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Random reads – Room by Emma Donoghue

Room tells the story of Jack and his Ma. Told from Jack’s perspective, it opens on the morning of his fifth birthday. As expected, he is very excited as he spends the day celebrating with his Ma. They play all … Continue reading

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Random reads – Feed and Deadline by Mira Grant

I waited a year to buy Feed. I should have waited another year. Feed is the first book in Grant’s Newsflesh trilogy, a political thriller set after the zombie apocalypse of 2014. Despite the constant threat of zombie attacks, the … Continue reading

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Film review – Potiche

I’ll admit I was slightly reticent about seeing the French movie Potiche. The paper mentioned that it had Gerard Depardieu and involved a factory with a striking union. I thought Germinal part two. (Not that there’s anything wrong with Germinal, … Continue reading

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