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We Need to Talk About Pewp

No, the new parent life hasn’t driven me bonkers. Hear me out. Pewp is a children’s book, written and illustrated by Kenton Blythe and Nathan

August 2020 Reading Roundup

August 2020 Reading Roundup

The August 2020 Reading Roundup saw me read quite possibly my worst novel of the year. I also finally fell in love with Philip Pullman’s

The Enduring Humanism of The Martian

Why the Martian is a Humanist Story

* This article contains major spoilers for The Martian.   The Martian, written by Andy Weir, is a fantastic piece of fiction. It’s well-researched, witty,

Heidi James Interview

A Conversation with… Heidi James

Welcome to the Heidi James edition of A Conversation With… Heidi James is an award-winning author published by Bluemoose Books. Ahead of the launch of