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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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“Epic” – Can This Dystopian Novel Possibly Live Up To It’s Title?

Book Review : Epic by Conor Kostick Spoiler Alert! Generations ago, violence was banned on New Earth. Society is governed and conflicts are resolved in the arena of a fantasy computer game, Epic. Everyone plays. If you win, you have … Continue reading

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“The Hollow Kingdom” – An Eerie Telling Of An Old Theme

Book Review : The Hollow Kingdom by Clare B. Dunkle Spoiler Alert! Kate and Emily have been orphaned and sent to live with their aunts at the property that they are to inherit. The girls seem to be accepting their … Continue reading

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