Category: Books

The pink cage by

Astrid is a bitch. She doesn’t see herself that way, but as I started this novel I really didn’t like her....

Ship Breaker by

Nailer is a ship breaker, one of those who make their living from scavenging the ships left over from the Accelerated...

The Radleys by

17 Orchard Lane, in Bishopthorpe is a quiet, residential spot. Home to the respectable types; doctors and architects. You know that...

Wolf by

Cassy lives with her grandmother. Her practical, sensible, responsible grandmother. Her mother is a dreamer, unable to look after herself let...

Behemoth by

The sequel to Leviathan No recapping on account of this being the second in a series, and if you haven’t read...

Heartless by

An Alexia Tarabotti novel, The Parasol Protectorate: Book the Fourth The first book in this series introduced us to our heroine,...

The moral animal by

moral animal

What does the theory of evolution have to do with morals? Can it explain why we feel guilt or love? Or why men cheat?

Evolutionary psychology is an attempt to use evolution to explain why people are the way they are. The theory posits that the many many cultures have many items in common, these commanalities cannot be explained by conicidence alone, there must be some reason that humankind has developed these cultural norms. Wright, and other evolutionary psychologists would argue that as human beings evolved certain psychological traits were more conducive to an increase in descendents and therefore became the norm.

Flashback by

It is the year 2036 and the world is in ruins. The United States of America, in particular, is one of...