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“The Ask and the Answer” (Chaos Walking #2) by Patrick Ness

I read the last few pages of this book aloud to my boyfriend, trying to explain in Ness’ own words why he should be reading this series. Ness is simply a genius. Ness has this amazing ability to tie in … Continue reading

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“The Knife of Never Letting Go” (Chaos Walking #1) by Patrick Ness

When you read a lot, and people you’re acquainted with start to realise that, they always ask you the same question. “Who’s your favourite author?” And there are always a few names that immediately come to mind. I call these … Continue reading

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“The Slow Regard of Silent Things” by Patrick Rothfuss

You may not want to buy this book. I know, that’s not the sort of thing an author is supposed to say. The marketing people aren’t going to like it. My editor is going to have a fit. But I’d … Continue reading

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“The Wise Man’s Fear” by Patrick Rothfuss

This book took me almost three weeks to read. I would usually feel a little guilty about that, but not this time. The Wise Man’s Fear is a book to be savoured. Racing through it doesn’t give you enough time to … Continue reading

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“The Name of the Wind” by Patrick Rothfuss

I was given this book for my birthday. In March. The Name of the Wind has sat on my shelf since March. I have waited almost six months to read this book. In fact, I probably still wouldn’t have read it … Continue reading

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#5 “Delirium” by Lauren Oliver

1.  Lolita – Vladimir Nabokov 2. Holiday in Cambodia – Laura Jean McKay 3. Only Human – Gareth Roberts 4. Beautiful Chaos – Gary Russell 5. The Silent Stars – Dan Abnett 6. American Gods – Neil Gaiman 7. Every Breath – Ellie Marney 8. Neverwhere – Neil Gaiman 9. Delirium – Lauren Oliver 10. Pandemonium – Lauren Oliver 11. Requiem … Continue reading

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