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The Fifth Child

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE IN A GROUP TO ACCESS ITS GALLERY, INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS OF WHICH CAN BE VIEWED FULL SIZE BY SCROLLING DOWN AND CHECKING BOX AT BOTTOM RIGHT… 325 more words

Mervyn Peake

“To live at all is miracle enough.”
― Mervyn Peake

[Article] Weird Writers: #12 — Mervyn Peake

Mervyn Peake (1911 — 1968) was a visionary English writer, poet, and artist named to The Times’ list of “The 50 Greatest British Writers since 1945.” Peake is best-known for the phantasmagorical Gormenghast series (1946 – 1959).

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Articles

Scurte #573

– în pregătire la Amazon, serialul TV Lord of the Rings va avea cinci sezoane și va beneficia de un buget de un miliard de dolari. 96 more words

SF

Neil Gaiman and Akiva Goldsman adapting Mervyn Peake's Gormenghast Trilogy

‘FremantleMedia North America is doubling down on the fantastical after securing the rights to Gormenghast by Mervyn Peake with Neil Gaiman and Akiva Goldsman ( 204 more words

News

A Shadow-Raven

This week’s excerpt is short and anything but sweet…

“Isabella had squashed and squeezed Pip’s shadow into a feathery shape. She was reaching up now to place it in a brass bird-cage that swung from the ceiling. 85 more words

Children's Books

Six Impossible Things

How many of us, if we saw our own white rabbits, would chase it down the rabbit hole to our own Wonderlands? Many of us would dismiss that we even saw the rabbit would admit that we had? 1,275 more words