In December my grandma died very suddenly. It was about a week or so before Christmas. To put it lightly, I was pretty devastated. My grandparents house is about three hours away. My dad traveled…

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Oh my gosh. I really liked this book. Well, ‘liked’ is a bit of an understatement I guess. What makes this book so good, to me, is a) the characters and b) the worldbuilding. The…

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Power of Three by Diana Wynne Jones was first published in 1976. Power of Three is a wonderfully plotted and magical read. The story opens with a murder. Two children, a young brother and sister,…

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I think I’ve found my favourite book of 2015. The Watchmaker of Filigree Street ticks all of my boxes: Victorian setting, a splash of Japan, a weaving of magic and loveable characters. I was first drawn to The…

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