American Gods – Neil Gaiman

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American Gods is both bizarre and brilliant, and a fun ride of a read. Our likeable protagonist, Shadow, meets crazy characters and wacky moments ensue on a strange journey across the country. However, the ideas of the book run much deeper than just a cross country adventure. It is a story of layered themes and … Continue reading American Gods – Neil Gaiman

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The Fifth Season – N.K. Jemisin

The Fifth Season - Broken Earth Series

Awesome! Really enjoyed The Fifth Season, the first book of the Broken Earth series. Jemisin has deservedly won a hat trick of Hugo's with this incredible trilogy. If you're looking for something different, give your imagination the trip it deserves. Into a world of seismic activity and near-extinction events; people with magical earth moving (literally) powers and … Continue reading The Fifth Season – N.K. Jemisin

The English Patient – Michael Ondaatje

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The English Patient is enchanting. A profound and captivating Booker Prize winning novel. The story brims with sensuality and meanders through beautifully written words, ultimately searching for the identity of all involved - not just the mysterious patient in the bed upstairs. This is no straightforward plot. Each of the four main characters has their … Continue reading The English Patient – Michael Ondaatje