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When Stone Angels Walk

Warning: This post contains spoilers.

I’m going to be honest: The only reason I picked up Thomas Wolfe’s Look Homeward, Angel was because I liked the title. 398 more words

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The Medieval Fantasy

As I moved through the pages of A Song of Ice and Fire I realised why I like this particular kind of content so much. When I read about the glorious times of kings and queens and get to know more about the resplendent medieval period, my sense of wondering transports me to an era that I long to witness in person. 369 more words

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Stephen King

According to his online bibliography, this human word processing machine published 14 books in the years 1980 to 1989. That’s a lot of words, and he’s never, ever slowed down, save for a couple of years when he had an unfortunate encounter with a wayward mini-van. 353 more words

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"Stationary Bike" by Stephen King

Lately my eyes get tired fairly easily and I can’t focus so well on the printed word (normal size) so I’ve been relying on audiobooks for my literary needs. 545 more words

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Untitled Story

She walks, head held high, shoulders back, upright and confident, up to the ladder leading up to the tight rope. The crowd applauds and she can taste the electricity in the air. 330 more words

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Cat's Eye

Author:  Margaret Atwood

Published:  1988

Time:  ~ late 40’s to Present

A very different book than The Handmaid’s Tale but still with some disturbing undertones.  The book jacket says it is by turns disquieting, hilarious, compassionate, haunting and mordant, and I would agree.   298 more words

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Fun Fact Friday!!! Post #5 - Children's Books

Alice in Wonderland used to be banned in parts of China. “Bears, lions and other beasts cannot use a human language,” said General Ho Chien in 1931. 351 more words

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