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Book review: Trial by Fire, by Josephine Angelini

Angelini, Josephine. Trial by Fire (Worldwalker Series #1). Feiwel & Friends. 2014. 978-1-250-05088-5. P. 384. 12-17 yrs. P.9, Q.9.

Her life threatening allergies make Lily’s life very difficult. 107 more words

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An Entirely Factual Recounting

Over the past few years I’ve been asked to house and animal-sit for a few families from church.  After one of them left me a note properly explaining the extent of my duties, I took it upon myself to properly explain what happened for the duration of my stay. 1,292 more words

The Wonders Of Technology

UR by Stephen King

UR by Stephen King. This is a short done-in-a-day read that, like most Stephen King books, turns something harmless into something a bit creepy. The main character, Wesley, buys what he thinks is an ordinary… 234 more words


Things you never thought you would hear

“It’s not that I want to kick Jogi and Hansi out, it’s that they’ve kicked me out.”

That’s not sentence I ever thought I’d hear. Our conversation about characters and alternate universes took the most interesting and unexpected turn and that was the result. 1,258 more words

Jogi Löw

The Long Earth by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter

Having seen Terry Pratchett being interviewed and talking about this book at the Hay Festival a couple of years ago, I was very pleased to receive it as a birthday gift. 357 more words