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The book that almost got started!

Advantages: A solid start, and the vivacious Violet.
Disadvantages: Never really got going, some uncomfortable "almost" rape scenes.

...in law, knowing my love for anything vampire related, decided she was going to treat me, in the form of this new book, and as i DO judge a book by it's cover (i know sooo shallow!), was quietly confident it was going to be a great read! Violet ...

sarahbarrow 17.08.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Dark Heroine: Dinner with a Vampire - Abigail Gibbs

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Favorite Book

Advantages: page-turner, beautiful words
Disadvantages: none

I have read The Solitaire Mystery upon a request of a guy i liked. The first time we met he told me "I can hear the bells" and i didnt understand what he meant until i read that book. A mixture of fantasy and philosophy about the journey of a boy and his ...

Mais12 29.05.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Solitaire Mystery - Jostein Gaarder

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I shoulda just picked my newspaper up off of the floor.

Advantages: It's quick easy reading
Disadvantages: Very basic, unimaginative

The nice security lady at Gatwick airport decided to throw my newspaper on the floor because I hadn’t put it in a tray and because I’d “thrown” it back as per the instructions of the security man at the gate who said, “You can just toss it back on the tra ...

Phelthew 09.01.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Magicians' Guild - Trudi Canavan

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THE MAGICIANS' GUILD (2004) by TRUDI CANAVAN

Advantages: Great vivid world and culture created by the author.
Disadvantages: Long winded, some characters are under developed.

...~~~~~~~~~~ SYNOPSIS ~~~~~~~~~ This book focuses on a young girl, named 'Sonea', whom lived in a city called 'Imardin', in the country of 'Kyraelia.' Like majority of the citizens, Sonea was unfortunate enough to be brought up and live in the 'Slum'. ...

Moogiekupo 25.08.2006 · Read full review
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Review of The Magicians' Guild - Trudi Canavan

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Don't put it down

Advantages: Engaging, magic and generally thriling...you could get lost in it easily
Disadvantages: None really to be honest.

...know I devour books at a rate of knots personally but it is fairly rare that I find a book that I read once, am utterly spellbound, and then want to read again and again...as well as immediately going out to buy the rest of the series...and this was one ...

Secre 28.03.2006 · Read full review
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Review of The Magicians' Guild - Trudi Canavan

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