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Terrier (Beka Cooper) by Tamora Pierce
Terrier (Beka Cooper) by Tamora Pierce
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
After reading reviews about 'Terrier' I wasn't completely convinced whether or not to buy it. It's not normal for a Tamora Pierce book to be set as a diary - I'm so used to 3rd person from her, and I wasn't convinced it would work as well.

As it happens, Pierce can write in 1st person just as well as 3rd, which was just as well since I'd bought it. This is probably one of her books that I like the least, but that's only because there's not much that can compare to the Alanna the Lioness series. 'Terrier' is closer to 'Trickster's Choice' in the plotline (that's a seriously awesome book by the way), in that it doesn't have the 'epic' fantasy style of writing in Alanna. It's more… Read more
Green Rider by Kristen Britain
Green Rider by Kristen Britain
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Worth a read :), 3 Feb 2010
With Green Rider I wasn't sure what to expect. I've read quite a few fantasy books, but I wasn't sure what this book would be like. As it turned out, the book was very good. Not the fastest paced fantasy, and definitely one of the lighter fantasy books rather than the heavier fantasy like Tolkien. It was well written and unusually structured - although it has the typical 'quest' style of story, it was slightly different not knowing quite who the enemy was.

The best thing about the book was that it left me wanting more. As the story ended I was convinced that there was more to come, and that I definitely wanted to read it! The characters are still developing at the end of the… Read more

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