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The Astronaut Wives Club

The Astronaut Wives Club by Lily Koppel
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

A very open and honest look at the other half of America’s early space program. 173 more words


Where It All Began

First of all, thank you. Thanks for taking your time out of your day to read this blog. My name is Adriena Rae Lopez and I am a 19 year old Pre-Medicine Biology Student at West Texas A&M University. 2,001 more words

Review: My Name is Truth

My Name is Truth: The Life of Sojourner Truth by Ann Turner, illustrated by James Ransome.
Harper Collins Children’s Books, New York, 2015.
Picture book biography, 32 pages. 686 more words

Book Review

Hacksaw Ridge

Directed by Mel Gibson in his first movie since 2006’s Apocalypto, Hacksaw Ridge is a tremendous World War II movie that is remarkable both for its brutally realistic depiction of war and powerful story of heroism. 796 more words


Where Memories Go - book Review

This is one of the saddest books I’ve ever read. That’s not to say it isn’t good, it is. ┬áBut it is also pretty unrelentingly sad. 719 more words

The London Beckett Seminar 2016-2017

The London Beckett Seminar at the Institute of English Studies will bring together national and international scholars, researchers and postgraduates to discuss issues arising from the prose, theatre and poetry of Samuel Beckett that pertain to aspects of literary, philosophical and historical analysis with particular attention to translation studies, performance and practice, digital humanities and visual cultures. 399 more words