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The adventures of the Princess and Mr. Whiffle : The thing beneath the bed

Illustrated by Nate Taylor Read for this year’s RIP challenge. Check out the RIP review site. Everywhere I have seen […]

Monsters of men

Author: Patrick Ness ; Bk 3 in Chaos Walking trilogy.
The final book in a series can often be a tough one to read and enjoy. On the one hand you want it to end happily ever after for the characters. Especially is you are at all invested in them. But at the same time you also want it to be truthful. By which I mean you don’t want the author to duck the difficult decisions and have some quick get out of jail clause. And I’m happy to say that Ness manages it all, with some brilliant writing along the way.

Step Brothers

One day my father just said, “Goddamn it, you’re seventeen, stop being a fucking dinosaur and get a job!”

Hot Fuzz

Basically, if you didn’t like Shaun of the Dead you probably won’t like this film. Okay, so there are no […]

Rome – Season 1

it has been four hundred years since the founding of the Republic, and in that time Rome has grown into […]