A Game of Thrones – George RR Martin
Martin's descriptions are beautiful but also full of emotive strength and poignant foreshadowing.
Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West – Gregory Maguire
How strange that someone read this book and thought to make a musical of it of all stories.
Conrad’s Fate – Diana Wynne Jones
I was quite surprised when I started reading this, directly after finishing the first book The Lives of Christopher Chant, to find that it was written in the first person.
The Lives of Christopher Chant – Diana Wynne Jones
Wynne Jones expertly enters the mind of a young boy and brings the reader with her.
House of Many Ways – Diana Wynne Jones
House of Many Ways is the third and final part of Diana Wynne Jone's Castle series.
Castle in the Air – Diana Wynne Jones
Like Howl's Moving Castle, Castle in the Air is a wonderful family read with strong morals about honour, courage and love.
Howl’s Moving Castle – Diana Wynne Jones
Filled with original magic and witty writing, Howl's Moving Castle is a treasure for the entire family.