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Twists in the tales

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Hidden Turnings
Douglas Hill, Tanith Lee, Robert Westall, Garry Kilworth, Lisa Tuttle, Diana Wynne Jones, Mary Rayner, Geraldine Harris, Helen Cresswell, Emma Ball, Roger Zelazny, Terry Pratchett… 1,229 more words


The Consequence of Denying "What If"

Nurses in the intensive care unit step aside, for I move with purpose. It is my father’s gait, one I followed year after year as he brought me along to visit sick parishioners. 1,571 more words


My Review: Howl's Moving Castle

Howl’s Moving Castle was so much better than I ever could have thought. I have watched the movie growing up and truly loved it. It never occurred to me, however, to read the book. 232 more words


Old Favourites: Rereading The Worlds of Chrestomanci

When I was at my parents’ house last week I pulled out the stack of Chrestomanci books that had been hiding in my large book collection since I was quite young. 359 more words


Video post: Not what it sounds like...

For the uninitiated, Booktube tag videos are a kind of game: someone will make up a tag – the Booktube Secrets Tag, the Booktube Newbie Tag – which consists of a series of questions.  52 more words


"The Plague of Peacocks" by Diana Wynne Jones

“The Plague of Peacocks”, like “The Fluffy Pink Toadstool” was first published in Puffin Post, and has the same child vs. Annoying Grown-Up(s) theme. Comparatively, though, I found “The Plague of Peacocks” a lot more satisfying. 566 more words


When magic's misused

Diana Wynne Jones The Pinhoe Egg
HarperCollins Children’s Books 2007 (2006)

The last of the Chrestomanci books written by Diana Wynne Jones, The Pinhoe Egg… 1,403 more words