Författararkiv: Frida

Beauty Queens – Libba Bray

50 Beauty Queens are on their way to the Miss Teen Dream Pageant, sponsored by The Corporation, when their plane crashes on a remote, deserted island. The survivors do what they can to survive, struggle with their own priorities and … Läs mer

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The colour of magic – Terry Pratchett

”The Colour of Magic” is the first book in the Discworld series, which has dozens of books and several series within itself. It gives us an introduction to the Discworld – carried through space on the back of the Great … Läs mer

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Good Omens – Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman

The End is coming. In the war between good and evil which has been raging since the beginning of time (about 6000 years or so), it is time for the final battle – as predicted in The Nice and Accurate prophecies of Agnes … Läs mer

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Within the Sanctuary of Wings – Marie Brennan

The fifth and (sadly) final volume of Lady Trent’s memoirs, bringing the story of her famous expeditions, though not her life or scientific endevours, to a finish with an account of her expedition to the Mrtyahaima Mountains. Brennan, as excellent as … Läs mer

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Grief is the thing with feathers – Max Porter

Oh boy, this is a weird one. Or you know, experimental – as in while there is a plot, it’s as hard to follow as a unlaid jiqsaw puzzle, and the sentences come to you as the unconnected thoughts of man, children … Läs mer

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The Hanging Tree – Ben Aaronovitch

Fifth book in the series, and we see more of the Faceless Man than ever before… In case you’re not familiar with the series, this is a Peter Grant novel, genre: Magical Crime. Peter Grant is a young police officer … Läs mer

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More Booksies!

At long last I have updated on those three books I said I was behind on the last time I bought books – so now it’s time for some more new books on my shelves (metaphorically speaking – I haven’t … Läs mer

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Rebel of the Sands – Alwyn Hamilton

Amani is going to escape her dead-end desert town with her suffocating family and planned-out future. She has a plan of her own. Things do not go according to plan. Instead, a stranger hunted by the Sultan’s army appears, and … Läs mer

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Children of Time – Adrian Tchaikovsky

In a distant future, humanity has left a dying Earth and looks for a new home on planets terraformed by humans of a different society millenia ago. What are these humans, desperate and homeless, when it comes down to it? … Läs mer

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The Trees – Ali Shaw

The woods are back. Overnight, trees have appeared – they are everywhere, and society is crippled. We follow Adrien searching for his wife (or is he?) and Hannah with teenage son Seb looking for Hannah’s brother. What is humanity when modern … Läs mer

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