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The Sorceress by Michael Scott: Book Review

Nicholas Flamel’s heart almost broke as he watched his beloved Paris crumble before him. The city was destroyed by Dee and Machiavelli, but Flamel played his own role in the destruction. Sophie and Josh Newman show every sign of being the twins of prophecy, and Flamel had to protect them and the pages from the

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The Magician by Michael Scott: Book Review

After fleeing Ojai, Nicholas, Sophie, Josh, and Scatty emerge in Paris, the City of Lights. Home for Nicholas Flamel. Only this homecoming is anything but sweet. Perenelle is still locked up back in Alcatraz and Paris is teeming with enemies. Niccolo Machiavelli, immortal author and celebrated art collector, is working for Dee. He’s after them,

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The Alchemyst by Michael Scott: Book Review

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Nicholas Flamel was born in Paris on 28 September 1330. Nearly seven hundred years later, he is acknowledged as the greatest Alchemyst of his day. It is said that he discovered the secret of eternal life. The records show that he died in 1418. But his tomb is empty and Nicholas Flamel lives. The secret

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A Boy Called Christmas by Matt Haig: A Review

You are about to read the true story of Father Christmas. It is a story that proves that nothing is impossible. If you are one of those people who believe that some things are impossible, you should put this book down right away. It is most certainly not for you. Because this book is FULL

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Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton: Book Review

My Review My Rating: 5/5 I read Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton cover-to-cover in a day. I just couldn’t put it down! Amani is a wonderful character; her determination is mainly what makes me like her, I think, because that characterisation is so easy and enjoyable to read in this fantasy book. She

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The Humans by Matt Haig: A Review

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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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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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Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer: A Review

Artemis Fowl is a genius, and he’s twelve. His mother is gravely ill, spending all the days in bed, and his father is missing, presumed dead. In light of these events, Artemis decides to do the impossible; steal a fairy’s book and learn their secrets in order to heal his mother. Artemis is a criminal

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