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Reading Time: The end of eternity

Original Title: The end of eternity Author: Isaac Asimov Goodreads synopsis Andrew Harlan is an Eternal, a man whose job it is to range through past and present Centuries, monitoring and, where necessary, altering Time's myriad cause-and-effect relationships. But when Harlan meets and falls for a non-Eternal woman, he seeks to use the awesome powers… Continue reading Reading Time: The end of eternity

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Stephen King on Netflix: Cell

It must be pretty obvious that I'm not a big fan of adaptations...XD. Well, Cell was not an exception.  I feel like they added more "interesting scenes" to keep people entertained, in this case, there were a lot more conflicts with the telephone lunatics than in the book. In general, all the character had major… Continue reading Stephen King on Netflix: Cell

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Reading time: The sky is everywhere

Original title: The sky is everywhere Author: Jandy Nelson Goodreads synopsis Adrift after her sister Bailey's sudden death, Lennie finds herself torn between quiet, seductive Toby—Bailey's boyfriend who shares her grief—and Joe, the new boy in town who bursts with life and musical genius. Each offers Lennie something she desperately needs... though she knows if… Continue reading Reading time: The sky is everywhere

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Reading time: After Dark

Original Titleアフターダーク Afutā Dāku Author: Murakami Haruki Goodreads synopsis A short, sleek novel of encounters set in Tokyo during the witching hours between midnight and dawn, and every bit as gripping as Haruki Murakami’s masterworks The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle and Kafka on the Shore. At its center are two sisters—Eri, a fashion model slumbering her way into oblivion, and… Continue reading Reading time: After Dark

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Reading Time: Animal Farm

Original Title: Animal Farm Author:  George Orwell Goodreads synopsis As ferociously fresh as it was more than a half century ago, this remarkable allegory of a downtrodden society of overworked, mistreated animals, and their quest to create a paradise of progress, justice, and equality is one of the most scathing satires ever published. As we witness… Continue reading Reading Time: Animal Farm