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40. 'The Collector' by John Fowles

I have always believed that true horror is at its best when it involves ordinary people in realistic situations. For example, I think Misery as one of the best of Stephen King’s “horror” novels. 854 more words


From butterflies to persons.

The trophy for one of the creepiest books I’ve ever read goes to John Fowles’s The Collector.

The author created such a perfect sociopath character it’s unbelievable. 202 more words


My Reading and I

The day Harry Potter and the Cursed Child came out, a friend who sits next to me in class opened the book at the strike of the first hour bell, and by the time the third hour ended, she slapped the book close and declared, “Man, I don’t know why Rowling chose to write… 668 more words

Just Like That.

Blackpaint 568 - Terry and Julie, Little Fascists, Ghost Cities

Photographer’s Gallery – Terence Donovan and “Made you Look”

In amongst the hard-faced young James Bond types in belted raincoats and beautiful, tubular, posing women, this captivating shot of Julie Christie, looking groomed but feral; there’s that smudge or graze near her elbow – bit more dirt and you could see it as a Don McCullin job.   602 more words

Painting, Traditional, Modern And Abstract, Conceptual Art

Book Reading List.

Hello everyone!

Today I am going to list you some books which will be on my book reading list to be able to write some beneficial book reviews on them. 283 more words


Friday 56, #10

It’s time for  Friday 56!  It’s a book meme hosted by Freda at Freda’s Voice. Be sure to visit her blog if you would like to participate! 191 more words

Books And Reading

Review: The Collector - John Fowles

Overdue Review… Oh dear! Seriously, I’ve gone a whole month with ZERO internet connection, so I’m now only just managing to post all of my reviews of books I read last month! 450 more words

Book Review