Category: Book Reviews

Movie Review: Voldemort: Origins of the Heir

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Note: If you haven’t seen the movie yet, you can watch it below.  As a Harry Potter fan, I think I speak for all of us when I say that we missed it, be it the movies or the books.

Book Review: The Inheritance Cycle by Christopher Paolini

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For those of you who were disappointed by the movie Eragon, I greatly advise you to read the books because the screen adaptation was a crime against The Inheritance Cycle by Christopher Paolini. The story takes us on the adventure

Book Review: The Belgariad by David Eddings

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Perhaps one of the most interesting fantasies I have ever read is the Belgariad series and also its sister series the Malloreon by David Eddings. It is the story of Belgarath the sorcerer, a very smart young boy who makes

Book Review: Artemis Fowl series by Eoin Colfer

Artemis Fowl

If your father was a criminal millionaire mastermind, and you had the same mind as his at twelve years of age, add to that an interest in fantasy and a need to solve some financial problems, what would you become?

Book Review: Retrospect by Timothy Harris

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When you blend quirky humor, fast-paced action and an interesting plot, you get Retrospect by Timothy Harris. Set in the city of Brisbane, Australia in the not-so-far future, Retrospect takes us through the story of Noah and his friends who

Book Review: The Magicians trilogy by Lev Grossman

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What happens when Harry Potter meets The Chronicles or Narnia? Yep, you get The Magicians by Lev Grossman. In this trilogy which has been adapted as a TV series recently, we go along the journey of Quentin, a young adult

Book Review: The Aliomenti Saga by Alex Albrinck

The Aliomenti Saga by Alex Albrinck

If I were to tell you that a book mixes a bit of the magic of fiction and the high technology of sci-fi along with a dash of time travel and history, you would think that there is a high

Book Review: Night Angel trilogy by Brent Weeks

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So far, I’ve read so many books about assassins in training such as The Royal Assassin, and others about immortals such as the Belgariad. However, the way Brent Weeks combined both of them in his trilogy Night Angel was very

Book Review: The Queen of the Tearling Trilogy by Erika Johansen

The Queen of the Tearling trilogy

If you are looking for a book series with a very strong female lead, The Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen is the one for you. The story is set i a post-nuclear war world. Throughout the story, we

Book Review: Sword of Truth series by Terry Goodkind

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What happens when you cross excellent character development, a great story line, deep insights and a good writing style? That’s right, you get Sword of Truth by Terry Goodkind. In this series, we meet Richard, a very righteous and humble

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