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The Curing of a Bibliomaniac Part 24: The Outward Urge (John Wyndham, 1959)

Books left: 2. Weeks left: 5 (oooh. Panicked rush produced gains. Maybe I’ll just have a little rest. Just five minutes.)

There are not, at any time, many people who have – what do you call it in English? 633 more words


Opus Questions with Paul Townsend

The imagination of horror writers can be…precarious, at best, if not down right odd and strange and every bit unusual. Writers of horror tend to go to some rather appalling places. 1,179 more words


6 Degrees of Separation: This Book will Save Your Life

Welcome back to Six Degrees of Separation, in which authors Annabel Smith and Emma Chapman provide a book title, and we link it to six other books in any way we like. 433 more words

6 Degrees Of Separation

The Day of the Triffids (BBC 1981). Episode Six

Six years have passed since the events seen in episode five.  Bill and Jo now have a young son and Susan, the girl Bill effectively adopted, is growing up.  803 more words


The Day of the Triffids (BBC 1981). Episode Five

Episode Five concerns itself with Bill’s quest to find Jo, which leads him out of London and into the country.  Coker joins him for the trip.  610 more words


The Day of the Triffids (BBC 1981). Episode Four

Bill and a number of other people (including Jo) have been captured by Coker – who staged the phony fire at the end of episode three.  440 more words


The Day of the Triffids (BBC 1981). Episode Three

After Bill and Jo escape from the maurding pack of blind people, they find a place to hole up for the night.  After enjoying a good meal and a decent mug of wine, they both learn a little more about each other – although Jo says, “but all that, all the details of my life, they were yesterday. 462 more words