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  • Terry Reviews: Prince of Thorns

    Terry Reviews: Prince of Thorns

    Prince of Thorns by Mark Lawrence My rating: 5 of 5 stars This month I am recommending both PRINCE OF THORNS and KING OF THORNS by Mark Lawrence. They are two of three, with the third not yet published. I have read the first and am halfway through the second. As a fantasy tale, Prince…

  • Terry Reviews: Passenger

    Terry Reviews: Passenger

    Passenger by Andrew Smith My rating: 5 of 5 stars This month, I am recommending Passenger by Andrew Smith, the sequel to The Marbury Lens, a book I read and loved a few years back. Passenger is a hard-edge young adult effort (which really doesn’t feel very young adult at all, if you get past…

  • Terry Reviews: The Yellow Birds

    Terry Reviews: The Yellow Birds

    The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers My rating: 5 of 5 stars My book this time around is Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers. Yellow Birds has been on everyone’s best books of 2012 reading list, and it deserves to be. A riveting story of life in the ground war in Iraq, it details the lives…

  • Terry Reviews: Beautiful Ruins

    Terry Reviews: Beautiful Ruins

    Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter My rating: 5 of 5 stars This month I am going with Jess Walter and The Beautiful Ruins. This may be the best book I have read all year. It is about so many things I can hardly begin to provide you with a coherent plotline. It is about a…

  • Terry Reviews: The Games

    Terry Reviews: The Games

    The Games by Ted Kosmatka My rating: 5 of 5 stars The choice was easy this month. I just finished a new book called THE GAMES by a writer named Ted Kosmatka. No, it is not a riff on THE HUNGER GAMES. It isn’t even fantasy. It is a SciFi Thriller about a future in…