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Things I am particularly interested in:

  • Books
  • Museums
  • History (especially the English Civil War, Neolithic Britain, early Christianity, Vikings, 20th century West & Central Africa and Victorian mental health)
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Historical Fiction

What I've Been Reading: From Theology To Veronica Mars (Book Reviews)

The Dark Knight, Veronica Mars, theology by Pope Francis and the Shooks, this week’s “What I’ve Been Reading” has a little bit of something for all kinds of readers.  788 more words


Unspeakable - Comic Book Reviews - The Wake


Discredited Marine Biologist Lee Archer is approached by Homeland Security to investigate a mysterious signal. The eerie signal is oddly familiar, and Archer finds herself discovering ancient secrets in an illegal oil rig under the Arctic ice, and things go horribly wrong. 441 more words


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Welcum to a new way of thinccan and speccan.

What happens when a former editor of Ecologist magazine, founder of the Dark Mountain Project and author of non-fiction on the homogenisation of ‘real England’ writes a novel set in 1066? 766 more words

Books Of Interest

U of M debate: OK to warn students about potentially ‘disturbing’ class curriculum?

The controversial topic of “trigger warnings” has reached the campus of the University of Minnesota.

A story in USA Today explained trigger warnings require students to get a heads-up when explicit, offensive or possibly traumatic material appears in an assignment, lecture, article or work of art. 382 more words


October Round-Up: Not a Lot

I didn’t get much reading done in October, but I ended with a bang: waiting up for my teenager to get home from a Halloween party, I had a few solid hours of reading time and finished both the books I’d been reading for the past couple of weeks. 1,473 more words


A review of the limited comic series /graphic novel "The Wake"

This review is for an advanced reader’s edition uncorrected e-proof.

“The Wake” is a comic limited series, available now in graphic novel form, that tells the story of a group of scientists and specialists pulled together to study a strange life-form discovered at the bottom of the ocean.  533 more words

Book Reviews