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Queen’s Thief Week: Myths in The King of Attolia

I think this post may contain spoilers for all the books in the series. My apologies if it does. As I said before, I just can’t do the kind of in-depth analysis I want to without a few spoilers. Like … Continue reading

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Queen’s Thief Week: Myths in The Queen of Attolia

The Queen of Attolia Please note–this does contain spoilers for QoA! In order to do the kind of in-depth analysis I wanted to, they were kind of unavoidable. There’s only one myth in QoA, but it’s a very important one. … Continue reading

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The King of Attolia: a review

by Megan Whalen Turner After this review I won’t have anything else to say about Attolia* until March 23, which is when Conspiracy of Kings will be released. If you think I’m not counting down the days, you’re insane. (Background … Continue reading

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The Queen of Attolia: a review

by Megan Whalen Turner Reviewing this book is going to be annoying, for the simple reason that I can say even less about it than I could for The Thief without revealing huge massive spoilers for both books. Nonetheless, I … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday: Books set in royal courts

This is a post for Top Ten Tuesday, hosted at The Broke and the Bookish. You can find out more and follow along there! For whatever reason, I realized that I love a lot of books set in royal courts. … Continue reading

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April 2016 round up

I’m sick, so reactions are a bit abbreviated. Books read this month and reviewed Exit, Pursued by a Bear by E.K. Johnston The Queen of Attolia by Megan Whalen Turner The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison Other books read this … Continue reading

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What I’m reading: 4-13

I’m considering changing things up a bit here, and one of my ideas was to start semi-regularly doing a snapshot of what I’m reading right now, rather than what I’ve finished. We’ll see how it goes–let me know what you … Continue reading

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The particular pleasures of rereading

At the moment, I’m rereading three books. Two of these–The Queen of Attolia and The Goblin Emperor–I’ve already reread multiple times (QoA so much that I’m beginning to worry about the binding). The third–Tamar Adler’s lovely An Everlasting Meal–I’ve only … Continue reading

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STAR WARS AHHHH!

I was going to write a post this morning about how stressful personal stuff has me reaching for favorite rereads (I’m moving out of my apartment at the end of May, wheeeee; rereading Queen of Attolia and The Goblin Emperor), … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite quotations

This is a post for Top Ten Tuesday, hosted at The Broke and the Bookish. You can find out more and follow along there! I realized that part of what I use my Tumblr for is marking down lines I … Continue reading

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