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Book Review: "Everything, Everything", by Nicola Yoon

Published in 2015 by Corgi | Four feathers


This book is about Madeline, who is allergic to the world and cannot leave the house. She’s fairly content with her lonely life, until she gets to know the new neighbour who moves in next door. 109 more words


Kingsman: The Golden Circle | Review


If Kingsman: The Secret Service was intent on, and successful in, putting the fun back into spy cinema, its sequel, The Golden Circle, has clearly been established to bring back the silliness and smutty immaturity. 877 more words


Author Spotlight: Sandhya Menon for 'When Dimple Met Rishi'

I recently read and reviewed When Dimple Met Rishi, by Sandhya Menon. As I came to the the end of the book- the flap where you often have the author’s bio, this is what it read. 755 more words


Infected by Repression

A review of Colleen Anderson’s “Sins of the Father” in OnSpec #105, vol 28, No. 2
By Derek Newman-Stille

Colleen Anderson’s deeply psychological tale “Sins of the Father” brings attention to the long term repercussions of violence, not only on the victims of violence, but on the family of the person who is perpetrating violence. 245 more words

Fiction Book Reviews

Update: Ltl Acorn Ltl-5510MC

With two years use, time to do a review update. I bought my Ltl Acorn Ltl-5510MC in August 2015 and while it is no longer available, the model which replaced it (Ltl-5511MC) seems to have practically the same specifications and physical design. 1,693 more words


The Second Doctor Who Annual

So, what did the princely sum of 10/6 buy you in 1966? Quite a lot, actually – a beautifully illustrated book with plenty of reading matter and none of the unimaginative factual nonsense that plagued the later annuals. 295 more words

Doctor Who

High end products I can't live with out 

I cannot stress how unnecessary it is to only buy high-end products. Granted, sometimes it is worth spending a little more money but there are some amazing drug store alternatives. 295 more words