Monthly Archives: August 2011

Unseen Academicals by Terry Pratchett

I’m amazed, that having been a lover of magic, wizards and the fantasy genre in general from almost as soon as I could read that Terry Pratchett is relatively new to my list of favourite authors. Pratchett has been in … Continue reading

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Room by Emma Donoghue

I just returned from a week’s holiday – I managed to leave Anna Karenena by my bed, but luckily had a back-up book and having sped through that read the book my boyfriend bought along too! Room by Emma Donoghue … Continue reading

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Anna Karenina – the first 72 pages

And now for something completely different! I’m never quite sure how to define ‘literature’ as opposed to other novels, poems and plays that are not considered ‘literary’, but I feel safe in saying that anything written by Leo Tolstoy is … Continue reading

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The Goose Girl – all finished!

I throughly enjoyed this book. It gave me exactly what I was looking for in a summer read: an easy to follow story, some romance, some magic and a bit of adventure! The book follows the story of Anidori-Kiladra Talianna … Continue reading

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