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The emotional lives of animals

By Marc Bekoff
Many animals display their feelings openly, publicly, for anyone to see.

Daybreakers

IMDb ; Official Site ; MetaCritic This film is utterly meh-worthy. It isn’t entertaining enough to be enjoyable, but isn’t […]

Her fearful symmetry

Author: Audrey Niffenegger

For a lot of this book I really really liked it. I never quite loved it; but for a while I did really enjoy it. The writing is great. And the premise was interesting. But it just didn’t work in the end. And I think that one of the major problems was that the character who makes this big decision, well, I just didn’t get why she made it. And I really didn’t understand why other characters went along with her. That wasn’t the only problem, it just meant that I was less forgiving of the others

The historian

ISBN: 0316730319 In 1972 I was sixteen – young my father said to be travelling with him on his diplomatic […]

W.

This is an odd sort of a film. I mean, it clearly isn’t meant to be full of praise for […]

The Mutant Chronicles

See also: IMDb ; Elsewhere Okay so I knew this was going to be rubbish. But then again look at […]

Heart-shaped box

ISBN: 9780575081864 See also: Other reviews ; Joe Hill Fiction.com Jude had a private collection. He had framed sketches of […]

The thistle and the rose

ISBN: 9780099493259 Read with Historical Favorites See also: LibraryThing ; Literature Map ; Scandalous Women ; Susan Higginbotham In an […]

Christine Falls

ISBN: 9780330445320 Book 1 in the Quirke series See also: MetaCritic ; Grumpy Old Bookman ; PopMatters ; She was […]