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30th December 2017

Nine Political Books That Change The Conversation

Following news that Simon and Schuster plan to publish an inflammatory commentator, here are nine political books that deserve more attention.
30th December 2016

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Random Quest Generator
This is a tool for all the roleplayers to enjoy: it generates fantasy quests, with over 10 million unique variations.

Random Book Title Generator
Random book titles to inspire you in your quest to find the perfect one for your work in progress.

Alien Quiz
Discover how much you know about extraterrestrials in movies and literature.

Robot Quiz
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Recently reviewed older releases

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Death Most Definite by Trent Jamieson
4 star rating
For a grim reaper, office politics can be lethal. The first novel in the Death Works series.
Released in 2010.

5th November 2017

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Beauty And The Beast by Bill Condon
4 star rating
A bookish young woman is taken prisoner in an enchanted castle by a beast. But is he as terrible as he seems?
Released in 2017.

30th July 2017

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The Incredible Unlikeliness Of Being by Alice Roberts
5 star rating
Alice Roberts looks at the amazing journey of human development and why our bodies have evolved in the way they have.
Released in 2014.

2nd July 2017

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Sleeping Late On Judgement Day by Tad Williams
5 star rating
Bobby Dollar has already been to Hell, but his toughest test will come when he takes on a rogue angel who outranks him many times over. The third Bobby Dollar novel.
Released in 2014.

8th June 2017

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Book Reviews

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Defender by G. X. Todd

4 star rating
People everywhere have started hearing voices which urge them towards violence. Pilgrim and Lacey are struggling to survive in a world where even their own thoughts may betray them.

5th March 2017

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Abducted by Evangeline Anderson

4 star rating
An ordinary paralegal is transported around the universe by a hunky alien who believes she is very special. Book one of the Alien Mate Index.

9th November 2016

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Monstress Volume One: Awakening by Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda

5 star rating
A teenager searches for answers about herself and her war-torn past, whilst a monster stirs inside her. A graphic novel.

26th August 2016

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Binti by Nnedi Okorafor

5 star rating
A young woman leaves her tribe to go to university across the galaxy, far from her home culture.

18th January 2017

Film Reviews

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Beauty And The Beast directed by Bill Condon

4 star rating
A bookish young woman is taken prisoner in an enchanted castle by a beast. But is he as terrible as he seems?

30th July 2017

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