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The Great Dust-Up

The Secret Commonwealth, by Philip Pullman – The second in the Book of Dust series, the prequel/sequels to His Dark Materials, it takes place some time after Lyra has saved the universe, and she’s now a twenty-year-old attending classes at … Continue reading

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Just Another Anansi Story

Anansi Boys, by Neil Gaiman – In this book, Charles Nancy, usually called “Fat Charlie” despite the fact he isn’t fat, attends his father’s funeral only to find that his dad was the trickster god Anansi, and he has a … Continue reading

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