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Review: Blindness by Henry Green

Blindness is the first of Henry Green’s nine novels and has elements of autobiography woven into the character sketch of seventeen-year-old John Hayes, a student attending British public school in the early twentieth century.  1.697 more words

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The 1978 AMC AMX commercial was as embarrassing as the car itself

American Motor Corporation (AMC) created one of the most unique cars in the muscle car era. The AMX was a Javelin with shorter wheel base and could be had with a very potent 390 cubic inch V-8 pushing 315 horsepower and 425ft-lbs of torque. 153 more words

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eBook Friday: 1984 [Audiobook]

1984 , by George Orwell

Blackstone Audio presents a new recording of this dramatically popular book. George Orwell depicts a gray, totalitarian world dominated by Big Brother and its vast network of agents, including the Thought Police, a world in which news is manufactured according to the authorities’ will and people live tepid lives by rote. 122 more words

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Brave New World by Aldous Huxley - A Review

I don’t usually struggle to get through books, but boy, this one took me weeks! I know it’s a classic and I loved the setting and entire premise I just really wasn’t a fan of the execution. 490 more words

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Ben Blatt’s Nabokov’s Favorite Word is Mauve-What the Numbers Reveal about the Classics, Bestsellers, and Our Own Writing

I received this book for the purpose of a fair and honest review.

Overview: Have you ever wondered if two books were by the same author, or co-author? 325 more words

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Minimalist Bottoms

minimalism /ˈmɪnɪməˌlɪz(ə)m/
noun – a movement in sculpture and painting which arose in the 1950s, characterized by the use of simple, massive forms.

Update your winter closet with winter classics.

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Are you a Book Nerd too?

Us writes start out as Book Nerds. We fall in love with the written word and the desire to write our own stories burns within us. 629 more words

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