Wisdom for Living – Reynold Ruslan Feldman

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"Dear Reader, Do you know how wise you are?" This book is a collection of short 'pearls of wisdom', quotes from all manner of people - religious figures, politicians, sportspeople, and more - with a brief 'thought of the day' or mini-essay by the author after each. You are encouraged to start a 'Wisdom Journal', … Continue reading Wisdom for Living – Reynold Ruslan Feldman

The Unfinished Land – Greg Bear

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"Reynard Shotwood, no longer a boy, not yet a man, had pushed the last of his dead shipmates overboard two days before." Reynard is a young lad on his uncle's fishing boat, pulled into duty to help protect England against the Spanish Armada. We meet him after things have got astray, his crew and family … Continue reading The Unfinished Land – Greg Bear

2067 (2020)

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If you're going to watch a movie with an extinction threat in this cursed year, it has to have something other than a virus threatening humankind. In 2067, it's the loss of all plant life on Earth. 'Fake' oxygen now has to be provided for survival, but illnesses that stop even that working are rife. … Continue reading 2067 (2020)

A Court of Thorns and Roses – Sarah J Maas

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"The first snow of winter had begun whipping through Velaris an hour earlier." Feyre's family have learned poverty, and for some reason this youngest daughter is now the primary carer for her crippled father and two insufferable sisters. All very Cinderella. But then Feyre (fey-ruh, as we're told more than once, presumably to stop the fey-ray?) … Continue reading A Court of Thorns and Roses – Sarah J Maas