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A reader's revenge: A E Marling's Gravity's Revenge

Advantages: Some interesting ideas
Disadvantages: Doesn't really hang together for a whole book

I love the idea of self funded publishing. It is wonderful that a small number of (largely) public school gatekeepers who hitherto determined what the population might wish to read are swept aside. A number of good authors originally ignored by the publis ...

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Review of Gravity's Revenge - A. E. Marling

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Michael J Sullivan's Fantasy Fiction Nyphron Rising

Advantages: A good complex read but clearly written
Disadvantages: None for me

The Background Hadrian and Royce are a formidable duo in a pained and troubled world. Hadrian is one of the world’s best fighters; sword or arrow or anything else and he anticipates his opponent, is strong and fast. Royce is a cunning and quick t ...

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Review of Nyphron Rising - Michael J Sullivan

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For the discerning traveler.

Advantages: A very amusing work.
Disadvantages: Perhaps more for the fans than every day readers.

Mrs. Bradshaw's handbook is a small book relating to Sir Terry Pratchett's Discworld. Firstly the [roundworld] facts. George Bradshaw (1801-1853) was a cartographer, printer and publisher. He started by publishing railway timetables and that at a tim ...

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Review of Mrs Bradshaw's Handbook - Terry Pratchett

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Who are you New Doctor Who?

Advantages: Easy to read, good mix of different puzzles & write ups, excelllent pictures
Disadvantages: Not as much on the new Doctor as a fan may like

...had a few weeks in the new school year which has meant changes for both of my children. One child now is in full time rather than part time nursery care, and in a new room with new teachers. The other child has moved up a year, new classroom, ne ...

Chippytarka 30.09.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Official Doctor Who Annual 2015 - BBC

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Keep Dancing

Advantages: Very well paced
Disadvantages: A couple of parts seemed a little skipped over

A few years ago, David Dalglish self-published a book called "A Dance of Cloaks", the first in his "Shadowdance" series. After finding an audience and, subsequently, a publisher, it is now released in a revised edition which the author himself feels to be ...

Soho_Black 09.03.2015 · Read full review
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Review of A Dance of Cloaks - David Dalglish

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