Tag Archives: Magic

Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge: Magic And Stars

It has been an age since I have written any haiku. Sigh! Recently  Denis at haiku hound commented on one of my posts, but added – where are your haiku? Good point Denis – his comment prompted me to write this post! … Continue reading

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Writers Quote Wednesday and #BeWow: Christmas Magic Thoughts

‘I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.‘ Child star actress Shirley Temple.   How sad, poor Shirley, six seems very young … Continue reading

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My Kyrosmagica Review of A Darker Shade of Magic by V. E. Schwab

Hi. Welcome to Kyrosmagica. Time to do a review, what’s on the cards today? A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab, that’s what. Goodreads Synopsis: Kell is one of the last Travelers—rare magicians who choose a parallel universe to … Continue reading

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My Kyrosmagica Review of Snow Like Ashes by Sara Raasch

Goodreads synopsis: Sixteen years ago the Kingdom of Winter was conquered and its citizens enslaved, leaving them without magic or a monarch. Now, the Winterians’ only hope for freedom is the eight survivors who managed to escape, and who have … Continue reading

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My Kyrosmagica review of Garth Nix’s Lirael

Goodreads synopsis: Lirael has never felt like a true daughter of the Clayr. Now, two years past the time when she should have received the Sight that is the Clayr’s birthright, she feels alone, abandoned, unsure of who she is. … Continue reading

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My Kyrosmagica Review of Rebel Belle by Rachel Hawkins

Goodreads Synopsis: Harper Price, peerless Southern belle, was born ready for a Homecoming tiara. But after a strange run-in at the dance imbues her with incredible abilities, Harper’s destiny takes a turn for the seriously weird. She becomes a Paladin, … Continue reading

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My Kyrosmagica Review of Half Bad by Sally Green

Goodreads Synopsis: Half Bad by Sally Green is a breathtaking debut novel about one boy’s struggle for survival in a hidden society of witches. You can’t read, can’t write, but you heal fast, even for a witch. You get sick … Continue reading

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