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The Island of Doctor Moreau – Book Review

The Island of Doctor Moreau is an 1896 science fiction novel, by English author Herbert George Wells, better known as H.G Wells. I generally dislike all things sci-fi: monsters, aliens, spaceships and all that stuff but as this book (and author) came so highly recommended I thought I would put prejudice aside and give it a… Continue reading The Island of Doctor Moreau – Book Review

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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde – Book Review

This is my all time favourite novel so I can't promise to be 100% impartial, but I will try. You have been warned! The version I will be writing about is: The Oxford University Press 1974 paperback edition of The Picture of Dorian Gray written by Oscar Wilde, edited by Joseph Bristow.  I chose to review… Continue reading The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde – Book Review