Dodger by Terry Pratchett (book review).

February 1, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Dodger by Terry Pratchett (book review).

Taken from the cover: ‘Dodger is a tosher – a sewer scavenger living in the squalor of Dickensian London. He used to know his future; it involved a lot of brick-lined tunnels and plenty of filth. But when he rescues a young girl from a beating, things start to get really messy.’ The book’s dedication […]

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The Geek Manifesto: Why Science Matters by Mark Henderson (book review).

December 17, 2012 | By | Reply More
The Geek Manifesto: Why Science Matters by Mark Henderson (book review).

With our move at SFC to looking more geeky than we already were, spotting a book called ‘The Geek Manifesto’ made me determined to take a look and the nice people at Bantam Press were happy to supply a book that was released earlier in 2012. As the sub-title ‘Why Science Matters’ places it ever […]

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