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WWW Wednesday – 27th April 2016

WWW Wednesday is a meme hosted by Taking On a World of Words. (Formally hosted at Should Be Reading) The only rules are to answer the following three questions: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? Currently reading: Eragon by Christopher Paolini I’ve finally started Eragon… Continue reading WWW Wednesday – 27th April 2016

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Book Review – The Death Cure by James Dashner

Title: The Death Cure Author: James Dashner Genre: Young Adult/Dystopian/Science Fiction Date: 2013 Publisher: Chicken House Pages: 327 Started: 19th March 2016 Completed: 19th March 2016 Rating: 4/5 Summary: Thomas knows that Wicked can’t be trusted, but they say the time for lies is over, that they’ve collected all they can from the Trials and now must rely on… Continue reading Book Review – The Death Cure by James Dashner

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#Shakespeare400 – Villain, I Have Done Thy Mother

The title of this post is a quote from Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus and it is one of the most memorable quotes that Shakespeare ever wrote.  William Shakespeare shaped the English language as we know it today and his literature provided some of our every day sayings and most loved quotes. This post is a celebration of… Continue reading #Shakespeare400 – Villain, I Have Done Thy Mother

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#Shakespeare400 – All the World’s a Stage

This is the second of my #Shakespeare400 posts and this time I’m celebrating Shakespeare’s plays. I have many, many favourites but I’ve narrowed it down to just four. Honestly, I could have written about at least 20 of them but that would have been incredibly boring to read. I love Shakespeare’s Comedies and Tragedies but… Continue reading #Shakespeare400 – All the World’s a Stage

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#Shakespeare400 – My Mistress’ Eyes Are Nothing Like the Sun

Today we’re celebrating #Shakespeare400! I’m an Early Modern Literature student and I absolutely love Shakespeare. Since today marks 400 years since Shakespeare died I thought I’d share three of my favourite sonnets by the Bard. This is the first of a series of posts that will go up today, the other two will be about my… Continue reading #Shakespeare400 – My Mistress’ Eyes Are Nothing Like the Sun