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Wildly Enthusiastic Review: Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell

If you wondered why there’ve been no book reviews for a while (you weren’t, were you), it’s because one book took all my reading time: 569 more words

Review

The Fayborn Series by J. Aleksandr Wootton

In tales where a child or young adult is going to save the world, the hero-in-waiting is usually withering away in obscurity, knowing they were meant for so much more but spending their lives doing homework, harvesting cabbages, working fast food, or doing whatever mundane and meaningless chore is before them. 1,283 more words

Reflections

Rage, rage against the dying of the fright.

Hallowe’en shall end with morning’s light;
Retailers play carols at the break of day —
Rage, rage against the dying of the night. 134 more words

Kitchen Stove Stories

Subversion, Pastiche and Parody

Pastiche

  • a literary, artistic, musical, or architectural work that imitates the style of previous work, “His building designs are pastiches based on classical forms”.

Parody… 294 more words

Subversion

Pulp Appeal: Philip José Farmer

10/22/17 – Updated to include corrected links. See Note [2]

As with Matt’s article about the Chronicles of Amber last week, no one could rightfully call Philip José Farmer a pulp writer. 1,288 more words

Pulp Appeal

12 - Pastiche

Ishaan K Rayani

English 10A

Journey’s: Touching the Void

4th October 2017

Pastiche of what Joe Might have Written in His Diary

Plane Journey From London: … 1,027 more words

English 9A

12 - Pastiche, Touching the Void

Planning:

  • calm neutral voice
  • very descriptive of surroundings and the smallest details
  • good word choice which make it very detailed and the reader gets a good impression of what is going through joe’s mind…
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English 10a