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Why Is Life About Fiction?

Life is about fiction.  It’s just something I’ve come to believe.  You could say that there’s some self-justification in that: throughout my experience of life, I’ve often found fictional worlds to be more vivid than the real one that I apparently live in; tragedies in made-up stories often hit me harder than the real ones you hear about on the news, and I’ve often felt guilty about that. 1,460 more words


Days 5, 6, and 7

Producing two films simultaneously will eat up your time. Moving into physical production for one and holding auditions for the other will give you tunnel vision. 56 more words

Book Tags | The Harry Potter Tag

This fizzing whizzbee of a tag was created by the wonderful people over at Bookidote. Not content with just creating a super cool tag, they also made all of the INSANE graphics below. 733 more words

Book Bloggers

Book Review: His Dark Materials spin off books

At the end of my review of His Dark Materials trilogy I mentioned that I was going to purchase the spin off books and now that I’ve read them I thought I’d do a review. 680 more words

Book Review

The Amber Spyglass - Philip Pullman

I’m writing this review having finished this book nearly 2 months ago, so I’m struggling to remember exactly what happened within it. However, I do remember that I liked the book, and overall I have liked the series. 354 more words

Other Books

Book review: "The Northern Lights" by Philip Pullman

Hi everyone – so I’m going to start posting book reviews on this blog, and this time I’m reviewing book number one from one of my favourite series: ‘The Northern Lights’ by Philip Pullman, from the ‘His Dark Materials’ series. 664 more words