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The Mad Wolf’s Daughter – When A Lass Became a Legend

The Mad Wolf’s Daughter By Diane Magras Spoiler Alert!   Summary A Scottish medieval adventure about the youngest in a war-band who must free her family from a castle prison after knights attack her home. One dark night, Drest’s sheltered … Continue reading

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Shadowcaster – The Magic of Good Characters and a Good Plot

Book Review : Shadowcaster Shattered Realms By Cinda Williams Chima Spoiler Alert! Summary A lifelong war. Alyssa ana’Raisa is the reluctant princess heir to the Gray Wolf throne of Fells, a queendom embroiled in a seemingly endless war. Hardened by too … Continue reading

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“Ranger’s Apprentice : The Ruins of Gorlan” – A Fantasy Series That Will Appeal to a Broad Audience

Book Review : Ranger’s Apprentice : The Ruins of Gorlan by John Flanagan Spoiler Alert! Morgarath has been exiled to the Mountains of Rain and Night for attempting to usurp the new King Duncan’s power when the old king died. … Continue reading

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“Protector of the Small Quartet” – Does the Intended Readership Change?

Series Review : Protector of the Small Quartet by Tamora Pierce This was the first quartet we read in the continuing saga of Tortall not realizing that there were others prior to this set. The quartet was understandable even without … Continue reading

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