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Started this discussion. Last reply by Foxface'sSpecialPie Nov 17.
First impression: Wooaahhhhhhh
I didnt know what I was expecting when I first bought Looking for Alaska, hell, I didnt even know what it was about. But as it progressed I fell in love with the characters and drew up comparisons between them and me. I felt empathy for Miles and I was in awe of Alaska's courage; her ability to forget the world and run.
When I read, I don't look for symbolism or a hidden message and I think the fact that I don't may ruin…Continue
Posted on November 21, 2010 at 12:30pm — 3 Comments
I have FINALLY been able to buy Looking for Alaska, and, 30 pages in, I am already in love this the style of writing and the characters. I love his way of description and the characters are all portrayed perfectly. And I want NO spoilers on how it ends.
Today, I also went to see Harry Potter.
The fact that I cant remember the detail from the book because of how long it has been since I read it made it a really good film. The bits I can remember were different…Continue
Posted on November 20, 2010 at 2:00pm — 2 Comments
I was just wondering whether there was anymore Loughbrarian Nerdfighters out there?
(Obviously, if you live somewhere near Loughborough, or in the surrounding villages, then I'd like to hear from you too!)
Wow, this was short, Well, Theres nothing else I have to say.
Other than maybe the fact that I'm going to be a Maths teacher (After A levels and uni, though)
But I will make it happen :D
Posted on November 11, 2010 at 12:28pm — 3 Comments
(Extra point if you recongnise the reference to a quote in the title)
Section 1) Blogs
I do apologise for lack of a blog, or rather, the lack of a real blog in the last however long. I will try and be, not regular, but more interesting and insightful - rather than the rubbish i have been putting in them, although the stuff about my work was important. I STILL havent deciedd upon a topis, whether i do one every week reviewing the events, or a pivk a tpic…Continue
Posted on October 23, 2010 at 11:36am