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Thoughts on… Circe by Madeline Miller

Title: Circe Author: Madeline Miller Publisher: Bloomsbury Date: 2018 Summary: In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe has neither the look nor the voice of divinity and is scorned and rejected by her kin. Increasingly isolated, she turns to mortals for companionship, leading… Continue reading Thoughts on… Circe by Madeline Miller

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Book Review: Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

Title: Norse Mythology Author: Neil Gaiman Genre: Fantasy / Mythology Date: 2017 Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 281 Started: 2nd February 2018 Completed: 21st February 2018 Rating: 4/5 Summary: In Norse Mythology, Gaiman fashions primeval stories into a novelistic arc that begins with the genesis of the legendary nine worlds; delves into the exploits of the deities, dwarves, and giants; and culminates in Ragnarok, the twilight… Continue reading Book Review: Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

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Book Review: Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas (Throne of Glass #2)

Title: Crown of Midnight Author: Sarah J. Maas Genre: Young Adult / Fantasy Date: 2013 Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 418 Started: 16th March 2017 Completed: 16th March 2017 Rating: 4/5 Summary: Crowned by Evil. Bound by Duty. Divided by Love. Celaena Sardothien, royal assassin, is the King of Adarlan’s deadliest weapon. She must win her freedom through his enemies’ blood – but… Continue reading Book Review: Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas (Throne of Glass #2)

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Book Review: A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

Title: A Court of Thorns and Roses Author: Sarah J. Maas Genre: Young Adult / Fantasy Date: 2015 Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 421 Started: 14th March 2017 Completed: 15th March 2017 Rating: 4/5 Summary: When nineteen-year-old huntress Feyre kills a wolf in the woods, a beast-like creature arrives to demand retribution for it. Dragged to a treacherous magical land she only… Continue reading Book Review: A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

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Book Review: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling

Title: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Author: J. K. Rowling Genre: Young Adult / Fantasy Date: 2010 (2007) Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 607 Started: 28th June 2016 Completed: 29th June 2016  Rating: 4.5/5 Summary: Harry Potter is preparing to leave the Dursleys and Privet Drive for the last time. The future that awaits him is full of danger,… Continue reading Book Review: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling

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Book Review: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling

Title: Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince Author: J. K. Rowling Genre: Young Adult / Fantasy Date: 2010 (2005) Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 608 Started: 27th June 2016 Completed: 28th June 2016 Rating: 4.5/5 Summary: It’s Harry Potter’s sixth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As Voldemort’s sinister forces amass and a spirit of gloom and fear sweeps the… Continue reading Book Review: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling

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Book Review – Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K. Rowling

Title: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Author: J. K. Rowling  Genre: Children’s Literature / Young Adult / Fantasy Date:2010 (2003) Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 766 Started: 27th June 2016 Completed: 27th June 2016 Rating: 3.5/5 Summary: Harry Potter is due to start his fifth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. His best friends Ron and… Continue reading Book Review – Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K. Rowling

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Book Review: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J. K. Rowling

Title: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Author: J. K. Rowling Genre: Children’s Fiction / Young Adult / Fantasy Date: 2000 Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 636 Started: 29th April 2016 Completed: 31st May 2016 Rating: 4.5/5 Summary: Harry wants to get away from the pernicious Dursleys and go to the International Quidditch Cup with Hermione, Ron, and the Weasleys. He wants to… Continue reading Book Review: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J. K. Rowling

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Book Review: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling

Title: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Author: J. K. Rowling Genre: Children’s Fiction / Young Adult / Fantasy Date: 1999 Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 371 Started: 20th March 2016 Completed: 22nd March 2016 Rating: 4.5/5 Summary: Harry Potter, along with his best friends, Ron and Hermione, is about to start his third year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.… Continue reading Book Review: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling

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Book Review: Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Mass (Throne of Glass #1)

Title: Throne of Glass Author: Sarah J. Maas Genre: Fantasy / Young Adult Date:2012 Publisher: Bloomsbury  Pages: 404 Started: 29th May 2016 Completed: 29th May 2016 Rating: 4/5 Summary: Meet Celaena Sardothien. Beautiful. Deadly. Destined for greatness. In the dark, filthy salt mines of Endovier, an eighteen-year-old girl is serving a life sentence. She is a trained assassin, the… Continue reading Book Review: Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Mass (Throne of Glass #1)