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  • This Week in Books

    This Week Books

    Hosted by Lipsyy Lost Found my Wednesday post gives you a taste of what I am reading this week. A similar meme is run by Taking on a World of Words March... Read more

    The 08 march 2017 by   Cleopatralovesbooks
  • Kong: Skull Island (2017) – Review

    Kong: Skull Island (2017) Review

    Among the most ancient colossal monsters in Western cinemas, Kong is possibly one of the most formidable. Almost always plotted out as an antihero, the giant ap... Read more

    The 09 march 2017 by   Paskalis Damar
  • A Pin to See the Peepshow by F Tennyson Jesse

    Peepshow Tennyson Jesse

    I read A Pin to See the Peepshow as part of a podcast over at Tea or Books?, when Simon and I decided to read and compare two books based on the same real life... Read more

    The 27 february 2017 by   Booksnob
  • Little Deaths by Emma Flint (2017)

    Little Deaths Emma Flint (2017)

    Emma Flint’s debut novel Little Deaths is among the novels on the Baileys Prize Long List 2017. The Baileys list is one of only a few prize lists I’m... Read more

    The 20 march 2017 by   Caroline
  • Writers on Location – Laura McVeigh In the Shadow of the Hindu Kush

    Writers Location Laura McVeigh Shadow Hindu Kush

    The first guest post by one of my Spring Sofa Spotlight authors, last week’s Writers on Location by Sarah Day on the island of San Domino, proved very popular... Read more

    The 09 march 2017 by   Isabel Costello
  • Get Out (2017) – Review

    (2017) Review

    Jordan Peele's directorial debut Get Out is truly a cinematic experience. How wouldn't? It's a witty satirical pitch-black comedy about racism served in horror... Read more

    The 03 april 2017 by   Paskalis Damar
  • Concert Review: He's Only Just Begun

    Concert Review: He's Only Just Begun

    Berlioz, George Benjamin and Ravel with the BSO at Carnegie Hall. by Paul J. Pelkonen Hector Berlioz (center) and his muse Harriet Smithson as depicted on the... Read more

    The 04 march 2017 by   Superconductor
  • Hekla’s Children

    Hekla’s Children

    Connect with the author Buy the book: UK (affiliate's link) I was given an ARC by the publisher and voluntarily reviewed it. WHAT'S IT'S ABOUT A decade ago,... Read more

    The 28 february 2017 by   Pamelascott
  • Self-effacing


    Selfies! Oh heck. I'm going to keep it snappy this week as I don't have a great deal to say on the topic. I do possess an iPhone and I use it all the time for... Read more

    The 11 march 2017 by   Ashleylister
  • Beauty and the Beast (2017)

    Beauty Beast (2017)

    Director: Bill Condon Writer: Stephen Chbosky, Evan Spiliotopoulos (Screenplay) Starring: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Kevin Kline, Hattie... Read more

    The 18 march 2017 by   Newguy