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Revisiting 'The Third Level' by Jack Finney

Past is a good place to visit, but certainly not a good place to stay. The Third Level by Jack Finney is an engrossing story set in the 1950’s. 602 more words


Book Review: About Time by Jack Finney

About Time: 12 Short Stories by Jack Finney

  • Print Length: 226 pages
  • Publisher: Touchstone (November 12, 2013)
  • Publication Date: November 12, 2013
  • Sold by: Simon and Schuster Digital Sales Inc…
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Saturday, November 3, 1972 (Midnight): Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

Synopsis: Called home early from a medical conference, small-town doctor Miles Bennell (Kevin McCarthy) meets his nurse Sally Withers (Jean Willes) at the Santa Mira train station.   1,312 more words

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)


Plot: A small-town doctor learns that the population of his community is being replaced by emotionless alien duplicates.


There may be spoilers the rest of the review… 745 more words


Review: "Invasion of the Body Snatchers" by Jack Finney (3 Stars)

Interesting concepts that provide creepy fun for the whole pod to enjoy.

The author loosely develops a fascinating concept that later provided a veritable sandbox of inspirations and interpretations for years of analysis. 528 more words

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Alive and Reading

The last six months or so have been downright hectic, so not much time to be frivolous and write about writing. However, I now finally have some space to breathe, time to reflect on what I’ve read over the past few months, and how it affected me. 446 more words