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Making Choices

On Friday I completed what I think will be my last survey for an online market research forum into contemporary books. When I first received the email inviting me to join, I liked the idea of filling in surveys about the books I bought and read. 1,035 more words


Lolita: A Crude Perversion or A Relentless Love? Short Book Review.

Humbert Humbert, the protagonist of this infamous and taboo wrecking 1950’s novel by Vladimir Nabokov has some serious issue within his head. Or rather, his heart. 924 more words



“Americanah” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is the story of Ifemelu, who is about to move back to Nigeria after years in the States. Ostensibly, it’s about Ifemelu and Obinze, who are about to rekindle their love for the first time in 15 years; however, as with all novels, the story expands beyond that. 890 more words


My new pickups!

I cannot wait to read these books!

Literature - A rational review

If literary masterpieces are adjudged true, then what lie is ?
And if they aren’t, then what truth is ?

In fact, it is shallow to seek rational truth in tales ! 42 more words


Recommendation: The Age of Miracles

There is a lot of dystopian lit out there, so it’s often difficult to find a story that is unique and exciting to read. 192 more words


The Button (part 2)

Part 2 of 3

He sat on a minimalistic yet comfortable chair in a sparsely decorated office. After a minute of waiting, Mr. Snell – a tall, thin, man in his sixties wearing a suit and modern angular glasses – briskly strode in to the office and sat behind the desk. 828 more words