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Date Tue Feb-23-10 01:08 PM
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Well, it started out good - picking up where Lariel left off. But this one was a disappointment for me for some reason. I've heard a lot of praise for this one, but for whatever reason it didn't do it for me. Good, but not great. It didn't need to be as long as it was. I felt like the author was trying to throw in too much fluff to hit a word count or something.

I would recommend trying the trilogy to you guys, but caution that it is not for everyone.

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TuffGartin's 2010 Reading [View all] , TuffGartin, Tue Feb-23-10 12:43 PM
  1: Sabriel by Garth Nix (finished beginning Jan.), TuffGartin, Feb 23rd 2010, #1
2: Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins (finished m..., TuffGartin, Feb 23rd 2010, #2
3: Gregor and the Prophecy of Bane (finished mid-Januar..., TuffGartin, Feb 23rd 2010, #3
4: Gregor and the Curse of the Warmbloods (finished mid..., TuffGartin, Feb 23rd 2010, #4
5: Lariel by Garth Nix (finished late Jan.), TuffGartin, Feb 23rd 2010, #5
6: Abhorsen by Garth Nix (finished beg. Feb.), TuffGartin, Feb 23rd 2010 #6
7: Gregor and the Marks of Secret by Suzanne Collins (f..., TuffGartin, Feb 23rd 2010, #7
8: Gregor and the Code of Claw, TuffGartin, Feb 23rd 2010, #8
9: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins (finished mid Fe..., TuffGartin, Feb 23rd 2010, #9
10: Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins, TuffGartin, Mar 01st 2010, #10
11: Mister Monday by Garth Nix (Keys to Kingdom series), TuffGartin, Mar 26th 2010, #11
12: Grim Tuesday by Garth Nix (Keys to the Kingdom seri..., TuffGartin, Mar 26th 2010, #12
13: Drowned Wednesday by Garth Nix (Keys to the Kingdom..., TuffGartin, Mar 26th 2010, #13
14: Sir Thursday by Garth Nix (Keys to the Kingdom seri..., TuffGartin, Mar 26th 2010, #14

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