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The Magician King - Lev Grossman

Maybe this was one of those times when being a hero didn’t involve looking particularly brave. It was just doing what you should.

For those playing the home game; you know that while I really enjoyed Lev Grossman’s novel 

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Review: The Frenchman by Lesley Young

The Frenchman
By Lesley Young
Kindle Edition, ACE, 276 pages
Published January 2015 by L.A.Y. Books (first published December 2nd 2014)

Fleur Smithers rarely veers off the straight and (excruciatingly) narrow.

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So being in the festive mood, I decided to stick with love stories till Valentines Day. No I am not going soft. I like a bit romance. 328 more words


Shel Silverstein's The Giving Tree

Why do I not remember this book from my childhood? I remember the green cover but I did not remember what it was about.

I read it to my second grade class today. 245 more words

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Strong And Compelling Characters In Half The World

Half The World by Joe Abercrombie is an incredible story. Although it is the second book in a series it truly could stand alone on its own merits. 115 more words


Fantail Journeys by Mary McElroy

Molly had a burning desire to see the world. But could she leave the safety of home and family and a special boyfriend to live on a college ship for a semester while visiting seventeen countries?

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By Faith....

I’m trying something new this year. I joined an online book club. Each month the person who came up with the idea (Sarah) will give us a theme and we get to read whichever book we pick and then review it on our blog. 649 more words