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Dragonfly
4.01
it was amazing
A gorgeous fantasy novel with lots of humour, romance and action. I was especially intrigued by how Tashi and Ramil not only had to learn how to get a ...more
Jul 31, 2010
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Nov 15, 2008
 
The 13½ Lives of Captain Bluebear (Zamonia, #1)
4.20
it was amazing
Still love this book :) Walter Moers creates a vivid and imaginative universe and stays absolutely true to it to the very end. I've read a number of h ...more
Apr 24, 2014
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Jan 30, 2010
 
The Conch Bearer (Brotherhood of the Conch, #1)
3.69
liked it
Well-written, but I couldn't help thinking something was missing. I never really started caring for the main characters, and the book never 'drew me i ...more
Feb 18, 2009
Feb 14, 2009
 
The Innocent Mage (Kingmaker, Kingbreaker, #1)
3.65
really liked it
Asher is a refreshing change to the common fantasy hero - he's neither a long-long son of some king somewhere, nor a diamond in the rough. He's merely ...more
Apr 19, 2009
Apr 09, 2009
 
Love for the Cold-Blooded Or: The Part-Time Evil Minion's Guide to Accidentally Dating a Superhero
4.20
really liked it
A 3.5 star review. Rounded up because of the shear delightful absurdity of it :)

I'll be honest - I almost entirely picked up this book based on the su
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Feb 27, 2017
Feb 04, 2017
 
A Modern Witch (A Modern Witch #1)
3.73
it was amazing
This book had me hooked already on page two, when I discovered that at least some witches in this universe wrote witching spells using computer code! ...more
Feb 21, 2015
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Jul 03, 2012
 
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two: The Official Playscript of the Original West End Production (Harry Potter Officl Playscript)
3.74
really liked it
A lot better than I had expected, and miles better than the leaked synopsis made it sound. I wavered between 3 and 4 stars for awhile, but it made me ...more
Aug 05, 2016
Feb 10, 2016
 
A Dangerous Witch (Witch Central, #3)
4.42
really liked it
Very bittersweet book to read, since I knew it would be the last book about my dear witches. I almost put off reading it, so I'd still have something ...more
Mar 10, 2015
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Sep 22, 2014
 
The Stormcaller
4.00
really liked it
On one side, a power-hungry necromancer, a legendary swordsman and a blood-thirsty spirit. On the other side, a young slave, the Lords of Freeport and ...more
Jan 2008
Jan 03, 2008
 
Breaking Dawn (Twilight, #4)
3.70
it was amazing
Like I had hoped, I adored it. The series has been accused of being misogynistic and advocating paedophilia (laughable), and I'm sure this book will g ...more
Aug 28, 2014
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Jul 04, 2008
 
Bones of the Dragon (Dragonships of Vindras, #1)
3.58
liked it
Despite my enjoyment of fantasy, I've never read a single DragonLance book, and probably wouldn't have picked this up either, if I hadn't been asked t ...more
Nov 08, 2009
Oct 06, 2009
 
An Imperfect Witch (Witch Central, #1)
4.24
really liked it
I've long since realized that the plot of Debora Geary's books really doesn't matter at all (well... that's probably an exaggeration, but it matters v ...more
Nov 02, 2016
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Sep 19, 2013
 
Dystopia
3.79
it was amazing
"There are more worlds than there are stars.
They can be ruled by Light or Darkness.
Their inhabitans can be civilized thinkers or primitive killers.
Two
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May 08, 2012
Jul 06, 2007
 
Priestess of the White (Age of the Five, #1)
3.84
liked it
I was a bit disappointed by this book at first. I had LOVED The Black Magician trilogy, and was sad to see that this book couldn't quite live up to th ...more
Mar 31, 2009
Feb 28, 2009
 
The Mad Ship (Liveship Traders, #2)
4.21
it was amazing
I hadn't actually expected this, but I think I might like this series a teeny-tiny bit more than the Farseer trilogy. Mostly, I think, because I'm mor ...more
Sep 25, 2011
Jan 26, 2010
 
