#52LibraryBooks: The Day of the Triffids

Book 5: The Day of the Triffids by John Wyndham I think this story might have been where it started: my love of all tales apocalyptic. As a kid, I remember watching both the 1962 movieĀ (Not in 1962 I hasten to add!) and the 1980s TV series. I was totally gripped by both, but until […]

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#52LibraryBooks: The Stories So Far

So, I started my #52librarybooks reading challenge on 11 April 2016 by borrowing Chattering: Stories by Louise Stern. This is a touching yet somewhat unsettling collection of short stories revolving around the themes of communication, dislocation and isolation. Most of the main characters are young women looking to broaden their horizons and let their hair […]

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#52LibraryBooks: A New Challenge

It must be something to do with the warmer weather and longer days – as the vegetable seeds germinate in my planters, the urge to take on a new challenge germinates in me. It’s the same every year. This year, I’ve decided to take on a year-long challenge: to read 52 library books in 52 […]

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