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Jon McGregor's 'Reservoir 13': An uncanny insight into rural life

Jon McGregor’s latest novel, longlisted for the Booker Prize (and winner of the Costa Book Award 2017) begins with a mystery. Rebecca Shaw has gone missing. 1,139 more words


What should the Ultimate Schmoedown losers do next? (Teams: Round One)

Eight matches, 16 teams and countless memorable moments – the opening round of the 2017 Ultimate Schmoedown team tournament has left the remainder of tournament season with a lot to live up to. 1,480 more words

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TEAM PROFILE: Critically Acclaimed

TEAM NAME: Critically Acclaimed

COMPETITORS: William “The Beast” Bibbiani & Witney Seibold

FACTION: Growling Commandos


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I have been wanting to see this for ages and the only thing that has been holding me back, is that it’s subtitled… 428 more words

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You won’t find a more sensitively rendered, perceptive, or surprising coming-of-age film than Barry Jenkins’s Moonlight, now nominated for eight Oscars. Jenkins snatches characters who are usually portrayed on screen as a blank canvas- the junkie mother, the dug-dealer, the messed-up kid- and magically portrays them with humanity and complexity. 510 more words


New York Precinct " THE SEVEN FIVE "

Spend an evening with former members of New York’s finest, Officer Michael Dowd and Officer Walter Yurkiw; who in the 80’s became two of the most dangerous drug dealers in uniform. 340 more words