Tag: fantasy

U is for Upside-down and ‘Un-birthdays’ #atozchallenge

Posted April 24, 2018 in A-Z Challenge
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U is for Upside-down and ‘Un-birthdays’ #atozchallenge

Throughout April I’m taking part in the Blogging from A-Z Challenge.  I’ll be posting every day (except Sundays) on my chosen theme of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass.   For the letter U, I’m discussing the upside-down nature of many things that Alice encounters and also briefly looking at ‘Un-birthdays’.      […]

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T is for Time for Tea #atozchallenge

Posted April 23, 2018 in A-Z Challenge
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T is for Time for Tea #atozchallenge

Throughout April I’m taking part in the Blogging from A-Z Challenge.  I’ll be posting every day (except Sundays) on my chosen theme of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass.   For the letter T, I’m going to take a look at the famous mad tea party and also discuss the theme of time […]

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S is for Stretching and Shrinking #atozchallenge

Posted April 21, 2018 in A-Z Challenge
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S is for Stretching and Shrinking #atozchallenge

Throughout April I’m taking part in the Blogging from A-Z Challenge.  I’ll be posting every day (except Sundays) on my chosen theme of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass.   For the letter S, I’ve decided to talk about all the stretching and shrinking that Alice goes through in Alice in Wonderland. The […]

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R is for Riddles and Ravens #atozchallenge

Posted April 20, 2018 in A-Z Challenge
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R is for Riddles and Ravens #atozchallenge

Throughout April I’m taking part in the Blogging from A-Z Challenge.  I’ll be posting every day (except Sundays) on my chosen theme of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass. For the letter R, I decided to look at the abundance of riddles in Carroll’s work. As we discussed earlier this week, riddles were […]

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Q is for Queen of Hearts #atozchallenge

Posted April 19, 2018 in A-Z Challenge
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Q is for Queen of Hearts #atozchallenge

Throughout April I’m taking part in the Blogging from A-Z Challenge.  I’ll be posting every day (except Sundays) on my chosen theme of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll.   Q is normally a tricky letter, but today’s choice was obvious, it has to be the infamous Queen of Hearts, […]

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Book Review: Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

Posted April 18, 2018 in Book Reviews
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Book Review: Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

  Title: Strange the Dreamer (Strange the Dreamer #1) Author: Laini Taylor Edition: UK Hardcover Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton  Release date: March 28th 2017 Genre: YA Fantasy No.pages: 536       Synopsis The dream chooses the dreamer, not the other way around—and Lazlo Strange, war orphan and junior librarian, has always feared that his dream […]

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P is for Playing Cards #atozchallenge

Posted April 18, 2018 in A-Z Challenge
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P is for Playing Cards #atozchallenge

Throughout April I’m taking part in the Blogging from A-Z Challenge.  I’ll be posting every day (except Sundays) on my chosen theme of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll.   For the letter P, I’m going to talk about playing cards, which I already briefly mentioned in my post about […]

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O is for Oysters #atozchallenge

Posted April 17, 2018 in A-Z Challenge
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O is for Oysters #atozchallenge

Throughout April I’m taking part in the Blogging from A-Z Challenge.  I’ll be posting every day (except Sundays) on my chosen theme of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll.   For the letter O, I first thought I might write about opposites, of which there are many in Carroll’s works. […]

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