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I am the Messenger (The Messenger, by Markus Zusak)

Let me get this off my chest. I love Markus Zusak’s books. I’ve read all his books except two, and The Book Thief is my favorite book of all time (it holds the distinction of being one of two books that have managed to make me cry). 330 more words

Book Reviews

The Messenger (2009)

Oscar-nominated if under-seen since, Oren Moverman‘s post-Bush drama The Messenger is by far the most mature and moving film made yet about the Iraqi invasion, even if Iraqis themselves don’t make an appearance as figures mentioned in battle stories. 303 more words

Drama

The Messenger - a Spirit Guide

Helen Delaney, a member of our Tuesday night Working Writers’ Forum, has had a spirit guide for years. Last Tuesday she came in carrying a box. 591 more words

Mala Burt

Hot Docs - The Messenger - Su Rynard

The Messenger is a beautiful, thought-provoking film which takes a look at the rapidly-depleting global population of songbirds, and what that likely means not only to the planet, but to our survival as a species, as well. 570 more words

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