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Through the Cracks by Honey Brown

In brief: Adam leads a life different to your average teenager. When he escapes, Billy takes him under his wing. But can they both survive life on the streets? 635 more words

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The Eyre Affair {Book Review}

Published Date: February 25, 2003
Publisher: Penguin Books
Author: Jasper Fforde
Pages: 374
Genres: Fantasy, Mystery, Humor

Welcome to a surreal version of Great Britain, circa 1985, where time travel is routine, cloning is a reality (dodos are the resurrected pet of choice), and literature is taken very, very seriously. 639 more words

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Bigmouth Strikes Again, or: I Know Morrissey Hates It When People Use This Title and He Is Exactly the Kind of Person to Google Himself

Morrissey is writing a novel, and this worries me. It worries me because he is a fantastic writer who has never had or needed constraints, and writing a novel without constraints requires tremendous self-discipline or the egregious ability to completely ignore reading as a reader would. 1,219 more words


Review: Falling Kingdoms By Morgan Rhodes.

From the blurb:

In a land where magic has been forgotten but peace has reigned for centuries, a deadly unrest is simmering.
Three kingdoms battle for power. 489 more words


The Book Exchange

One of my favourite bookshops – favourite places even – is The Book Exchange in Amsterdam (for more pictures and information, see this page). This place is proof that if someone wants to take all my money and not get arrested for it, setting up an independent, used book shop is the best way to go about it. 183 more words