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Parasitology: Contagious New Novels

Reading a fictionalised account of an outbreak that renders its hosts hopeless is pretty scary when the Ebola virus is the source of decidedly non-fictional headlines. 387 more words

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E-Book Review: TENUGI (Japanese Hand Towels)

TENUGI (Japanese Hand Towels), an e-book published by Airy Rhyme, Inc., is one of a series of e-books about traditional Japanese culture. The series aims to introduce traditional items and skills deeply rooted in Japan, and so far consists of three titles: … 448 more words

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Bhagavad Gita: Chapter 14: Guntreye Vibhaag Yoga - The Yoga of Three Qualities of Material Nature

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Chapter 14:Guntreye Vibhaag Yoga – The Yoga of Three Qualities of Material Nature

In chapter 14 Krishna reveals matters pertaining… 1,327 more words

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Summer Fun Time Reading '14

Summer is almost here, and I can’t tell you how glad I am. So smear yourself up with sunscreen and bug repellent, find your kickiest sandals, put the finishing touches on your Wicker Man and don’t forget to wear a hat because I have some comics to make your summer just a little more fun whether it’s by the pool, on your porch, holed up in your bedroom with a box fan set on high or dancing and singing “Sumer is Icumen In” as you sacrifice a virgin representative of a king to the Old Gods to ensure a good harvest in the fall.

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Sailor Twain, or, the Mermaid in the Hudson

I had really high expectations for this book. I love graphic novels, and I love mermaids, and I love Gilded Age American settings. Sailor Twain is all these, so I figured it’d be impossible not to instantly become my favorite thing ever. 1,225 more words

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Party On With Rachael Smith

Meet Mish, Siobhan and Neil. They’re a little bit lost.

Stuck in supposedly ‘stop-gap’ jobs and slumming it in their house-share with red wine and ‘Come Dine With Me’ repeats, the trio of pals attempt to relive the glory of their uni days with an impromptu house party attended by the local so-hot-right-now indie rock band. 199 more words

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