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Still Dead

Advantages: Good to read updates on characters, lovely hardback book
Disadvantages: Short, does not redeem Harris for rushed ending of series, no feeling of closure, still disappoint

Earlier this year I read and reviewed the final novel in Charlaine Harris's popular Sookie Stackhouse series, Dead Ever After.I concluded that I was unhappy with the rushed and forced feel to the ending, although I had suspected that was where she was hea ...

eilidhcatriona 16.01.2014 · Read full review
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Review of After Dead What Came Next in the World of Sookie Stackhouse - Charlaine Harris

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Something A Little Different!

Advantages: Great Characters, Well Written
Disadvantages: Slow In Places

Well I must admit I do love my Fantasy firction. Have read loads of different authors and tried many different series'. This book though by Robin Hobb was the first one of hers I had tried. Assassins Apprentice is the first book in the Farseer Trilogy. Th ...

Andyoz 25.03.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Assassin's Apprentice - Robin Hobb

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Assassins Apprentice - A book that offers so much

Advantages: Excellent story line, full of adventure. Lead Character that you cant help but love
Disadvantages: Writting style is narrative - so people may not give a chance to this book. Shame!!!

...The first book of the FarSeer Trilogy. Assassin's Apprentice introduces us to the young Fitz Farsser a illigitimate heir to the throne. Sounds like a stroke of luck however this is anything but fortunate for young Fitz as he is dragged into a world of c ...

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Review of Assassin's Apprentice - Robin Hobb

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Best assassin ever

Advantages: Characters, story, everything
Disadvantages: Nothing

And I welcome you to the world of Fitz. The bastard son of King in Waiting Chivalry, and the bastard grandson of King Shrewd. This book is his world. And Robin Hobb has made his world real to any reader who wishes to enter it. Fitz first enters the Co ...

bookworm90 17.12.2008 · Read full review
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Review of The Farseer 1.Assassin's Apprentice (The Farseer Trilogy) - Robin Hobb

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Vampires for the grown ups!

Advantages: A grown up vampire story, with all that entails.
Disadvantages: Maybe too much graffic sex for some.

After a huge break from my vampire books of choice (Anita Blake series by Laurell K Hamilton), my sister told me she had had the newest book in the series (the one I was waiting for luckily!) from her partner for her Christmas box, unfortunately (for her ...

sarahbarrow 10.02.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Anita Blake Vampire Hunter: Bullet - Laurell K. Hamilton

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