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A Little Look at What’s Coming Up in 2017

Seeing as it’s the start of the year, I thought I’d do a bit of research into what bookish things are coming up in the first few months of 2017.New releases, adaptations for stage and screen – exciting happenings for literature lovers seem to be in abundance on the horizon. Here are just a few of… Continue reading A Little Look at What’s Coming Up in 2017

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The Mandibles by Lionel Shriver – A Review

Reading The Mandibles while still in a post-Brexit haze was probably not my wisest Literary move. Lionel Shriver has never been one to shy away  from controversial subjects (why stick with mass shootings and obesity when you can offend everyone about cultural appropriation?) and her latest offering is no different. Set between the years 2029 and 2047, the… Continue reading The Mandibles by Lionel Shriver – A Review