Invincible Compendium 1 Book Review

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Invincible is a superhero comic series that has a slightly different take on the genre. The series consists of a mammoth 144 issues, running for over 15 years, from 2003 to 2018. Compendium 1 (featured in this post) covers issues 1 to 47. It is the coming of age story of teenager Mark Grayson who uses the alter ego 'Invincible' to fight crime. He is the son of Omni-Man who is not from earth and is the most powerful man on the planet. ... 

Journey Under The Midnight Sun by Keigo Higashino – Book Review

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I became an instant fan of Higashino when I read The Devotion of Suspect X on the recommendation of my neighborhood bookstore. That was a fast-paced thriller and I went through it almost in one go. Journey Under The Midnight Sun differs from Suspect X in its pace but not in its impact. Here the pace is much more balanced it does not leave your heart pounding out of your chest as you get to the big reveal. ... 

Guards! Guards! by Terry Pratchett – Book Review

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This was my first experience of reading the fascinating Discworld series and I had a blast. Initially, I was apprehensive because I usually enjoy Epic Fantasy with good action so It was hard to imagine a good fantasy book that was a comedy. My doubts were cleared within the first 50 pages of the book because I was laughing hard as soon as it began. The interaction between Carrot and his parents as well as the first meeting of the secret society are both hilarious sequences. ... 

Reckoners Trilogy By Brandon Sanderson – Book Review

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The Reckoners trilogy is a Sci-Fi Fantasy series written by one of the most prolific modern-day authors (and my personal fav), Brandon Sanderson. The series follows a group of individuals called Reckoners who have taken it upon themselves to fight the evil 'Epics' that have taken over the world.  ...