Series: Bartimaeus

Book View: The Golem’..

Book View: The Golem’s Eye

Short & Sweet: The second in the series, The Golem's Eye takes place just a little after the first book and Nathanial and Bartimaeus are reunited quickly. Not only does it follow the wizard and the demon, but also Kitty, a girl who is a part of the resistance. I really love Kitty's strength of character and Bartimaeus' witty humor. Nathanial still needs some work on his moral attitude, but I have high hopes for him in the next book. The narration was fantastic as usual and really brought the story along nicely.  Final Verdict: A fantastic sequel with more intrigue and fantasy. […]

Posted August 16, 2013
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Book View: The Amulet of Samarkand

  Short & Sweet: I must first comment on the fantastic narration of this novel, told from two points of view and the audiobook did a fantastic job with capturing the two characters. Of the two, I found myself enjoying Bartimaeus the most, the djinni who has been summoned by Nathaniel to aide him in getting revenge on a fellow magician. Unfortunately, this turns out for the worst and a small prank ends up putting Nathaniel and all he loves in grave danger. I love this book, reminding me a bit of a Harry Potter world – the ones with […]

Posted March 31, 2013
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