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Arthur Quinn and the World Serpent: Alan Early - A Review

Arthur Quinn and the World Serpent by Alan Early was sent to me by Amazon Vine’s review programme in exchange for my honest opinion. This is the first book in a trilogy that mixes modern day life with Norse mythology. 361 more words

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Surviving the Sudan....Book Review: A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park

Going was easy.

Going, the big plastic container held only air. Tall for her eleven years, Nya could switch the handle from one hands to the other, swing the container by her side, or cradle it in both arms.

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The Reptile Room by Lemony Snicket - A Review

The Reptile Room by Lemony Snicket is the second volume in Snicket’s thirteen book series: A Series of Unfortunate Events, which features the adventures of the incredibly unfortunate Baudelaire orphans, Violet, Klaus and Sunny. 361 more words

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Ghost Hunter by Michelle Paver - A Review

Ghost Hunter by Michelle Paver is the sixth and final volume of her series: The Chronicles of Ancient Darkness, which began with Wolf Brother. My son, Oscar and I have been reading this series together since last summer, and it has been a long and satisfying journey, not let down at all by this last book. 295 more words

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Book Review of Stephen King's The Long Walk

Written under the pseudonym Richard Bachman, The Long Walk has a simple premise and focuses on excellent characterisation.

Set in a kind of alternate America, young men apply and are chosen to take place in an annual competition known as The Long Walk.  182 more words