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Willingham, Bill

Fables Vol 2: Animal Farm by Bill Willingham

In this second volume of Fables, Snow White and her sister Red Rose goes to visit Animal Farm, a place where all the fables that don’t pass as humans live. It’s interesting to see all the non-human creatures take the stage this time, but I didn’t get how some of them live there, like the […]

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Sunday Salon: Still Reading and Harry Potter the Movie

Hullo all. It’s all cloudy and rainy today in Sydney, and I’m snuggling with my new brown Snuggie on the couch, though still feel extremely cold since my house is just the perfect absorbant of cold and we don’t have good heating. (The Snuggie I got from a discount shop for $12, not from TV […]

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Book Awards Challenge III

1 July 2009 – 1 December 2009 5 months. 5 awards. Book Awards Challenge III has started and I’m on my way with the first book. Woohoo! This time I’m also going to count nominees (longlist or shortlist) so it might help me to knock down my personal challenges with Booker, Orange, or Pulitzer prizes. […]

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Sunday Salon: Kind of Away But Not Really

I just started working again last week after 9 months of off time. While it’s good to be able to earn some money again, I practically have no time to do the little things that I enjoyed doing when I was.., you know, unemployed =P My current working hour is 10 hours a day and […]

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Adams, Douglas

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

Reading The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy is like talking to one of your unnaturally geeky friends. Sometimes they go off at a tangent that you wish they would come back to earth and stop being so confusing. Sometimes they blurt out things so absurd and hilarious that only geniuses like they are could even […]