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Themes in Fiction #16 - Desire to Escape

“Reading is one form of escape. Running for your life is another.” ~ Lemony Snicket


Most characters have something wrong in their lives. Stories wouldn’t be very exciting if that wasn’t the case – characters need internal and external conflict to drive their stories and make them interesting to read about.

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Themes In Fiction

The Book Rainbow - Blue.

I am up to the fifth colour in my Book Rainbow! I can’t believe it! It’s gone so quickly, and there’s only two more posts to go. 957 more words

Blog Challenge

Carole's Book Alphabet ~ 'R' is for...

‘The Graceling Realm’

Yes, I know, that’s a really tenuous link to the letter ‘R’ but I had to get this series in somewhere!

The… 332 more words


Quote of the Day 12/26

“‘ I wish people would stop hitting Po,” whispered Bitterblue.

“Well,” Giddon said. “Yes. I’m hoping Skye is following my model. Punch Po; go on a long trip; feel better; come back and make up.'”

-Bitterblue be Kristin Cashore

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'Tis the Season Book Tag

“IT’S CHRISTMAS EVE EVE!” as Eloise would say (movie version; don’t recall if she says it in the book). Merry early Christmas, if you celebrate it! 438 more words

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F is for 'Fire'


I remember being sent Fire by Kristin Cashore for review quite clearly. I picked it from a line up of books because it had a beautiful colour. 254 more words

Kristin Cashore

Bitterblue by Kristin Cashore (*14 years and over) SPOILER ALERT! DON’T READ UNTIL YOU’VE READ THE OTHER BOOKS IN THE SERIES!

Title: Bitterblue.

Author: Kristin Cashore.

Year of Publication: 2012 (UK).

Publisher: Gollancz (UK).

Website: www.gracelingrealm.com kristincashore.blogspot.co.uk

Format: Available in paperback, an ebook, and an audiobook. 234 more words

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