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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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Review of Prince of Fools - Mark Lawrence

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Not the Heavenly storyline to be expected

Advantages: excellent world
Disadvantages: bad ending

The city of heavenly fire is the final installment in the Mortal Instruments saga and whilst the basis of the book is story as Clare always seems to manage due to creating a new world like never before, the story line it could be stated is not up to par. ...

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Review of City Of Heavenly Fire - Cassandra Clare

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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 ...

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Review of Emperor of Thorns - Mark Lawrence

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The Philosophers Stone

Advantages: Written by J K Rowling - she knows how to tell a story
Disadvantages: Why did it take me so long to get around to reading it?

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Why read this one?... What tempted me to read this book? Until recently I had not considered reading this book, I had seen all of the movies because my daughter had insisted that they were so good I had ...

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Review of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone - J.K. Rowling

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Harry and his First Year...

Advantages: Exitment. Well Written.Enjoyable...
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-------------------------------------------------- ---------- Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone -------------------------------------------- --------------- It was the christmas of 1997 and everyone was in a exited and anticipated mood to open ...

Jordan2493 16.10.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone - J.K. Rowling

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