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'The Maze Runner' hits a brick wall

If Thomas were in his mid-50s, we’d be worried about early-onset Alzheimer’s. But when a healthy boy emerges from a box with next to no memories, something greater is at play. 435 more words


Imparatul Mustelor sau ciocnirea intre omenie si dezumanizare

Un grup de copii scapa cu viata din catastrofa prabusirii unui avion si incearca sa supravietuiasca pe o insula pustie din mijlocul Pacificului. Au sansa la aventura vietii lor, departe de adulti si de regulile acestora. 428 more words


The Inheritors, by William Golding

The Inheritors, by William Golding. My review for Nudge.

A chewy but fascinating and impressive prehistorical novel by the author of Lord of the Flies… 57 more words

Books + Stories

Book review - Lord of the Flies

William Golding wrote a book about a group of schoolboys who end up on a deserted island because of a plane crash. With nothing more than clothes they try to make the best out of the situation and try to survive by immediately choosing a leader. 315 more words


Quote of the Week

We’ve got to have rules and obey them. After all, we’re not savages. We’re English, and the English are best at everything.

-William Golding, Lord of the Flies


Review: Lord of the Flies - William Golding

Rating:  3

This is one of those that seems odd I’ve never read.  While it often hits reading lists, my classes were always reading something else.   865 more words


Lord of the Flies – William Golding

I know, I know, I know. It is shocking that someone who claims to love books has missed out on some of the classics, both modern and ‘classic’ classic as I call them, we can’t read everything after all can we? 1,388 more words