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Black Swan Green by David Mitchell

Jason Taylor is a 13-year-old living in the small village, Black Swan Green. Already working hard to fit in with the other boys at school, to top it off Jason has a stammer that he hopes none of the other kids ever find out about. 264 more words

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The Christmas Carol Book Tag

I love Christmas. It’s seriously my favourite time of year. Better than my birthday, even. I like everyone I love being together, eating delicious Christmassy food, giving each other presents, and basically just hanging out. 865 more words

Extorting Bibliophilia

Cloud Atlas: A Review (well sort of...)

The latest Goodreads giveaway that I had the privilege of reading was the paperback edition of David Mitchell’s Cloud Atlas. While it has been out for a decade (and has even been selected for the list of the 1001-books that you should read before you die), this was my first exposure to it. 1,147 more words

Cloud Atlas and other stories.

Saw a couple of movies in the past few days.

Cloud Atlas was one. Did capture my attention for the most of it and definitely warrants a second watch if only just to see how the various stories are linked to each other. 88 more words

'Cloud Atlas' by David Mitchell

“It’s a sandwich book!”

This I exclaimed to whoever asked me how my reading of ‘Cloud Atlas’ was going. Indeed, they never quite understood what I meant to say. 327 more words


Amazon is offering Thor: The Dark World (2-Disc 3D Blu-ray + Blu-ray + Digital HD) for $19.99 with free Prime shipping (free trial) or on orders of $35 or more (matched at… 169 more words


Cloud Atlas

“What’s cloudy, darling?”                             

My life amounts to no more than one drop in a limitless ocean. Yet what is any ocean, but a multitude of drops? 1,659 more words