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Book Review: She by H. Rider Haggard 

This is the second book by Haggard I’ve read, having quite enjoyed King Solomon’s Mines and intrigued by the premise of this book, which sees a journey to find a mysterious, mythical queen known as She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed. 276 more words


9 & 10: Murder on the Orient Express and King Solomon’s Mines

Reading mysteries when you know the solution is very peculiar, and so rereading one’s Poirot or Holmes is a singular experience. Murder on the Orient Express… 308 more words


Allan Quatermain # 1 : H. Rider Haggard - "Marie"

When we meet world-renowned adventurer Allan Quatermain in Alan Moore’s “League of Extraordinary Gentlemen,” he’s a zonked-out “opium-sot” in a den in Cairo, although he quickly recovers from his beastly state thanks to a little tough love from Ms. 547 more words


All Things Live Forever

“Yea, all things live forever, though at times they sleep and are forgotten.”

~ H. Rider Haggard

Monthly Post 2016

She (1911)

“‘She’ offers to show them flames to bathe in, which gives one eternal life…”

Director:  George O. Nichols

Starring:  Marguerite Snow, James Cruze, Viola Alberti, William C. 2,363 more words


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Yea, all things live forever, though at times they sleep and are forgotten.

H. Rider Haggard

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Swords v Cthulhu read-a-thon #7 | A. Scott Glancy

As outlined in an earlier post, in the coming weeks I will be dedicating an entry to each story in the upcoming anthology Swords v Cthulhu, edited by Molly Tanzer and Jesse Bullington and published by Stone Skin Press. 562 more words