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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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Fantastic Gaiman tells a tale of reminiscence and lost memories

Advantages: The Gaiman magic of fantasy and memory
Disadvantages: Too short; I wanted more!

...What makes an author tick? I've often wondered what's at the heart of Neil Gaiman's consciousness, and how he formulates his ideas to ensure a captivating piece of literature. I think that with 'Ocean at the End of the Lane' I get closer to that un ...

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Review of The Ocean at the End of the Lane - Neil Gaiman

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The Ocean and the End of the Lane - I was swept away

Advantages: Easy to get lost in
Disadvantages: It had to end!

The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman. A sweet, sad and a little scary fantasy tale. This book can be bought on Amazon for around £6. I got mine from my local library - support your libraries! The copy I have read is the hardback version (the ...

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Goodbye Sookie Stackhouse

Advantages: The return of Sookie, all my favourite characters, anticipation of the ending
Disadvantages: Lack of vampire and were characters, unnecessary returns of old characters, ending

...It's finally here: the last novel in Charlaine Harris's Sookie Stackhouse series, also known as True Blood. Dead Ever After is book number thirteen, and we finally learn whether Sookie gets her own happily ever after - and who with. The story so far is ...

eilidhcatriona 28.05.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Dead Ever After: A True Blood Novel - Charlaine Harris

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A disappointing conclusion to the series

Advantages: Quick and easy read. Page turner. Story is told in an interesting way. Good twists.
Disadvantages: Abrupt ending. Not as good as previous books in the series.

'I had a fleeting second of incredulity that there'd ever been a time I hadn't known the extent of the supernatural world. And here I sat in Lucky Bar-B-Q with two witches, two part-demons, a telepath, and a weretiger.' Plot Sookie Stackhouse star ...

RebeccaLovesBooks 01.09.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Dead Ever After: A True Blood Novel - Charlaine Harris

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