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Mark Lawrence plays it safe with Prince of Fools

Advantages: Solid fantasy fiction with a believable world
Disadvantages: Too similar to what has come before

While I’d love to write a published book one day, I confess that I’m lazy after working all day and I find it far easier to rattle off a self published review on an evening rather than continue on the long straight and narrow with one of the two half comp ...

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Hail the Emperor of Fantasy Fiction, Mark Lawrence

Advantages: Perfect ending to the Thorns trilogy in every way
Disadvantages: None for me

...Mark Lawrence’s wonderful Broken Empire trilogy ends with Emperor of Thorns. The book is a lovely example of sci fi fantasy and they are rare books that will remain on my bookcase once read (I read so many books that 99% of the ones I buy pass into our wo ...

cr01 07.09.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Emperor of Thorns - Mark Lawrence

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The Lands Beyond: Impressive Debut Novel

Advantages: Well written, good story, appeals to a wide range of ages
Disadvantages: A bit too short, so rushed in places; some inconsistencies in a few details.

THE AUTHOR Marie Lange is the oldest daughter of some close friends. She lives in Cyprus, and has been home educated for most of her life. She was just fifteen when she wrote this book, as part of the ‘NaNoWriMo’ challenge in November 2012. She wrot ...

Kukana 29.08.2013 · Read full review
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A different sort of YA book as it's from a teen boy's perspective

Advantages: Different perspective, unique
Disadvantages: Characters can get annoying

Title: Sweet Blood of Mine (Overworld Chronicles #1) Author: John Corwin Genre: Young Adult Paranormal Romance Publisher: Raven House Publication Date: April 26th 2012 Goodreads Summary: From Mega Nerd to Super Stud. Justin Case and women do not mix. Man ...

laurahartleyy 11.02.2013 · Read full review
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Requiem: The Finale to Delirium

Advantages: The story line and characters were unique and interesting.
Disadvantages: The ending was a bit odd and left me with unanswered questions.

Requiem is the finale to the the Delirium series. It takes place in a world where love is illegal in the USA. There are still people who are in love though, and they all live in the Wilds like animals though they have their own techniques and what not. Th ...

sammyarnold08 09.03.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Requiem - Lauren Oliver

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