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A Review of “Magic or Madness”

“Magic or Madness” is the first book of a trilogy by the same name, written by Justine Larbalestier. I was actually looking for fiction about mental illness when I stumbled upon this, which combines YA fantasy and mental illness into … Continue reading

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2 reviews of knitting novels

I’ve been falling behind on my book review posts.  I keep forgetting that I have some old reviews to fall back on while I’m in the middle of a book.  Today I finished Lev Grossman’s The Magician King, the sequel … Continue reading

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Pioneer fiction for a younger audience

Just as I said I probably would, I am going to bundle together a few reviews of YA/Juvenile historical fiction in the same theme as my previous post.  I have some beloved favorites that I would like to share. Very … Continue reading

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Meet The Austins

I have been a Madeleine L’Engle fan for quite some time.  I’m not sure how it started.  I think many people get their first introduction to her writing through A Wrinkle in Time, but I honestly don’t remember if that … Continue reading

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