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“A Conspiracy of Kings” – How The Craft Of Writing Changes The Readers’ Experience

Book Review: A Conspiracy of Kings By Megan Whalen Turner Spoiler Alert! Summary Sophos, under the guidance of yet another tutor, practices his swordplay and strategizes escape scenarios should his father’s villa come under attack. How would he save his … Continue reading

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“The Forgotten Garden” – Should Some Secrets Stay Forgotten?

Book Review : The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton Spoiler Alert! Cassandra is lost, alone and grieving. Her much loved grandmother, Nell, has just died and Cassandra, her life already shaken by a tragic accident ten years ago, feels like … Continue reading

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“Michael Vey: The Prisoner of Cell 25” – The New Heros Are Geeks

Michael Vey : The Prisoner of Cell 25 by Richard Paul Evans Spoiler Alert! Michael Vey is small for being 14 years old, has Tourette’s, gets tortured by bullies, has a crush on the most popular cheerleader and has one … 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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