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Book Review: The Little Prince (Spoilers)

Title: The Little Prince

Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Genre: Children literature

Publication date: 1943

Pages: 98

Source: given by my French teacher

Rating: 5 stars out 5… 760 more words


Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books You Would Classify As ALL TIME FAVORITE BOOKS from the past 3 years

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week they provide a topic, and you choose ten books that answer that topic. 358 more words


Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award shortlist revealed

The Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award shortlist has been revealed including Yiyun Li’s A Sheltered Woman about a Chinese-American nanny, and Rebecca F. John’s… 115 more words


Book Review: A Clockwork Orange (Spoilers)

Title: A Clockwork Orange

Author: Anthony Burgess

Genre: Science fiction, dystopia, satire

Publication date: 1962

Pages: 192 hardback edition, 172 paperback edition

Source: Bought it… 974 more words


Book Quote

“Books are the perfect entertainment: no commercials, no batteries, hours of enjoyment for each dollar spent. What I wonder is why everybody doesn’t carry a book around for those inevitable dead spots in life.”-Stephen King


Book Review: Animal Farm (Spoilers)

Title: Animal Farm

Author: George Orwell

Genre: Political satire

Publication date: August 1945

Pages; 112

Source: School reading

Rating: 5 stars out 5

Why I Read It? 815 more words


Adopt a word this Mother’s Day

The children’s charity I CAN is encouraging people to adopt a word for £15 this Mother’s Day. All participants will receive a special limited edition… 85 more words