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First post!

Hi there! 

Let’s see…I’m currently reading “The Wasp Factory” by Iain Banks. It’s an interesting one about a young psychopath who has committed three murders. Well he’s committed many more if you count all the bugs and animals he’s killed. 343 more words


Review: The Wasp Factory

The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

The Wasp Factory, by Iain Banks, is considered to be one of the most controversial books of the 20th Century. 1,004 more words

Enter The Wasp Factory

If you’re looking for a book to completely weird you out, The Wasp Factory is the one for you. It’s a real page-turner that will literally draw out the lurker in you. 1,250 more words


First Novels

It is interesting to go back to beginnings. Iain Banks is too well known to be introduced – his website even says so! Despite his fourteen literary novels, in many circles he is arguably better known as science fiction writer Iain M Banks. 414 more words

The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks

Rating: 4 Stars ★★★★☆

I had been making the rounds of the Sacrifice Poles the day we heard my brother had escaped.


Frank, no ordinary sixteen-year-old, lives with his father outside a remote Scottish village.

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4 Stars

35. Walking on Glass 

Hello there! Today I am having a day of mischief on the internet as it has been a while since I’ve been able to sit and get stuck in some eternal scroll. 728 more words


Book Review: The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks

3/5 Stars.

Well, that was…interesting. As a longtime fan of macabre, grotesque, and gruesome fiction, The Wasp Factory had been on my radar for nearly a decade. 288 more words