Browsing All Posts published on »July, 2008«

Artemis Fowl: The Arctic Incident – Eoin Colfer

July 31, 2008

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The Arctic Incident is the second book of the Artemis Fowl series. The Lower Elements Police (LEP) discover that a low-level goblin gang are using recycled weapons and powering them wit highly illegal human power sources. Holly Short believes that her old enemy Artemis Fowl is behind it, but the answer in fact lies within […]

Torchwood: Trace Memory – David Llewellyn

July 31, 2008

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Trace Memory is the fifth Torchwood book to be published. It covers the story of Michael Bellini, who was almost killed when a crate being delivered to Torchwood exploded. He is not killed but finds that he leaps uncontrollably through time and has visited every member of the Torchwood team throughout their lifetimes. When he […]

Run – Jeff Abbott

July 31, 2008

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Run is written by Jeff Abbott and is filled with action until the very end. Throughout the book the perspective changes chapter by chapter. From chapter to chapter the setting will completely change. At times this can get confusing. Ben Forsberg is central to the storyline as his past and present comes back to haunt […]

Ginger Snaps – Cathy Cassidy

July 29, 2008

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  Oh god I hear ye groan, but remember, not everyone who reads this frowns apon girly twaddle. And besides, I’m a Cassidy fan 😀 Ginger Snaps is all about friendship and trust. We meet Ginger, at primary school she was teased because she was overweight and she didn’t fit in with the “cool” kids, […]

The Kite Runner – Khaled Hossieni

July 19, 2008

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    This book is a modern day classic in my eyes. In the first part of the book, we learn about two young boys – Amir and Hassan – who have been brought up together in the same house with the same people, but they go on to live completely different lives. When Amir […]

Chris Ryan – Ultimate Weapon

July 8, 2008

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       Chris Ryan – Ultimate Weapon     Her lover Jed Bradley is one of the SAS’s toughest young agents, dropped behind enemy lines in the build up to the Iraq War to find the truth about Saddam Hussein’s weapons of mass destruction. Caught up in a global power play, Nick and Jed […]

Sabriel- Garth Nix

July 7, 2008

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  Sabriel is the first in a series of books written by Garth Nix about a necromancer who dosen’t raise the dead – but keeps them dead! The book is named after the main character, Sabriel, a girl fresh out of school with great prospects. Then her whole life turns upside down when a dead […]