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1984

Hello, The next book in my Challenge 2020 is a book by a dead author! For this category I chose, 1984 – George Orwell. 1984, the world is divided. Three states now exist after World War II – Oceania (British isles, America, Pacific and Australia), Eurasia (Europe and Russia) and Eastasia (the rest the world). …

Beloved

Hello everyone, The next book in Challenge 2020 is a Nobel prize winner – Toni Morrison with Beloved. It is the mid-1800s. An era is ending. Slavery is coming under the attack from the abolitionists. Meet Sethe, born into slavery and haunted by her past. She has escaped to Ohio but 18 years have passed …

Divergent Series Book 1: Divergent

Hello everyone, My next book in Challenge 2020 is the Divergent Trilogy. Divergent is set in a dystopian Chicago, where society is divided up into five factions, each of which is dedicated to one virtue of human nature: Candor (honesty); Abnegation (selflessness); Dauntless (bravery); Amity (peace) and Erudite (intelligence). “They divided into factions that sought …

The Book of Dust: The Secret Commonwealth

Hello everyone, So by now you’ve either read my previous reviews of His Dark Materials and La Belle Sauvage or you’ve skipped ahead, spoilers dearies! You have been warned. The Secret Commonwealth is the second book in The Book of Dust trilogy and is set after the His Dark Materials series. “Everything possible to be …