Category Archives: Fantasy

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. After the reading.

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children fulfilled the expectations built up by Gloria’s recommendation. I started reading it on Friday evening after work and finished it mid-Sunday afternoon. I now have to wait who knows how long for Gloria to … Continue reading

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Future President, Future America?

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The Dreamwalker’s Child, Steve Voake

I took another short break from my reading about WWI. This time I wanted something not related to warfare and the military, so I turned to a fantasy novel for children that I could get through reasonably quickly. However my … Continue reading

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The Hobbit: Peter Jackson vs Tolkien

My first memories of The Hobbit come from Primary School. I recall a relief teacher reading part of it to the class. I bought my first copy of the book about 15 years ago, a large hardcover illustrated by Alan … Continue reading

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