Tag: fiction

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (The Chronicles of Narnia #2)by C.S. Lewis: Book Review

“They say Aslan is on the move. Perhaps he has already landed,” whispered the Beaver. Edmund felt a sensation of mysterious horror. Peter felt brave and adventurous. Susan felt as if some delightful strain of music had just floated by. And Lucy got that feeling when you realise it’s the beginning of summer. So, deep

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Rebel of the Sands (Rebel of the Sands #1) by Alwyn Hamilton: A Review

Mortals rule the desert nation of Miraji, but mythical beasts still roam the wild and remote areas, and rumor has it that somewhere, djinn still perform their magic.  For humans, it’s an unforgiving place, especially if you’re poor, orphaned, or female. Amani Al’Hiza is all three. She’s a gifted gunslinger with perfect aim, but she

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The Humans by Matt Haig: A Review

This inspiring novel by Matt Haig follows an alien disguised as a mathematician who, before he was killed and replaced, had cracked the code behind prime numbers in an amazing discovery that would have lead to humans travelling in space. This alien knows nothing of humans but that they are ‘dangerous’ and ‘violent’ like animals.

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Steig Larsson: A Review

A Scandinavian novel about a woman who fits into no cultural or literary stereotypes assisting a journalist in his mission to find out what happened to the missing girl of the Vanger family, one of the richest and most influential families in the country. Lizbeth Salander and Mikael Blomkvist join together to solve the case after

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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling: A Review

Harry Potter’s second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry could be any stranger than the first; right? Old legends and fearlessly scary monsters roam Hogwarts this year and Harry must keep his friends close. My Review Rating: 5/5 This is, by far, my favourite book in the Harry Potter series. I love the increased pace

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Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by J. K. Rowling: A Review

Harry is an ordinary boy, living with his aunt and uncle because his parents were killed in an accident when he was a baby. His life is simple yet as he turns eleven years old, everything seems to become stranger… Harry is a wizard! And he is going to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry

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