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Harvesting the Heart – Jodi Picoult

March 11, 2014 1:08 pm0 comments
Harvesting the Heart  – Jodi Picoult

Synopsis: Paige’s mother left without warning or explanation when she was five. Although Paige enjoyed a close relationship with her father, his strong religious beliefs lead her to think her only choice after having an abortion at eighteen is to run away. Whilst working as a waitress, she meets Nick, […]

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TV Review: True Detective

March 7, 2014 1:00 pm0 comments
TV Review: True Detective

True Detective is without doubt the hottest series on TV right now, and it will certainly make for some interesting water-cooler conversations for at least a couple more weeks. The story initially seems formulaic. Two cops -troubled Rust Cohle, played by Matthew McConaughey and typical cop Marty Hart, played by […]

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Review: The Secret, Rhonda Byrne

February 21, 2014 4:00 pm1 comment
Review: The Secret, Rhonda Byrne

Book Review: Rhonda Byrne, The Secret  Following Your Dreams After reading the book The Secret I have never felt so motivated and so willing to carry forth what I set out to do. We all see the phrase ‘following your dreams’ as only taken seriously in two situations one, in […]

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12 Years A Slave – Review

February 10, 2014 12:03 pm0 comments
12 Years A Slave – Review

Based on the true story and book of the same name, 12 Years a Slave follows Solomon Northup, a free man from New York who is kidnapped and sold into slavery. What follows is twelve hellish years where Solomon experiences violence on an unthinkable scale, when all he wants is […]

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Coriolanus Takes Center Stage

February 7, 2014 11:00 am0 comments
Coriolanus Takes Center Stage

Review of Coriolanus at Donmar Warehouse, London, 30/01/2014 On the 30th of January, Coriolanus broadcast live around the world from the Donmar Warehouse in London. The Shakespearean play is one of the least known amongst his work, and scepticism has haunted many views surrounding the play as to how the dramatic […]

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Rallye Monte Carlo: A Review

February 3, 2014 7:21 pm0 comments
Rallye Monte Carlo: A Review

Rallye Monte Carlo Review 2014 FIA World Rally Championship: Round 1 The 2014 World Rally Championship got off to a thrilling start on the rain soaked and snowy asphalt of Monte Carlo. The jewel in the crown of the motor racing world, Monte Carlo first held a competitive rally in […]

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Review: Predictably Irrational – Dan Ariely

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Review: Predictably Irrational – Dan Ariely

Book Review: Predictably Irrational, Dan Ariely Dan Ariely has a knack for making the science of human behaviour accessible to all. Whilst some books taking on a scientific subject can often be either laborious to read or patronisingly simple, Predictably Irrational cleverly avoids falling into either of those traps. Ariely’s […]

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Eminem – Marshall Mathers LP II: The Extended Review

December 5, 2013 1:42 pm1 comment
Eminem – Marshall Mathers LP II: The Extended Review

Marshall Mathers LP, the one that became a classic and represented what the hip-hop / rap industry should’ve been. The genre returned to the hood, once Eminem picked up the mic. Released in 2000, MMLP introduced content that was overwhelming with controversy. It showcased conflicts conjured from his personal life […]

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