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Book Review: Dietland by Sarai Walker

Dietland
Sarai Walker
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, May 2015
ISBN 978-0-544-37343-3
Hardcover

Reading Dietland is indubitably equivalent to walking a mile in the enormous shoes of our nearly thirty year old, three-hundred-four-pound narrator, Plum. 391 more words

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Metrico

The greatest disappointment about the PS Vita is that it is one of, if not the best, dedicated handheld machines, combining the feedback of a controller and the ability to share touchscreen functionality with smart phones and their ilk, but has seen almost zero support from anyone outside of the indie or niche Japan scene. 712 more words

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Book Review: A Cry from the Dust by Carrie Stuart Parks

A Cry from the Dust
A Gwen Marcey Novel
Carrie Stuart Parks
Thomas Nelson, August 2014
ISBN 978-1-4016-9043-4
Trade Paperback

You can read a story blurb about A Cry From the Dust anywhere, so I’m going to talk about other aspects of the book. 201 more words

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Mad Max: Fury Road

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The carnage is enthralling, the fire is bright, and the massive car crashes along the desert road are anything but timid. Yet with all these wonderful CGI defying visual spectacles, “Mad Max: Fury Road” completely fails to carry any substance or weight. 1,210 more words

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Book Review: The Jesus Cow by Michael Perry

The Jesus Cow
Michael Perry
HarperCollins, May 2015
ISBN 978-0-06-228991-9
Hardcover

From the publisher—

Life is suddenly full of drama for low-key Harley Jackson: A woman in a big red pickup has stolen his bachelor’s heart; a Hummer- driving developer hooked on self-improvement audiobooks is threatening to pave the last vestiges of his family farm; and inside his barn lies a calf bearing the image of Jesus Christ. 567 more words

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Book Review: Green and Pleasant Land by Judith Cutler

Green and Pleasant Land
A Fran Harman Mystery #6
Judith Cutler
Severn House, April 2015
ISBN: 978-0-7278-8465-7
Hardcover

Irony, conspiracy, anger, abuse and police corruption, judiciously blended with persistent bad weather. 322 more words

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I Hate Game of Thrones

This post is a rant that contains spoilers up until the latest episode of Game of Thrones. Here’s our new mascot, spoiler-cat who will save you from spoilers if you stop scrolling. 868 more words

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