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Tonight There Is No Black or White

Shades of Grey: The Road to High Saffron, by Jasper Fforde – In some ways, the story resembles others about futuristic bureaucratic nightmare societies. It kind of reminded me of the movie Brazil, what with the plot involving the main … Continue reading

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Just Another Anansi Story

Anansi Boys, by Neil Gaiman – In this book, Charles Nancy, usually called “Fat Charlie” despite the fact he isn’t fat, attends his father’s funeral only to find that his dad was the trickster god Anansi, and he has a … Continue reading

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