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Review: Saga, Volume 4

Published: December 2014 by Image Comics Format reviewed: Paperback, 152 pages Series: Saga #4 Genres: Science fantasy, space opera, speculative fiction, graphic novel Source: On loan from friends Available: Abbey’s ~ Amazon ~ Book Depository ~ Booktopia ~ Dymocks Disclaimer: This review contains spoilers for previous volumes. SAGA is the sweeping tale of one young family fighting to […]

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Review – Aurora: Pegasus by Amanda Bridgeman

Published: December 2013 by Momentum Format reviewed: E-book (mobi) Series: Aurora #2 Genres: Science fiction, space opera Source: Amazon Reading Challenges: Australian Women Writers Challenge 2015 Available:Momentum~ Amazon ~Kobo Disclaimer: This review may contain spoilers for previous volumes/books. Captain Saul Harris of the UNF Aurora gets the call he does not want to receive. Forced […]

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Review: The Republic of Thieves by Scott Lynch

Published: July 2014 by Gollancz Format reviewed: Paperback, 726 pages Series: The Gentlemen Bastards Sequence #3 Genres: Fantasy Source: Dymocks Online Available: Publisher (print, e-book & audiobook) ~ Abbey’s ~ Amazon ~ Book Depository ~ Booktopia ~ Dymocks ~ Kobo Disclaimer: This review may contain spoilers for previous books. Locke and Jean barely escaped with their lives from what should have been […]

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Review: The Art of Effective Dreaming by Gillian Polack

Published: April 2015 by Satalyte Publishing Format reviewed: E-book (mobi) Genres: Fantasy, literary fiction Source: Publisher Reading Challenges: Australian Women Writers Challenge 2015, Once Upon A Time IX Available: Satalyte Publishing (print and electronic) ~ Amazon ~ Book Depository ~ Booktopia ~ Kobo ~ Smashwords Disclaimer: The author is a friend. I have done my best to give an unbiased review. Fay […]

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Review: The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch

Published: February 2007 by Gollancz Format reviewed: Paperback, 531 pages Series: The Gentlemen Bastards Sequence #1 Genres: Fantasy Source: Gift Reading Challenges: Once Upon A Time IX Available: Publisher ~ Abbey’s ~ Amazon ~ Book Depository ~ Dymocks ~ Kobo The Thorn of Camorr is said to be an unbeatable swordsman, a master thief, a friend to the poor, a ghost that walks […]

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Review: Be With Me by Becca Lusher

Published: October 2014 by Smashwords Format reviewed: E-book (mobi) Series: Tales of the Aekhartain (Historical Aekhartain #1.5) Genres: Historical romance Source: Smashwords Available: Smashwords Disclaimer: The author is a friend. I have done my best to give an unbiased review. Also, this review contains some spoilers for Unbound and Free. Everyone deserves a second chance at love… Barely even a […]

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Review: Kaleidoscope edited by Alisa Krasnostein and Julia Rios

Published:August 2014byTwelfth Planet Press Format reviewed: Paperback, 450 pages Genres:Speculative fiction, fantasy, science fiction, magical realism Source:Bought directly from the publisher Reading Challenges: Australian Women Writers Challenge 2015 Available:Twelfth Planet Press (print and electronic)~ Amazon ~ Book Depository ~ Booktopia ~ Kobo ~ Smashwords What do a disabled superhero, a time-traveling Chinese-American figure skater, and […]

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Review: City of Fae by Pippa DaCosta

Published: May 2015 byBloomsbury Spark Format reviewed: e-ARC Genres: Fantasy, urban fantasy, New Adult Source: From the publisher via NetGalley Reading Challenges: Once Upon A Time IX Available: From 7 May Disclaimer: I was provided with a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. From the moment Alina touches London’s hottest […]

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Review: Saga, Volume 3

Published: March 2014 by Image Comics Format reviewed: Paperback, 144 pages Series: Saga #3 Genres: Science fantasy, space opera, speculative fiction, graphic novel Source: On loan from friends Available: Abbey’s ~ Amazon ~ Book Depository ~ Booktopia ~ Dymocks Disclaimer: This review contains spoilers for previous volumes. From the Hugo Award-winning duo of Brian K. Vaughan (The Private […]

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Review: The Dagger of Dresnia by Satima Flavell

Published: April 2014 by Satalyte Publishing Format reviewed: E-book (mobi) Series: The Talismans #1 Genres: Fantasy Source: Satalyte Publishing Reading Challenges: Australian Women Writers Challenge 2015, Once Upon A Time IX Available: Satalyte Publishing (electronic and print) Disclaimer: I was provided with a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Queen Ellyria just wants her sick triplet […]

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