• Fiction

    Divine Comedy, Dante Alighieri

    by  • February 7, 2015 • Fiction, Reading

    FictionDante narrates internally within, portraying himself as a pilgrim lead by the poet Virgil and later by his beloved Beatrice. This setup is an obvious literary device which allows for questions and expositions to be dealt with at a more personal level rather than the technical...

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    Ubik, Philip K. Dick

    by  • February 7, 2015 • Fiction, Reading

    FictionJoe Chip works as a scout and team leader for Glen Runciter's organization which employs people with the ability to counter psychic powers. This security service is useful against psychic espionage and sabotage. Runciter operates the company with the occasional advice from his wife who is...

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    The Brothers Karamazov, Fyodor Dostoyevsky

    by  • February 7, 2015 • Fiction, Reading

    FictionA complex tale of three brothers with very different character traits trying to deal with their difficult father and each other. The story includes love triangles, a murder mystery and is about, amongst other things, sin, suffering, mortality, faith, doubt, reason and redemption.

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    The Cosmic Trilogy, C.S. Lewis

    by  • February 7, 2015 • Fiction, Reading

    FictionThis science-fiction/fantasy trilogy is a record of the adventures of Dr Ransom. In Out of the Silent Planet, Ransom travels to Malacandra where he meets exotic and wonderful creatures as he tries to prevent the planet from being plundered.

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    The Great Divorce, C.S. Lewis

    by  • February 7, 2015 • Fiction, Reading

    FictionHaving taken a bus ride with many others, Lewis arrives at a strange place where he meets the so-called "Solid People". There he observes the interactions and behavior between his fellow passengers and the solid ones.

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