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The Willows and Beyond

The sequel to “The Willows in Winter” and “Toad Triumphant”, this story completes the tale of Toad of Toad Hall and his river bank friends. The young and old generations of animals rally together for the future of the river … Continue reading

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The Silmarillion

The forerunner to “Lord of the Rings”, “The Simarilion” fills in the background which lies behind the popular work, and gives the earlier history of Middle-earth, introducing some of the key characters.Author : The Silmarillion by J. R. R. Tolkien, … Continue reading

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Jimmy the Hand

Jimmy the Hand, gifted boy thief of Krondor, helps to rescue Princess Anita from Duke Guy du Bas-Tyra, but must then run from Guy’s secret police. Escaping to Sarth, he is unprepared for what greets him – a dark, dangerous … Continue reading

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The Lord of Lies

Val’s victory in Argattha was only the beginning of a war with Morjin. His brothers and his father King Shamesh march out to do battle with the armies of the Dark Angel. Val alone must protect the Lightstone.Author : The … Continue reading

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The Diamond Warriors

From the author of Neverness comes a powerful epic fantasy series, the Ea Cycle, as rich as Tolkien and as magical as the Arthurian myths. This is the climactic final volume.Author : The Diamond Warriors by David ZindellPublished by : … Continue reading

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Flying Lessons

When she sees the broomstick for sale outside Miss Strega’s hardware shop, Jessica is intrigued. She can’t resist peeking inside the shop and so begins her first lesson in witchcraft.Author : Flying Lessons by Maeve FrielPublished by : HarperCollins PublishersISBN … Continue reading

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Spelling Trouble

This is the second book in a magical series about Jessica, the ten-year-old witch-in-training. In this episode of Jess’ training, she starts flying lessons, learns spelling and charming under the eye of Miss Strega and meets with a host of … Continue reading

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Charming or What?

Miss Strega decides Jessica has to learn not only how to be charming, but how to DO charming. She takes her on holiday to the Charm Archipeligo and there, on Charm Major, lives her summer school teacher Pelagia.Author : Charming … Continue reading

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Brewing Up

Jessica and Miss Strega are off on an expedition to restock Miss Strega’s shop with brewing ingredients. She plays a trick on Miss Strega and Berkeley and Felicity brew up a nasty itchy brew. They all travel to the Market … Continue reading

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The Lord of the Rings

The first part of the “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy. Sauron, the Dark Lord, has gathered to him all the Rings of Power – the means by which he intends to rule Middle-Earth. All he lacks is the One … Continue reading

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