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Vivat Harrius Potter!

Advantages: Much funnier than the original, easy syntax
Disadvantages: Need to understand Latin pretty well, weird vocabulary

I first learned that Harry Potter was coming out in Latin when I picked up my copy of “Order of the Phoenix” and leafed through the early pages. A strange feeling seeped through my gut; a mixture of exhilaration and dread. Exhilaration because I thought ‘ ...

Muswell 15.06.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Harry Potter et Philosophy Lapis - Peter Needham

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One of the greatest fantasy books ever Written.

Advantages: Fast pased, Gorey, Adult, none of this shiney vampire garbadge.
Disadvantages: Lacks only one thing, and thats imagery of characters.

...of the review says it like it is, orcs simply is one of the goriest, grittiest, and sharpest fantasy novels to date, i read a lot of fantasy novels and none have quite quenched my thirst for battle, glory, and lust, much like this one has. I d ...

Suikings 24.05.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Orcs Omnibus - Stan Nicholls

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Another brilliant book by Garth Nix

Advantages: So much facination
Disadvantages: Sometimes can be confusing

This is another excellent book wrtten by the brilliant author Garth Nix. It is such a fantasy book that at some points it is confusing because the heros in the book are getting attacked by something called "nothing". However don't read this book until you ...

chimpy23 21.03.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Sir Thursday (The Keys to the Kingdom) - Garth Nix

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Off to join the Army!

Advantages: You experience what the hero experiences in the book
Disadvantages: You have to wait for the next book to see what happens

Who says children's books are only for children? Brilliantly and ingeniously written, and follows fluidly from the previous books in the series. Wonderfully full of action and suspense injected with comical statements to add to the twist. The plot is i ...

kar_man 05.10.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Sir Thursday (The Keys to the Kingdom) - Garth Nix

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Truly Captivating masterpiece

Advantages: a brilliant plot and great character developments
Disadvantages: it doesn't go on for longer

Lady friday is the fifth installment in the keys to the kingdom series. The background on the series is that Arthur Penhalligon has been accidentally appointed heir to the house which is basically a portal in pur world to a far mre complex and mystical wo ...

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Review of Lady Friday (The Keys to the Kingdom) - Garth Nix

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