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Book Review: Ultimate Fantastic Four

Eleanor has read this QUICK READ as part of the Six Book Challenge. For the Six Book Challenge, I challenged myself to read books entirely from the QUICK READS and EXPRESS FICTION sections of the Information Store. My second Six Book Challenge book is the graphic novel Ultimate Fantastic Four by Brian Michael Bendis and Mark Millar (QUICK READS… Continue reading Book Review: Ultimate Fantastic Four

Book Reviews · Quick Reads · Six Book Challenge

Book Review: Wish You Were Here (And I Wasn’t)

Eleanor has read this QUICK READ as part of the Six Book Challenge. For the Six Book Challenge, I challenged myself to read books entirely from the QUICK READS and EXPRESS FICTION sections of the Information Store. My first Six Book Challenge book is Wish You Were Here (And I Wasn’t): A Book of Poems and… Continue reading Book Review: Wish You Were Here (And I Wasn’t)

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Book review: Bloodtide

As the winter nights get longer and colder, people throughout history have gathered to tell stories. Bloodtide (EXPRESS FICTION 823.910) is a retelling of the bloodthirsty Volsunga Saga, which was written in Iceland sometime in the 13th century. Melvin Burgess has transported its heroine, Signy Volson, to a futuristic London where gangs maintain a shaky peace with the… Continue reading Book review: Bloodtide

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Book Review: Going Postal

For the latest in our series of reviews on comedy books and films, Going Postal by Terry Pratchett (BOOK ZONE 823.91) is one of the best remedies for exam stress. It takes place on the magical Discworld, a flat world which sits on the back of four elephants that in turn stand atop a giant turtle called A’Tuin that slowly flies through space. Discworld is one… Continue reading Book Review: Going Postal