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My University Book Challenge

I started back at uni on Monday and week 1 is already over. Only 10 more weeks of term to go! This will be my last term before exams and then I will finally graduate with a masters degree in maths. 341 more words

Donna Tartt

What I've Read: The First Law Trilogy

This is my first book review since I have launched this website. All of the reviews moving forward will be only my opinions on the story as well as a brief overview (spoiler-free of course), so don’t hate me if you disagree with me… 566 more words

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The Blade Itself - Joe Abercrombie

“I’m still alive..”

I have to thank Corey for giving me the kick in the arse I apparently needed to finally begin THE ABERCROMBIE! I had bought The First Law trilogy boxset three years ago for my birthday & it has sat on my nightstand since then. 348 more words

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What I've Been Reading: September/October Reviews

Ok, I’ll admit: I might have gone a little too heavy with my book choices this time, which means it took me a lot longer than I expected to get through them. 1,164 more words


The Blade Itself - My Thoughts

The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie

From the backcover:

Inquisitor Glokta, a crippled and increasingly bitter relic of the last war, former fencing champion turned torturer extraordinaire, is trapped in a twisted and broken body – not that he allows it to distract him from his daily routine of torturing smugglers. 651 more words

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Welcome to Top Ten Tuesday! This is a weekly feature hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, where a new top ten list hits the web every week! 913 more words

Top Ten Tuesday