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    The Girl With All the Gifts by M.R. Carey | Review

    The Girl with All The gifts.  I really don’t know why it took me so long to get around to this one because it was simply amazing.  I don’t know what I was expecting but this really wasn’t it.  I think it made me feel everything so intensely because it was centred around the protagonist, a young child called Melanie.  I raced ahead; everything was just so engaging that by the time I reached the end I felt wrought with emotional exhaustion.  The zombie apocalypse seen through the eyes of a child.  It really was a fresh and interesting take on the zombie novel.  I’m a wee bit of a…

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    Books to read during Quarantine

    Am I the only weirdo out there that is enjoying reading pandemic books during these very strange times? I have been known to be a bit of a masochist but i do think i can relate to the books on a greater level now that we are living in what seems like a dystopian future. I’m going to suggest some of the best pandemic books to read during your quarantine. The Stand by Stephen King Stephen King’s apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by plague and tangled in an elemental struggle between good and evil remains as riveting and eerily plausible as when it was first published. Nominated as one…