Articles by: Rachel Fox
I'm an English Literature university student that loves to read and loves to write about what I'm reading.

Khaled Hosseini: A Gifted Writer

May 11, 2014 10:18 am0 comments
Khaled Hosseini: A Gifted Writer

Like a good scotch or whisky, Khaled Hosseini gets better with age. With the publication of And The Mountains Echoed, Hosseini has now published three books. His first book, The Kite Runner was adapted both into a film and a graphic novel (the latter by Hosseini himself), It follows the […]

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Besides Employability, 5 Reasons Why You Should Go To University

July 7, 2013 1:00 pm0 comments
Besides Employability, 5 Reasons Why You Should Go To University

I’ve just graduated from university with First Class Honours in English Literature. Outside is the big bad world of work. What am I doing with my degree? I’m continuing with it; beginning postgraduate studies. So what is it about the university environment that is so appealing and important to students […]

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‘Children’s Books’ are never just for children…

November 17, 2012 2:00 pm0 comments
‘Children’s Books’ are never just for children…

The blurb to J. K. Rowling’s new novel, The Casual Vacancy, introduces it as her ‘first novel for adults’. Despite this claim I would make a calculated guess that the majority of adults that have picked up this book, or even those who haven’t, will have read the Harry Potter […]

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