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Reading Classics: A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens

I read this book as part of the Classics Club Challenge – I challenged myself to read fifty classics picked by me in the next three years. To find out more, you can see my list or visit the Classics Club website. Title: A Tale of Two Cities Author: Charles Dickens First Publication: 1859 A […]

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Review: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

Title: Gone Girl Author: Gillian Flynn Series: Standalone Rating: 3 Stars 496 pages Published January 3rd by Phoenix Bought Goodreads | Amazon | Book Depository Gone Girl. The book that had everyone talking. A dark, twisted psychological thriller about a man whose wife is missing – but all signs are pointing towards him. Yet he […]

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Review: The Cemetery Boys by Heather Brewer

Title: The Cemetery Boys Author: Heather Brewer Series: Standalone Rating: 3 Stars 288 pages Published March 30th 2015 Review copy received from the publisher Goodreads | Amazon | Book Depository The Cemetery Boys is my first experience with the writings of Heather Brewer, author of the Chronicles of Vladimir Tod series. Although the story didn’t […]

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Review: Dreamcatcher by Stephen King

Title: Dreamcatcher Author: Stephen King Series: Standalone Rating: 3.5 Stars 694 pages Published October 4th 2007 by Hodder Gifted Goodreads | Amazon | Book Depository Dreamcatcher is kind of an odd little ducky. At seven-hundred pages, it can hardly be called little, but in the oeuvre of Stephen King it hardly registers as a small […]

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Reading Classics: Journey to the Centre of the Earth by Jules Verne

I read this book as part of the Classics Club Challenge – I challenged myself to read fifty classics picked by me in the next three years. To find out more, you can see my list or visit the Classics Club website. Title: Journey to the Centre of the Earth Author: Jules Verne First Publication: […]

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Review: Midwinterblood by Marcus Sedgwick

Title: Midwinterblood Author: Marcus Sedgwick Series: Standalone Rating: 3.5 Stars 272 pages Published October 6th 2011 by Indigo Borrowed from library Goodreads | Amazon | Book Depository Our first glimpse into the story of Midwinterblood is set in 2073, with main character Eric flying a plane to the mysterious island of Blessed. It seems as […]

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Literary Fiction Mini-Reviews #3

Title: Disgrace Author: J.M. Coetzee First Publication: 1999 Like many post-modern literary novels, Disgrace starts with sex. Professor David Lurie thinks he has everything worked out. Once a week he visits a prostitute, he teaches at the university, and once in a while he talks to his ex-wife or his daughter. An affair with a […]

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Review: The Body Electric by Beth Revis (Blog Tour)

Title: The Body Electric Author: Beth Revis Series: None Rating: 3 Stars 351 pages Published October 6th 2014 by Scripturient Books Review copy received from Xpresso Book Tours Goodreads | Amazon | Book Depository After a terrible war, people will do anything to keep the peace. Ella is the daughter of two scientists, one who […]

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Reading Classics: To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf

I read this book as part of the Classics Club Challenge – I challenged myself to read fifty classics picked by me in the next three years. To find out more, you can see my list or visit the Classics Club website. Title: To the Lighthouse Author: Virginia Woolf First Publication: 1927 Goodreads To the […]

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Review: We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

Title: We Were Liars Author: E. Lockhart Series: None Rating: 3 Stars 227 pages Published May 13th 2014 by Delacorte Press Bought Goodreads | Amazon | Book Depository We Were Liars is one of those hyped books that I’ve somehow managed to completely miss. I’ve seen it around, of course, but I never read a […]

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