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5 Books on my To-Read List

  1. The Last Mughal by William Dalrymple (Goodreads page)
    A powerful account of the 1857 mutiny in Delhi and the fall of the last Mughal emperor, Bahadur Shah Zafar. 
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Book Review | Warm Bodies

If I had to choose one genre of film as my favourite, I would have to say horror. That’s a bit of a cheat because there are so many sub-genres within the horror genre, but there you go, don’t be unreasonable! 465 more words

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I love reading but I have a terrible book memory. I have a great song-lyric memory and an even better movie trivia memory but a seriously crappy book memory. 1,795 more words

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Good Ol' Plain Jane

“Governments and fashions come and go, but Jane Eyre is for all time” – Jasper Fforde, The Eyre Affair

Jane Eyre – written by Charlotte Brontë and published in 1847 under the name Currer Bell – has been around for almost 200 years, so there are plenty of discussion questions floating around on the internet. 727 more words

Reader, I married THIS BOOK

“I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.”

Ladies and un-ladies, Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre… 190 more words

review: "the unlikely pilgrimage of harold fry" by rachel joyce

Released: July 2012

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Blurb: Harold Fry is convinced that he must deliver a letter to an old friend in order to save her, meeting various characters along the way and reminiscing about the events of his past and people he has known, as he tries to find peace and acceptance.