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The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne
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The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by …

I remember reading this when I was in high school for one of our classes and I’ve lost count of the amount of times I’ve seen the film. This time I had to reread this for one of my degree…

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Looking Backwards by Edward Bellamy
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Looking Backwards by Edward Bellamy

Another one on the every growing, or at least it seems it is, Uni reading. However, I enjoyed this decidedly more than Utopia. Looking Backwards follows Julian West, a very rich and well off man who was alive in the…

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Gris Grimly’s Frankenstein
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Gris Grimly’s Frankenstein

There was no way I wasn’t going to love this. It’s Frankenstein. Frankenstein with pictures. This graphic novel has everything that I loved about the book when I first read it. The mixed media element of Walton’s letters was lovely…

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How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell
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How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida …

I feel like I’m now going to have to read all of Cressida Cowell’s books, they’re just all so sweet. If I was ever going to liken a book to a hug it’d be this one. It just made me…

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Twice Magic* by Cressida Cowell
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Twice Magic* by Cressida Cowell

Big thank-you to 5 Get Bookish for sending this over! This series just makes me smile. It’s so sweet and pure…even though theres evil witches and all that. The second book of the Wizards of Once series has everything that…

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