Latest reviews in Fantasy Books »

Chuffing along!

Advantages: A chuffing good, entertaining read.
Disadvantages: Nothing, but it will not appeal to some.

Raising steam is the 40th Discworld novel. The promotional material says this: "To the consternation of the patrician, Lord Vetinari, a new invention has arrived in Ankh-Morpork - a great clanging monster of a machine that harnesses the power of all ...

Coloneljohn 23.11.2013 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: exceptional
Review of Raising Steam - Terry Pratchett

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...

Not The Best of Pratchett

Advantages: Brings back some old favourites, has a powerful message
Disadvantages: Not Pratchett's best work, too many main characters spoils it a bit

Raising Steam Published in 2013, Raising Steam is the latest novel in Terry Pratchett's famous and long-running Discworld series. With the publication of this book Pratchett is now up to 40 Discworld books, and that leaves out all the young adult books a ...

MentalSarcasm 16.03.2014 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Raising Steam - Terry Pratchett

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...

Diamond review  A Journey - Not A Destination....

Advantages: Fast paced, intelligent, twists and turns and revelations like you wouldn't believe...
Disadvantages: None, actually. Not even that it;s the last book. Nothing. It was perfect!

Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows Not a Destination, but a Journey… The End of an Era. For some time now I have had the date of the 21st July circled in my diary. Not another midwife appointment, or a reminder to myself of how many weeks to go ...

phoenixgreen 23.07.2007 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - J.K. Rowling

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...

A Magical Journey from Platform 9 3/4

Advantages: Everything!
Disadvantages: You may just become addicted!

Harry Potter Deathly Hallows The hype of the messy black haired boy masked with unfashionable rounded glasses and cursed with a lightning shaped scar has long since hit the hearts and minds of not only those young enough to love the fun adventures of ...

elfbwillow 14.09.2007 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - J.K. Rowling

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...

THE DREAM IS OVER...BUT WHAT A DREAM IT WAS

Advantages: A thumping final chapter in the greatest story of our time
Disadvantages: Like the death of a close friend, there is no more

...be sitting down to write a review of the final Harry Potter book. This is for two reasons. One, this is the first review I have written on Ciao for nearly a year and a half, meaning that most of the people who used to read my reviews ...

Gryffindor 07.08.2007 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - J.K. Rowling

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...