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Review: Sunshine by Robin McKinley

I’m not a huge fan of vampire novels, but I did enjoy Sunshine by Robin McKinley. This urban fantasy novel follows Rae Seddon, the first person point of view narrator, who works as a baker at her family’s coffee house and small resturant. 247 more words

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Review: The Caves of Steel by Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov is one of the founding fathers of modern science fiction, but somehow, I’d never gotten around to reading his work. As such The Caves of Steel… 352 more words

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Review: Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire

Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire is a retelling of the story of the Wicked Witch of the West from the Wizard of Oz from the perspective of Elphaba, a young woman who would eventually become the Wicked Witch of the West. 254 more words

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Review: Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne

Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne was originally published in 1864 and is often considered a classic of science fiction. The story itself is pretty straightforward, Axel and his uncle, Professor Otto Lidenbrock, discover a hidden document with directions on how to journey to the center of the Earth. 319 more words

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Review: Tides of Midnight by Steven Erikson

Tides of Midnight by Steven Erikson is the fifth book in the Malazan Book of the Fallen series. It takes place on a totally different continent than the first four books and only has one recurring POV character from the previous books in the series. 209 more words

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Review: The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss

The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss is the first book in The Kingkiller Chronicles, a planned three book series. I first read The Name of the Wind… 336 more words

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