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Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
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Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

Very very slowly my course books are starting to enter the modern era…yes 1899 is positively futuristic in comparison to some of the books I’ve had to read. Heart of Darkness however, isn’t my favourite of the bunch. I’m enjoying…

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Platinum End Volume One
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Platinum End Volume One

So, I loved this. I got distinct Death Note vibes from it but not in the plot just how dark it is.  Our main character Mirai is unhappy to the nth degree. He lives with his abusive aunt, uncle and…

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Orlando by Virginia Woolf
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Orlando by Virginia Woolf

I’ve come to realise that any book I read for my course in the moment of reading it I will hate it. Just a little. The actual story and concept of Orlando I adored. The fact I’ve had to read…

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Top 5 Wednesday: Books Featuring Ghosts
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Top 5 Wednesday: Books Featuring Ghosts

What is Top 5 Wednesday? Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly book meme hosted by Sam of Thoughts on Tomes on YouTube. Here is the link for the Goodreads group where you can find the list of topics and such.  This weeks topic is: Books…

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Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare
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Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare

Macbeth remains my favourite of Shakespeare’s works but I must admit Twelfth Night is a close second. I’ve yet to read one his plays that I didn’t enjoy but I was surprised by how much I liked Twelfth Night. Historically…

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