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Birthmarked - Caragh O'Brien

What do I see? Another Young Adult dystopian novel? Another one lost in the hubbub of similar trilogies that won’t be noticed over the noise of The Hunger Games? 324 more words

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Wishlist Wednesday: The Martian by Andy Weir

Wishlist Wednesday is a meme hosted by Pen to Paper, where bloggers get the chance to show which books they’ve added to their wishlist this week. 357 more words

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Book Review : Insurgent by Veronica Roth (Divergent #2)

Book: Insurgent (Divergent #2)

Author : Veronica Roth

Plot: Insurgent picks up after the simulation attack that we saw at the end of Divergent focussing on how abnegation and other factions react to what happened and how the world of both Beatrice and Four comes tumbling when new secrets and circumstance comes into light. 387 more words

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“I used to imagine adventures for myself, I invented a life, so that I could at least exist somehow.”

- Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Notes from Underground

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Day 106: A book you love.

I love reading and I’ve read quite a lot of books. I’ve written about several of them already but I don’t believe I’ve written about “The Time Traveler’s Wife” yet. 93 more words

365 Day Journal Challenge

Personal Knowledge: Submitting to Authority and Tradition

To learn by example is to submit to authority. You follow your master because you trust his manner of doing things even when you cannot analyse and account in detail for its effectiveness.

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Sitcom a History in 24 Episodes from I Love Lucy to Community

This is a pretty good book by writer Saul Austerlitz.  Each chapter is about an episode of a sitcom and also that sitcom itself.  I have not finished the book yet but I am enjoying it. 72 more words

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