The City of Dreaming Books (Zamonia, #4)
4.34
it was amazing
Walter Moers created a fascinating universe and stayed true to it all the way through. I'm not sure the plot is so spectacular on its own, but the sto ...more
Oct 13, 2009
Aug 26, 2009
 
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell
3.80
really liked it
This book came highly recommended by a friend of mine and I can understand why. It's fascinating. Very different from what I had expected (which was p ...more
Jun 2005
Jul 05, 2007
 
Dragonsinger (Pern: Harper Hall, #2)
4.26
it was amazing
This is one of those books that would have been too short practically no matter how long it was. One of my very favourite books, and one of my introdu ...more
Feb 27, 2016
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Jul 03, 2007
 
The Labyrinth of Dreaming Books (Zamonien, #6)
3.54
liked it
I'll tell you straight away what I wish I had known before starting this book: This is not a complete story! Instead it is the first volume in what cu ...more
Apr 14, 2013
Apr 09, 2012
 
Rumo & His Miraculous Adventures (Zamonia, #3)
4.45
really liked it
Walter Moers is a fairly new discovery, but so far I've loved everything I've read by him. This was no exception, although it started out a lot more s ...more
Jul 16, 2010
Jan 31, 2010
 
Rocco
3.90
really liked it
Rocco is the first book that I can remember making me cry. It's always a bit of a gamble to revisit books that had such a strong hold over you at some ...more
May 09, 2009
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Jul 31, 2008
 
Royal Assassin (Farseer Trilogy, #2)
4.21
really liked it
I can't quite decide whether to give this book 4 or 5 stars - it's definitely a 4.5 book for me.

This is an odd book. It's not a page-turner as such, y
...more
Aug 24, 2009
Aug 23, 2009
 
Billy og Boble-skibet
3.96
liked it
Billy has made a giant bubble from the liquid of a meteor. He crawls inside it and suddenly looses control over the bubble. Billy is on his way into o ...more
Aug 2010
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Aug 02, 2010
 
Knife (Faery Rebels, #1)
3.95
it was amazing
Well, I originally bought this book because I know the author. Turned out that was a brilliant investment, because I can honestly say it's a book I wo ...more
Jan 26, 2009
Jan 01, 2009
 
Ember
3.63
really liked it
Enjoyable read - I was just going to read the first few chapters before bed last night, and ended up finishing the entire thing. It's a quick read tho ...more
Jan 24, 2011
Jan 25, 2011
 
Alanna: The First Adventure (Song of the Lioness, #1)
4.27
it was amazing
The first quartet written by Tamora Pierce, and while "Protector of the Small" has overtaken it as my favourite series, the two first books of this qu ...more
Nov 15, 2015
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Jul 03, 2007
 
Hex Hall (Hex Hall, #1)
3.96
it was amazing
Very promising first book in a new fantasy trilogy. I literally couldn't put it down and read it in one sitting despite having plenty of other things ...more
Mar 06, 2011
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Oct 28, 2008
 
Wild Magic (Immortals, #1)
4.33
really liked it
While I like Diane, I'll never love her the way I do Alanna and Kel. I don't know why, and it's not really fair, but her story never grasped me the sa ...more
Jul 06, 2017
Jun 2014
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Jul 05, 2007
 
A Celtic Witch (A Modern Witch, #6)
4.33
really liked it
This one was strangely slow to start compared to some of the others, but once it did, it took off with a vengeance. Not much page-time for the Califor ...more
Aug 17, 2017
Mar 08, 2016
May 14, 2013
 
Eclipse (Twilight, #3)
3.69
it was amazing
Just like the two previous books in the series, I devoured this in less than 24 hours. It was amazing, even if I was disappointed that we were cheated ...more
Aug 28, 2014
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Aug 07, 2007
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