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“Michael Vey, Battle of the Ampere” – Do the Cliff Hangers Ever End?

 Michael Vey, Battle of the Ampere by Richard Paul Evans Spoiler Alert! Michael, Taylor, Ostin and the rest of the Electroclan have destroyed the largest of the Elgen Starxource plants, but now they’re on the run. The Elgen have teamed … Continue reading

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“Mistborn – The Final Empire” – Where Can A Book Go When It Begins At the End of An Empire?

Mistborn : The Final Empire By Brandon Sanderson Spoiler Alert! For a thousand years, the ash fell and no flowers bloomed. For a thousand years, the Skaa slaved in misery and lived in fear. For a thousand years, the Lord … Continue reading

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“Incarceron” – Who Is Actually Imprisioned?

Book Review : Incarceron by Catherine Fisher      Claudia Arlex is the daughter of the Warden of Incarceron and has lived a life of luxury and intrigue. Betrothed to Prince Caspar, Claudia will become the next Queen and is expected … Continue reading

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“Tunnels” – Steampunk Goes Mainstream

Book Review : Tunnels by Roderick Gordon and Brian Williams Spoiler Alert! Will Burrows, as an albino teenager, has not found his niche with his peers. He has discovered a passion for archaeological digs with his father, Dr. Roger Burrows. … Continue reading

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“A Wizard of Earthsea” – Embarking Into the World of Fantasy

Book Review : A Wizard of Earthsea by Usula K. LeGuin I have included the front cover of the book from my childhood as well as a more recent version for fun. Spoiler Alert! A motherless boy, Duny, runs wild … Continue reading

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“The Last Apprentice” – Even if a series is popular it doesn’t mean it’s good

Book Review : The Last Apprentice, Revenge of the Witch by Joseph Delaney Thomas Ward is the seventh son of a seventh son and appears to have no livelihood, but the Spook, Old Gregory, has agreed to take him on … Continue reading

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