Fortunately the Milk is a masterfully told tale full of surprise and humour and amazing illustrations. A must for any Neil Gaiman fan for someone just looking for a ripping yarn and a good chuckle.
This is a wonderful, timeless adventure story that will have book fans everywhere
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- Short Review - Monsters of Men is a conclusion of an epic trilogy, one that I firmly believe that everyone should read, both young readers and older readers, it's an astonishingly brilliant story which speaks as much of our times as it does of the world and times of which Ness has painstakingly brought… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Monsters of Men by Patrick Ness
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This is a book which pulls no punches in its opening scenes and chapters. The reader is thrown into the thick of a complex world, with all the confusion and disorientation which goes along with that, but it certainly makes for an arresting, exciting read. The book opens with some of the main characters –… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Frostfire by Jamie Smith