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The Hollow Crown – Will The Kingdom Flourish After The Fall Of A Tyrant?

Book Review: The Hollow Crown The Kingfountain series #4 By Jeff Wheeler Spoiler Alert! Summary Following the downfall of a tyrant in the Wall Street Journal bestselling Kingfountain trilogy, years have passed in prosperity for the kingdom of Ceredigion. Now, as the … Continue reading

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The Dragon and the Scholar – What Are the Moral Values Represented? Should We Question The Values In Novels? This post will review Dragon’s Curse, Dragon’s Debt, Dragon’s Rival and Dragon’s Bride

Book Review : Dragon’s Curse The Dragon and the Scholar #1 By H. L. Burke Spoiler Alert! Summary On her first assignment out of the Academy, young healer and scholar, Shannon Macaulay is summoned to the struggling kingdom of Regone to see … Continue reading

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The Tinker’s Daughter – Do You Want Steampunk Elves?

Book Review : The Tinker’s Daughter e-book By Jamie Sedgwick Spoiler Alert! Summary Breeze is an outcast, a half-breed orphan born into a world torn apart by a thousand years of war. Breeze never knew her elven mother, and when her human father … Continue reading

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“The Girl of Fire and Thorns” – Is It Easy To Identify With The Main Character? Or Was Her Personality a Turn-Off?

Book Review : The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson Spoiler Alert! Once a century, one person is chosen for greatness. Elisa is the chosen one. But she is also the younger of two princesses, the one who … Continue reading

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“Here Lies the Librarian” – Does This One Have the Same Charm as “A Year Down Yonder”?

Book Review : Here Lies the Librarian by Richard Peck Spoiler Alert! Who knew how much one twister could change a town? The roaring wind unearthed many graves in the cemetery revealing more than Peewee ever wanted to see of … Continue reading

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“Insurgent” – A Sequel That is Full of Fire

Book Review : Insurgent by Veronica Roth Spoiler Alert! Conflict between the factions is raging. Erudite is vying for power and control in the government. Countless Abnegation have died, including Tris’s parents, at the hands of the mind-controlled Dauntless. Amity … Continue reading

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“Wildwood Dancing” – A Modern Interpretation of a Classic Fairy Tale

Book Review : Wildwood Dancing by Juliet Marillier Spoiler Alert! Jena and her sisters came to live at Piscul Dracului, an old stone castle, about nine years ago. By chance they found a portal to enter the Other Kingdom and … Continue reading

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