Monthly Archives: January 2015

“Sabriel” – In The Tradition Of Classics For YA

Book Review : Sabriel By Garth Nix Spoiler Alert!   Summary Sent to a boarding school in Ancelstierre as a young child, Sabriel has had little experience with the random power of Free Magic or the Dead who refuse to … Continue reading

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“The Grand Tour” and “The Mislaid Magician” – My How Time Flies!

Book Review: The Grand Tour By Patricia C. Wrede and Caroline Stevermer Spoiler Alert! ┬áSummary Kate and Cecy and their new husbands, Thomas and James, are off on a leisurely tour of the Continent. But once they arrive in France, … Continue reading

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“The Goblin Emperor” – Is It Really Steampunk?

Book Review: The Goblin Emperor By Katherine Addison Spoiler Alert!   Summary A vividly imagined fantasy of court intrigue and dark magics in a steampunk-inflected world, by a brilliant young talent. The youngest, half-goblin son of the Emperor has lived … Continue reading

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