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The Children of Men by PD James

It’s day twelve of Blogtober! Originally I planned to review a YA novel as its my sister’s tenth birthday and I thought it would be appropriate, but it didn’t fit into the flow of my theme so my YA pick for her has been pushed back! 142 more words

Book Review

The Children of Men - P.D. James

Early this morning, 1 January 2021, three minutes after midnight, the last human being to be born on earth was killed in a pub brawl in a suburb of Buenos Aires, aged twenty-five years, two months and twelve days.

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Caption man.

On Friday night, I was invited out to play what was described as ‘a writing game’. Faced with this offer, most normal people would perhaps turn it down; writers, on the other hand, are not normal people. 421 more words

Children of Men & Calais Today

This month the French government is forcibly demolishing the Calais refugee camp known as “the Jungle” – where over 3,500 migrants live in a former landfill site while trying to gain entry into Britain by stowing away on trucks and trains. 342 more words

Books and Baby Food

I’m sitting here with my usual companion,

who is refusing to look at the camera after being kicked off my lap/keyboard about half a dozen times. 785 more words

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