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novel review – Sweep In Peace

Sweep in Peace is the second book in the Innkeeper Chronicles by Ilona Andrews. Like the first book (Clean Sweep), Sweep In Peace was first released chapter by chapter on the author’s webpage for free, and later released as a … Continue reading

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Novel Review – Storming

Not long after I got back into reading, I found the website Helping Writers Become Authors. Its founder, KM Weiland, regularly writes great writing advice, rather deep plot analysis for major movies, and interacts with her fans and hopeful authors … Continue reading

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Novel review – South China Morning Blues

As someone hoping to get a novel published, it’s only right that I occasionally read a book from a writing friend, blogger or an otherwise beginning author who’s in a similar boat as myself. The book I’m talking about today … Continue reading

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Novel reading – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

I’ve finally finished reading the Harry Potter book series, after I started reading them just over a year ago. Since this is so long after both the book and the movie’s release, and it’s such a well-known book, there’s no … Continue reading

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X-Wing: Rogue Squadron

As I said in my favourite things of 2015 post, Star Wars is back. Now I realize these books are no longer canon – they’ve been downgraded to legendary status, but I read the X-Wing series back in high school … Continue reading

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Novel review – Thief of Lives

About a year and a half ago, I read a book called “Dhampir”, written by Barb and J.C. Hendee. I first read the book because the main character in the series I’m trying to get published is a dhampir, and … Continue reading

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Novel Review – Magic Shifts

Well I finally did it. I’ve fully caught up with Ilona Andrews’s Kate Daniels series. Magic Shifts is the 8th book in the main Urban Fantasy series, starring the magic-wielding mercenary, Kate, in a post-apocalyptic world where magic and technology … Continue reading

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Novel Review – Magic Breaks

Like I said at the end of my Magic Rises review, I might just crack and read the next book in the Kate Daniels series. 3 days later, I finished the next book. Now all I need to do is … Continue reading

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Novel review – Magic Rises

About two years ago, I read the first book in the Kate Daniels series. Written by Ilona Andrews (the husband and wife writing team of Ilona and Gordon Andrews), it stars a magic-wielding mercenary as she deals with shapeshifters, the … Continue reading

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Novel Reading – Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Like I said in my previous Harry Potter posts, I haven’t yet read the main series in full. I didn’t even start watching the movies until when Deathly Hallows part 1 released. A friend invited me to a marathon … … Continue reading

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