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The Benefit of Hindsight: January '16

Man, I really tore out the gates this year. Over the last month I’ve read more than I have in the last two months of 2015 combined. 713 more words

Books

Review: Equal Rites by Terry Pratchett

Publisher’s summary:

Right before the wise old wizard Drum Billet died, he passed on his magical staff of power to the newborn eighth son of an eighth son. 693 more words

Reviews

Literally challenged: The End?

Here’s a round-up of where I’ve got with my personal challenge to read at least 50 books in 2015 in 50 different categories. Now it’s officially 2016 ( 750 more words

Fantasy

Review - The Hogfather - Terry Pratchett

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Hogfather-Discworld-Novel-20-Novels/dp/0552167584/r

5 Stars

This is a re-read for me but as always Terry Pratchett hits the nail right on the head for wit, intelligence and humour wound tightly in this Christmas style fantasy. 241 more words

Fantasy

A quick news and reviews round-up

I’ve got a new review at The Bookbag this week, for The Affinity Bridge by George Mann, a steampunk mystery that might appeal if you like both Sherlock Holmes and the popular novels of Robert Rankin. 167 more words

Writing

The Artifacts of Power

As a lifelong comics fan I can’t help pinching myself at the flood of graphic novel adaptations that we’re being treated to in this current golden age of comic book movies. 1,365 more words

Film

Fantasy Checklist Challenge: Comic Fantasy, All Pratchett

~posted by David H.

If there has ever been a king of comic fantasy, then that crown was worn by the late Terry Pratchett. And in that crown, the shining jewel is the… 475 more words

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