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Schismatrix Plus

Before I start this review, I need to take a moment to explain the concept of RedditGifts. RedditGifts is like a Secret Santa/Kris Kringle where gift exchanges are run year-round. You sign up for an exchange with a particular theme … Continue reading

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The Chrysalids

“The Chrysalids” by John Wyndham is one of my favourite science fiction books. I first read it as a kid, and it is surely one of the reasons why I love biopunk and books about genetic mutation so much. I … Continue reading

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The Windup Girl

The winner of both the Hugo and Nebula awards, my partner came across this book last year while we were in one of my favourite shops in Melbourne – Minotaur. It had been sitting quietly on the bookshelf until I … Continue reading

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Oryx and Crake

“Oryx and Crake” by Margaret Atwood is what happens when one of my favourite authors writes a novel on my favourite genre: biopunk. I’ve always been interested in this genre of books, TV and film, but¬†always mentally referred to it … Continue reading

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“The highest as the lowest form of criticism is a mode of autobiography.” – Oscar Wilde. Welcome to Canberra’s very own book review blog! My name is Angharad¬†and this is a blog for the books I read and collect. When … Continue reading

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