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Review | Blame by Simon Mayo

If you’re looking for an adrenaline rush, this is the book for you. 4/5 stars.

The blurb: What happens when society wants you banged up in prison for a crime your parents committed? 518 more words

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Itch

After buying a lump of uranium off a shifty- looking mineral trader, element collector Itchingham Loftie notices something strange. The radioactive rock seems to be changing colour- and uranium shouldn’t. 81 more words

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Podcast thoughts: Wittertainment

Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo’s Film Review podcast AKA Wittertainment is the BBC’s flagship film programme and is one of the most popular Radio Five Live Shows/Podcasts. 763 more words

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Blame by Simon Mayo

What happens when society wants you banged up in prison for a crime your parents committed?

That’s the situation in which Ant finds herself – together with her little brother Mattie and their foster-parents, she’s locked up in a new kind of family prison. 987 more words

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Review: Blame by Simon Mayo

What happens when society wants you banged up in prison for a crime your parents committed?

That’s the situation in which Ant finds herself – together with her little brother Mattie and their foster-parents, she’s locked up in a new kind of family prison. 576 more words

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What I read in September

Hello, and welcome to a new way of reviewing books on Thought Dump. Rather than just reviewing one book each month, I thought I’d talk more about all the books I read during the last 30 days. 251 more words

SundayYAthon Recap

I’d never done a readathon before, so when I saw that Rachel (@_babblebooks) was organising one, the #SundayYAthon, for a couple of days where I didn’t have much on, I decided that it would be a lot of fun to participate. 626 more words

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