Review

The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood

After watching the television series of The Handmaid's Tale a couple of weeks ago, I decided to reread the book (you can find my thoughts on the series here).  This was a book I read for my English A Level.  I even had to write an essay on it.  I was therefore lucky to really… Continue reading The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood

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Thoughts on The Handmaid’s Tale TV Series

Over the last two days, I have watched the television adaptation of Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale.  I read and studied the book at A Level and thoroughly enjoyed it.  I often find myself thinking about its events, themes and messages whenever something in the real world challenges my beliefs on society, gender and identity.… Continue reading Thoughts on The Handmaid’s Tale TV Series

Review

A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived, Adam Rutherford

At the start of 2017, one of my reading resolutions was to read more diverse books.  That involved more non-fiction books about topics I had not read about before.  A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived is a book about human genetics and what genealogy can tell us about who we were historically and… Continue reading A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived, Adam Rutherford