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Wild Robert by Diana Wynne Jones

Title: Wild Robert

Author: Diana Wynne Jones

  • Date read: March 1, 2017
  • Rating: 5 stars
  • Genre: Fantasy (Contemporary)
  • Age: Juv. Fiction/YA?
  • Year pub: 1989
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10(ish) Thoughts on "Aunt Maria" by Diana Wynne Jones

Title: Aunt Maria

Author: Diana Wynne Jones

  • Date read: March 1, 2017
  • Rating: 5 stars
  • Genre: Fantasy (Contemporary)
  • Age: YA
  • Year pub: 1991
  • Pages: 274 (hardback)
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Manga over Movie (this time)

I’m usually one of those people who prefers the book over the movie. There are a few exceptions.¬†Blood and Chocolate by Annette Curtis Klause is both a fantastic book and movie. 237 more words

Magic, Hard, Soft, and Rooted

As you may know, Brandon Sanderson (author of the Mistborn¬†series, among other great work)writes about hard magic, the kind with rules, and soft magic, the kind that’s unpredictable and mysterious. 393 more words

Writing

How to Read a Diana Wynne Jones Book

In honor of March Magics*, I present you with the first in a set of two posts on The Diana Wynne Jones Experience, otherwise entitled: … 938 more words

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Absence and Guilt: or, My Problem, Not Yours

I’ve convinced myself I’m somehow accountable to my readers for the time I spent not working on this blog, or my projects, over the last several months. 732 more words

The Creative Process

The Crown of Dalemark by Diana Wynne Jones

The first time I read it my brain was in this fuzz, right after The Spellcoats, because I got the omnibus editions which are always a bad idea (for me). 684 more words

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