READING: ‘GIRLS ON FIRE’ BY ROBIN WASSERMAN

By Kate “One Take Kate” Taylor Moody & suggestive, Girls on Fire by Robin Wasserman takes you to the brink of adulthood seen through the eyes of two disillusioned young women in small town America in the 1990s. Strongly cinematic, Wasserman is careful to build detailed environments for her deep and believable characters. I’m there inhaling […]

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WIN: A copy of John Grisham’s ROGUE LAWYER!

By Kate “One Take Kate” Taylor Image via Hachette NZ ‘I’m not a typical lawyer. I don’t maintain a pretty office filled with mahogany and leather. I don’t belong to a big firm, prestigious or otherwise. I don’t do good works through the bar association. I’m a lone gunman, a rogue who fights bad systems […]

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Chuck Palahniuk – Fight Club book review

What could be the relevance of themes now, for a title released by author Chuck Palahniuk in 1996 and adapted into a film directed by David Fincher in 1999? Plenty. