The Stranger Times – CK McDonnell

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"The two men stood on the rooftop, watching the city toss and turn in its sleep." Hannah is feeling rather desperate for work when she lands a job as the assistant editor with the Stranger Times newspaper. As a result, she hasn't actually researched the publication much - and is more than a little shocked … Continue reading The Stranger Times – CK McDonnell

Chosen Ones – Veronica Roth

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"The Drain looked the same every time, with all the people screaming as they ran away from the giant dark cloud of chaos but never running fast enough." Ten years ago, a group of teenagers saved the world from The Dark One, a shadowy figure wielding terrible magical powers. The discovery that magic was real had … Continue reading Chosen Ones – Veronica Roth

Broken Homes – Ben Aaronovitch

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"At twenty-three minutes past eleven Robert Weil drove his 53 registered Volvo V70 across the bridge that links Pease Pottage, the improbably named English village, with Pease Pottage, the motorway service station." Despite finding the previous installment - Whispers Under Ground - a little disappointing in terms of the overall series, it did leave me keen … Continue reading Broken Homes – Ben Aaronovitch