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Vampire Academy

I was right. I do (did) own the Vampire Academy books. They weren’t in great shape so it wasn’t easy to read them but I managed. 1,056 more words

The Red Right Hand by Joel Townsley Rogers

The Red Right Hand (1945) by Joel Townsley Rogers. I’d heard about this book last year and bought it but never read it. Rich’s review at… 404 more words

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Book Review – Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

Ms. Flynn hooked me with the first line and kept my attention riveted until the very end. I write without reservation that the author crafted the most suspenseful novel I’ve ever had the pleasure of reading. 625 more words

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'Rebecca' | book review

«Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again..»

Daphne du Maurier, ‘Rebecca’

One of the classic gothic romances ‘Rebecca’ is famous for its opening lines, nameless unreliable narrator and the Manderley mansion, where the story is taking place.

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Review of Fractal Prince - Book 2 of The Quantum Thief series by Hannu Rajaniemi

On the edges of physical space a thief, helped by a sardonic ship, is trying to break into a Schrődinger box. He is doing the job for his patron, and the owner of the ship, Mieli. 510 more words

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Understanding Point of View and Setting

I’ve used The Bedford Introduction to Literature to help summarize and define point of view and setting. I’ll use all my own writing samples to illustrate the definitions. 3,329 more words

Tom Hanks--"Alan Bean Plus Four" (New Yorker, October 27, 2014)

SOUNDTRACK: PRIMUS-“Mephisto & Kevin” (1998).

On the South Park Chef Aid album, Primus played this song.  It’s not one of their best, but it’s a fun little number.  577 more words

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