Tagged: US author

Shaman’s Crossing by

Book #1 The Soldier Son ISBN: 0007196148 RobinHobb.com I remember well the first time I saw the magic of the plainspeople...

Goodnight Nobody by

ISBN: 0743468953 “Hello?” I tapped on Kitty Cavanaugh’s red front door, then lifted the brass knocker and gave it a few...

Knife of Dreams by

After the last book, where nothing happened I was a little reluctant to start this. But although not a lot happens, some things do. And we can certainly see a lot of forward momentum and arranging for the next book, which is supposed to be the last in the series.

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ISBN:0785115315 I’ve always been a theoretical fan of the X-Men comics. What I mean is that I’ve always thought they were...

Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them by

Not sure if I am the best person to review this book. For one thing it is obviously aimed at a US audience, so that rules me out first off. There is also the fact that it takes a very black and white approach, the Republicans are evil, the Democrats good. Now for all I know that may be the case, but I’d prefer to be convinced rather than have the author assume I agree. I also think there are a hell of a lot of shades of grey

The Briar King by

ISBN:0330419455 # 1 in the Kingdoms of Thorn and Bone series Picked this up because it is the Jan. read for...

The Wolf King by

ISBN: 0006483879 Found this to be a very disappointing read. I read the previous two in this series: The Silver Wolf...

East of Eden by

originally read 18th August 2003ISBN: 0140292942 My reread of East of Eden was down to the fact that my book club...

Beauty by

Beauty is a retelling of many fairy tales, but with a slight agenda. And no I’m not really talking about a...