Archive for the 'Book Rants' Category

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Feb 2008

It’s Called Research or About John Boyne’s ‘The Boy in the Striped Payjamas’

I usually don’t rant about books. If I didn’t like it, I put it away and mark it off as experience. The thing is that when you read as much as I do you’re bound to have a few bad seeds in the mix and I rarely even have some. I guess that’s a) because […]

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Jun 2006

What the…?

I finished “The Amber Spyglass” yesterday. For those of you who don’t know that book, it’s the third (and last) part of the “His Dark Materials” series by Philip Pullman. And it’s a desaster. For one thing, if you asked me why it’s called “His Dark Materials” I couldn’t possibly give you the answer. Because […]