Book offers a look back at some of the era's most enduring films

Nostalgia particularly pop culture nostalgia is a powerful thing. Many of us are bound with an ongoing and eternal affection for the things that we loved during our formative years. Sometimes, that affection is justified; other times, not so much.

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Wednesday, 08 June 2016 11:17

A frantic and fitting End'

King's trilogy-closing 'End of Watch' a thrilling finale

We're long past the point where we should be surprised by anything Stephen King does.

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Klosterman book aims to look at the present from a future perspective

Have you ever considered the possibility that we're wrong?

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Wednesday, 01 June 2016 14:38

Soccer by the numbers Soccermatics'

Book brings together mathematical modeling and sport

One of the things that first drew me into sports fandom was the prevalence of numbers. Professional sports count a lot of things; as a kid with a proclivity for math and a lot of time on his hands, it's no surprise that I would embrace that side of things.

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Debut novel a compelling, quality work of literary science fiction

One could argue that we're currently riding a wave of literary science fiction unlike any we've seen before. Genre tropes have been embraced by 'serious' writers in a way that has opened up seemingly endless possibilities and allowed for new ways to ask some of the age-old questions addressed by literature.

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Wednesday, 25 May 2016 12:28

Where there's Smoke'

Novel explores a world where sin cannot be hidden

I've long been a proponent of that subset of speculative fiction known as alternate history. There's so much wonderful potential in the notion of exploring the many differences that can spin off from a single fundamental change. And if that change introduces a fantastical element, so much the better.

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Wednesday, 18 May 2016 13:56

Watching the world burn The Fireman'

Joe Hill's latest a sweeping and compelling thriller

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Wednesday, 11 May 2016 14:08

The boundaries of forever Zero K'

DeLillo's latest effort a look at the dynamics of immortality

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Wednesday, 11 May 2016 14:03

Love and loneliness - 'The Pier Falls'

Collection features wide range of stylistic diversity

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Wednesday, 11 May 2016 13:59

After the fire The Map of Bones'

Trilogy's second book another excellent dystopian offering

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