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A Sprinkle Of Magic

Advantages: Magical, Beautiful, Dark
Disadvantages: A bit too short, Something felt like it was missing

...I've loved Neil Gaiman and Chris Riddell's respective, as well as their collaborative, work for years, both as a reader and as a serial doodler, and they never cease to amaze me. I had heard about The Sleeper And The Spindle through the grapevine, and as ...

inkyscribbles 21.02.2016 · Read full review
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Review of The Sleeper and the Spindle - Neil Gaiman

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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 ...

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Review of The Solitaire Mystery - Jostein Gaarder

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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. ...

lottehusbands 10.06.2014 · Read full review
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Review of City Of Heavenly Fire - Cassandra Clare

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Michael J Sullivan's The Rose and the Thorn - no prickly prose!

Advantages: A yarn of epic proportion and well written
Disadvantages: None for me

...Michael J Sullivan’s The Rose and the Thorn is the second in the series of Riyria (the Chronicles) which is a prequel to the earlier published and successful run of books, The Riyria Revelations. The tales follow the exploits of two witty, intelligent a ...

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Review of The Rose and the Thorn - Michael J Sullivan

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