Monthly Archives: May 2014

Riddle in Stone – Robert Evert

Alas, we have come back to this. 77p eBooks. You know how I said “you get what you pay for” with this stuff before? Yeah, well, I should listen to my own advice. In my defence, this one came with … Continue reading

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The Lions of Al-Rassan – Guy Gavriel Kay

I have two overwhelming impressions of Kay’s style, after reading The Lions of Al-Rassan. The first is that he really, really likes foreshadowing, and the second is that he likes using foreshadowing to trip you up. Both of these I find … Continue reading

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The Great Hunt – Robert Jordan (Wheel of Time Book 2)

The short version of this post runs thuslywise: this book, for me, was a progression of very unsurprising and clichéd occurrences, none of which seemed the least bit original, clever, inspiring or exciting. It was one unit fantasy novel and … Continue reading

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