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Sweep in Peace (Innkeeper Chronicles, #2)
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The Innkeeper chronicles from Ilona Andrews is probably one of the lesser known series written by the husband-wife duo. One probable reason is because of the overwhelming popularity of the Kate Daniels series which completely overshadows any other wo ...more
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Winter's Heart by Robert Jordan
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It's always good to end the year on a high note. After a really long time, Robert Jordan infused some much needed life into the series by upping the pace. With enigmatic characters like the Moridin and Padan Fain, this series is poised to be explosiv ...more
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Nayan Patel is 22% done with Winter's Heart: Like some of the previous books in this series, this book also suffers from the ups and downs that seems to be the character of the series now. I am hopeful that the pace of the story will pick up soon though.
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Listening to an audio book is a very different experience from reading it. Having read the entire series twice before, there were nuances in the author's writing which I had missed completely before listening to this audio book. The narration is "tec ...more
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Acacia by David Anthony Durham
Acacia: The War with the Mein (Acacia, #1)
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I decided to read this book during my break from reading the epic Wheel of Time series by Robert Jordan. Considering the lofty standards that I was now used to, I must say that David Anthony Durham does a commendable job. While most of
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