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Thirteen Reasons Why: The Book by Jay Asher

September 12, 2017

Have you seen Thirteen Reasons Why the Netflix series? Plot: You can’t stop the future. You can’t rewind the past. The only way to learn the secret . . . is to press play. Clay Jensen returns home from school one day to find a mysterious box with his name on it, outside his front door. Inside he discovers a series of cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker – his classmate and crush. Only, she committed suicide two weeks earlier. On the…

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Being a Nerd: Gamers and Apps Books and Movies

Witty Brain Games

September 6, 2017

Having fun while learning? always possible. But what about moving a step up and challenging that brain of yours? I say let’s do it! I do love my Family Night games and I do like a good challenge. When I say challenge, it doesn’t mean something it’s hard to learn. What I mean is something different from the games in the market, most of them all the same. I got 2 games from the Oxford Games, the same person who…

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Spy Toys: Out of Control by Mark Powers

August 30, 2017

I’m back! And starting with this excellent book by Mark Powers Plot: Toy Story meets James Bond in the second book in this incredible action-packed series! Fresh from the success of their first mission, our heroes the Spy Toys – Dan the Snugaliffic Cuddlestar bear, Arabella the Loadsasmiles Sunshine Doll and Flax the custom-made police robot rabbit – are ready for their next task. This time, the secret code that controls every Snaztacular Ultrafun toy has been stolen and all over the world toys…

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The Salvation Project by Stewart Ross (Giveaway)

June 24, 2017

Humanity’s hope of salvation lies within a single laptop… A mutation in human DNA means no one lives beyond nineteen. Scientists working to reverse this pandemic died before their Salvation Project was complete, leaving behind the results of their research in a sealed vault – the Soterion. 122 years have passed. The civilisation of the ‘Long Dead’ is almost forgotten, the Soterion has been burned to ashes, and communities of Constants are tormented by brutal tribes of Zeds. Cyrus, Miouda and Sammy flee their…

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Never Forget by Richard Davis

June 16, 2017

I have written previously about Richard Davis Saul series here, and this is book number 2 of the series (YEAH!). Plot:  Saul Marshall is on the run. As a wave of seemingly random assassinations engulfs California, Marshall finds himself drawn into a situation spiralling out of control. He soon discovers some of the webs’ most secure protocols have been compromised by a rogue team of former Chinese agents. When Marshall realises what they plan, the stakes are raised… And that’s…

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