Tag: Science Fiction

Book Review: 1984 by George Orwell

Book Review: 1984 by George Orwell

Posted February 13, 2017
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1984 by George Orwell ❤︎ ❤︎ ❤︎ Series: Standalone Genres: Science Fiction, Dystopia, Literature, Academic, School, Fantasy, Adult, Philosophy Published By: Harvill Secker in 1949 Format: Paperback (328 pages) Goodreads / LibraryThing ‘It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen.’ Winston Smith works for the Ministry of truth in London, chief city of Airstrip One. Big Brother stares out from every poster, the Thought Police uncover every act of betrayal. When Winston finds love with Julia, he discovers that life does not have to be dull and deadening, and awakens to new possibilities. Despite the police helicopters […]

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Mailbox Monday & What’s New (#IMWAYR) – 1/29/17

Mailbox Monday & What’s New (#IMWAYR) – 1/29/17

Posted January 30, 2017
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Mailbox Mondays are hosted by the ladies over on the Mailbox Monday blog.  Hop on over to see the rest of today’s linkups and show them some love! Hello my loves!  Happy Monday!  I hope everybody got through the weekend alright – I know for some of us, it’s been a struggle… physically… emotionally… politically…. But I digress! I know last week I said I was done ordering hard copy books for a while, but last Wednesday, I panicked a little bit.  This was part “state of the world” and part “I’ve just started reading 1984“.  In my frenzied stupor, I’ve […]

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Book Review:  The Fate of the Tearling

Book Review: The Fate of the Tearling

Posted January 15, 2017
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Kelsea Glynn has been taken by the Mort.  Leaving her kingdom in the hands of the Mace, she is taken across the land to Mortmesne.  Meanwhile, she taps into a new consciousness – a girl named Katie in post-crossing Tearling.  Katie is the first generation of Tearling-born children, and Kelsea knows there is an important key in her story to saving Kelsea’s own kingdom.  Meanwhile, the orphan runs rampant over the land and the Arvath rises up against the Tear… something has gone terribly wrong and everything is broken.  Yet, Kelsea must save her people… but how? Wow. I’ve loved […]

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