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Book Review: I’m Still Alive by Kelly Blanchard

-starts playing Aloe Blacc’s Back In The Saddle in the background-

It’s time to kick my butt into gear and knock these reviews out! I have this one and hopefully a review for Mina Cortez by Jeffrey Cook should be finished by tonight or tomorrow morning. I’ve been in an awful funk lately and I’m trying to force myself out of it. Bah!

Anyways! On to review!

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Book Review; Elantris by Brandon Sanderson

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As the image suggests, my first official book for the New Year was Brandon Sanderson’s debut novel, Elantris which was released in 2005.  Aside from a short story, this is more-or-less a stand alone high fantasy story with more books possible in the future.

From the back of the book: Elantris was the city of the gods. What power could have cursed it?
Raoden, prince of Arelon, was loved by all, including the princess he’d never met. Where has he gone?
Hrathen, high priest of Fjordell, will convert the people of Arelon or kill them. How will he decide?
Sarene, princess of Teod, was a widow before she was ever married. Who can stand against her?

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