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The Gathering Dark - Book Review

Advantages: great read
Disadvantages: none

...A story set in a world inspired by the architecture and culture of tsarist Russia, A Gathering Dark was utterly fantastical! The characters were amazing, the plot twists had me gasping and the entire setting was simply magical – if Ravka was a real place, ...

dragon747 28.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Gathering Dark - Leigh Bardugo

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Chime - Book Review

Advantages: great read
Disadvantages: strange prose

Chime is a unique read with a fairytale like quality that will leave your mind reeling – in a good way :) With a fresh voice, and interesting plotline, it’s safe to say that I enjoyed this book immensely! Seventeen year old Briony Larkin has a deadly sec ...

dragon747 05.11.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Chime - Franny Billingsley

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A Reckless Magick

Advantages: An historical fantasy and great read for girls!
Disadvantages: none

This series has been a total blast! Each book has been brilliant and this final volume was no exception. Although I’m secretly hoping that the story may one day continue – for now though I can honestly say that I have loved every minute of Kat’s journey. ...

dragon747 05.09.2013 · Read full review
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Review of A Reckless Magick - Stephanie Burgis

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Hide and seek with jungle animals... and a dragon!

Advantages: Fun and colourful illustrations, Good story, Rhyming text
Disadvantages: None for us

A Dragon On The Doorstep is a childrens book that is written by Stella Blackstone and illustrated by Debbie Harter. My daughter has had this book since she was about 2 years old. I remember she didn't enjoy me reading it to her for the first couple of mon ...

karalouk 21.09.2013 · Read full review
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Review of A Dragon On The Doorstep - Stella Blackstone

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The First Snow

Advantages: Cute story, nice illustrations
Disadvantages: None

...lot of the books we have in our house are about animals in the snow, not sure why but we seem to collect a lot of them and this book, entitled The First Snow is another one in our collection. The first snow features a cute little deer as ...

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Review of The First Snow - M Christina Butler

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