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Storm Front by Jim Butcher
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Apr 18, 2010

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bookshelves: fiction, fantasy, murder-mystery, books-2010, supernatural
Read from April 06 to 16, 2010

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Okay, let's talk about Storm Front. I like the premise and very much enjoyed the tv show, but for some reason I didn't take to the novel version of Harry, or Murphy for that matter. Plus Bob was completely different, a sort of computer for wizards, whereas in the show he was a former practitioner of black magic, which was how he ended up in the skull. The banter between him and Harry was one of the reasons I loved the show.

I guess this is a prime example of how sometimes when you like a tv show or movie, when you go back to the source material, you are disappointed because you have certain expectations. I don't think I'm going to continue with this series of books.
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04/06/2010 page 71
20.82% "I've wanted to read these books since I saw the tv show."
04/11/2010 page 164
48.09% "I'm not getting into this book as much as I thought I would. It feels like something is missing..." 1 comment

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