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Cult TV Essentials: Aquila

Aquila¬†was a British children’s television show based on the book Aquila by British author Andrew Norriss. It aired on the BBC from 1997 to 1998, lasting two series (13 episodes). 260 more words

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That Eye The Sky - Does Tim Winton need a little realism with his magic? (Theatre Review)

That Eye,The Sky

New Theratre, 15 March to 16 April 2016

You can Grab your tickets here.

Photos by Bob Seary

When Patrick White lamented in 1958 the absence of a complex and mature Australian literary system, he said: 937 more words

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Top 5: Books

Hello there person! Have you had a nice day?

I wanted my first blog post to be a way for people to get to know something about me without making a boring ‘my first post’ that no ones cares about. 944 more words

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Let's Talk Books -- Lolito

Warning: Spoilers!

I’ve got no quirky background story for once! I was browsing Barnes & Noble, I saw Lolito on the shelf with an interesting font on the spine, wondered if this was like… 1,369 more words

Let's Talk Books

Latest reading - don't read bad Sci-Fi, it hurts too much.

My latest reading adventures can be summed up like this:

Rome wasn’t built in a… wow, mind that meteor!

I’ve been relaxing into work by cutting out all exercise. 546 more words

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You Dirty Panda

Oh God. This book was so disgustingly filthy I feel like I should go out and buy a copy for everyone I know who has a sick sense of humor like a 15-year-old boy. 413 more words

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The Power of a Morning Routine

“I’ve never been a snooze button person. If I could afford to waste my time with a snooze button, I would just set my alarm later.” … 459 more words