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10 Books (and plays) we were all forced to read during high school

Some we loved, others we hated, but one thing was clear: if you didn’t read the books in time for set work exams, you would probably have failed English literature. ...read more

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Dealing with the subject of anorexia in fiction

Subjects like anorexia is only one of the many reasons why issue-driven fiction for teens should be promoted instead of banned. ...read more


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Being born under the Libra sign comes with a few unique set of problems. Here are just some of the aggravating ones you (and everyone else) have to deal with. ...read more

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'Oscar an accident waiting to happen'

Samantha's Taylor's mom's book tries – and fails – to portray Oscar as a monster. ...read more

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Terry Pratchett is angry, but anger is magic

According to Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett is not a jolly little elf. He's angry, and that's a good thing. ...read more

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Four sex addiction myths

Is sex addiction an actual psychological disorder? Many people still don’t seem to think so. ...read more


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