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The Friday 56...

The Friday 56 is a weekly blog meme hosted by Freda’s Voice. Join in every Friday, the rules are simple.

*Grab a book, any book. 113 more words



Occasionally I wander into a book store and end up leaving with a book or two.

Yesterday I went into the small second hand book store on Buccleuch Street in Edinburgh, and came out with a book. 48 more words


Battle Royale - Koushun Takami

What’s it all about?:

Koushun Takami’s notorious high-octane thriller is based on an irresistible premise: a class of junior high school students is taken to a deserted island where, as part of a ruthless authoritarian program, they are provided arms and forced to kill one another until only one survivor is left standing. 936 more words

Book Reviews

From "Battle Royale" Part One

Now you may think this is a horrible game. But in life the unexpected is bound to happen. You must at all times maintain self-control in order to respond properly to accidents. 18 more words

Battle Royale