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Thursday, July 21, 2011

Book Recommendation

I just finished a book that Evan told me I must read. Having completed it, I must agree, it was a good read. So, if you are looking for an interesting fictional read this summer, may I recommend to you The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss?

The only downside to the book is that it's the first book of a trilogy, and the third book has yet to be published. So, I'm moving on to the second book, but then I will have to wait for an unknown amount of time to get the end of the story.

3 comments:

  1. What about for a 13 year old?

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  2. Hmmm, Jen, that's a good question. There is a small amount of swearing...maybe five words. There is a little why I would term "sexual tension" between the main character (a boy of about 17) and the girl that he loves, but nothing too serious - just some of his feelings towards girls. We did let Molly read it and she loved it.

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  3. Helpful. Dietrich recently watched The Bourne Series with us. It opened up the whole CIA spy thing for him. He found out they were books first and was interested until reading a bit about the books and the sexual situations. He's decided not to read them for now.

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