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Old writer, young wife: The life and times of the fifth and final Mrs Brink

Afrikaner novelist André Brink married Karina Szczurek when he was 71 and she was 29. They were together for 10 years before he died on a plane, beside her, high above Africa. 39 more words

Karina Szczurek

Jack Reacher Poster

Here is a poster for the latest Tom Cruise movie “Jack Reacher”
(courtesy of IMDB)


Jack Reacher must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name.

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Pursuader - Jack Reacher

If I could only get the vision of Tom Cruise out of my head when I’m reading Jack Reacher novels. I like his work, but surely they can find another actor who’s at least a foot taller. 101 more words

Life & Leisure

The views of a Philistine?

Apart from Ann Handley’s very useful Everybody Writes which I am still poring over at work, I have recently been reading The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro and Lee Child’s… 625 more words


Becky's Two Hundred and Seventy-Third Book Review: "Nothing to Lose" by Lee Child

“Nothing to Lose” by Lee Child is the twelfth book in the Jack Reacher series. Reading through the series, I have come to know and love the character Jack Reacher. 356 more words

Book Review

Fall Movie Preview

Now that September is upon us (insert “Wake Me Up” reference), it’s time for the Fall movie preview. After the huge meh and let down that was Summer 2016, here’s hoping the Fall offers some better quality films. 1,833 more words