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The Handmaid’s Tale

  To continue the dystopian literature of 1984, The Handmaid’s Tale is another incredible story of resilience and hope in a new world. We follow Offred in the religious land of Gilead, living the life of a handmaid. Offred has the rare ability to bear a child and must attempt to conceive with her commander. She… Continue reading The Handmaid’s Tale

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Nineteen Eighty-Four

This morning I grabbed one of the first books my hand came across as I headed out the door. It’s been at least a couple of years since I’d last read Orwell’s masterpiece, and I’d quite forgotten the treat I was in for. Nineteen Eighty-Four is now a much-loved modern classic, it contains ideas and… Continue reading Nineteen Eighty-Four

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Looking Forward to the West End

As Harry Potter and the Cursed Child begins to hold previews this week, it’s time to look forward to the plays and musicals that are soon to open. I managed to gain Harry Potter and the Cursed Child tickets back in October, although I’ve still got five months until I see the play in November,… Continue reading Looking Forward to the West End