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Book Review: It’s Kind of a Funny Story by Ned Vizzini

It’s Kind of a Funny Story by Ned Vizzini Publication Date: May 2007 Buy: Here My Rating: ✹✹✹✹✹ Goodreads Description: “Ambitious New York City teenager Craig Gilner is determined to succeed at life – which means getting into the right high school to get into the right job. But once Craig aces his way into Manhattan’s Executive… Continue reading Book Review: It’s Kind of a Funny Story by Ned Vizzini

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Book Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs Publication Date: June 2011 Buy: Here My Rating: ✹✹✹✹ Goodreads Description: “A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. A strange collection of curious photographs. A horrific family tragedy sets sixteen-year-old Jacob journeying to a remote island off the coast of Wales, where he discovers the crumbling ruins of Miss… Continue reading Book Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

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Book Review: The Bat by Jo Nesbø

The Bat by Jo Nesbø Publication Date: July 2013 (Originally published: 1997) Buy: Here My Rating: ✹✹✹✹ Goodreads Description: “Before Harry took on the neo-Nazi gangs of Oslo, before he met Rakel, before The Snowman tried to take everything he held dear, he went to Australia. Harry Hole is sent to Sydney to investigate the murder of… Continue reading Book Review: The Bat by Jo Nesbø

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Why I Wear A White Poppy

On November 11th every year it is Remembrance Day, and on Sunday 13th November this year, Britain celebrates Remembrance Sunday. Remembrance Sunday is a day “to commemorate the contribution of British and Commonwealth military and civilian servicemen and women in the two World Wars and later conflicts”. Both Remembrance Day and Remembrance Sunday are for the nation to… Continue reading Why I Wear A White Poppy

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Comic Book Review: Harley Quinn Vol. 1: Hot In The City by Amanda Conner

Harely Quinn Vol.1: Hot In The City by Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti, Chad Hardin, Stephanie Roux, Alex Sinclair, Paul Mounts Publication Date: October 2014 Buy: Here My Rating: ✹✹✹✹✹ Goodreads Description:  “Fresh from BATMAN: DEATH OF THE FAMILY and SUICIDE SQUAD, Harley Quinn returns to her first solo series in the New 52! The writing team of… Continue reading Comic Book Review: Harley Quinn Vol. 1: Hot In The City by Amanda Conner