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Book Review: Dadeni gan Ifan Morgan Jones

This is a bilingual book review, for the English translation, please scroll down further. 3/5 Seren Mae Dadeni llyfr ffantasi/"magic realism" gyda naratif wedi gael eu rannu, sydd wedi'i lleoli yng Nghymru heddiw ac yn ysgrifenedig yn Gymraeg. Mae wedi gael ddosbarthu fel "Young Adult" ond mae'n addas am oedolion fyd. Mae Joni yn ei arddegau ac… Continue reading Book Review: Dadeni gan Ifan Morgan Jones

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State of my Arc: Nov Issue

HOW has another month gone by already? Oh my days... State Of The Arc is a monthly meme hosted by Avalinah's Books (catch up with how she's doing here). The idea behind it is to motivate and support each other in getting through our TBR piles. We even have a Goodreads group - ARCs Anonymous!… Continue reading State of my Arc: Nov Issue

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The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch

A review from my Goodreads page. Five Stars The Lies of Locke Lamora is about an orphan (Locke Lamora) and his escalating escapades as a gentleman thief (bastard). It's a story about winning and losing, blood ties and loyalty and vengeance. And ultimately, simply; what's right and wrong. Fair warning - it is dark, and… Continue reading The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch

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Hannah Green And Her Unfeasibly Mundane Existence by Michael Marshall Smith

I received this book through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. Four stars out of five. Hannah Green is an eleven year old whose mundane life suddenly becomes irrevocably unmundane, when she learns her grandfather is somewhat older than they all suspected and, despite being long past the age of retirement, has a very… Continue reading Hannah Green And Her Unfeasibly Mundane Existence by Michael Marshall Smith

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Book Review: A Divided River by Christian Ellingsen

I won this book from a Goodreads giveaway. A Divided River contains a short story (The Mudlarks Tale) and a novella (The Winter Fayre) set in the city of Vasini; the two are companions to Ellingsen's series The Vasini Chronicles but do not contain the main characters from the series. The Mudlarks Tale is the story… Continue reading Book Review: A Divided River by Christian Ellingsen

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The Night Circus by Erin Morganstern

This review was written following my second time reading this book (for book group). The Night Circus is available here I finished rereading the Night Circus yesterday and I haven't woken up yet. Looking at other reviews people seem divided, and there seems to be disappointment based upon expectations raised by the blurb - so… Continue reading The Night Circus by Erin Morganstern