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Got Myself a Copy – A Confusion of Princes

Some of you may know that alongside writing, I’m a bookseller at Waterstone’s, and that means I get advance copies of books sometimes months before they’re published, yay! I’ve decided that I’m going to use this blog to review books as well as update you about The Seckry Sequence. Recently I got hold of A Confusion of Princes by Garth Nix which I believe will be released on 15th May, so I’m going to read it and give my honest opinion. So far it looks awesome, even though I wasn’t a fan of Sabriel (it was too bleak and grim and horror/gothic based for my personal taste, although I know loads of people love it). This looks completely different to that series, so I’m really looking forward to it. My ARC actually came with a note from UK editorial director of Harper Collins (and fellow author) Nick Lake, comparing this book to Battlestar Galactica, and I absolutely Read more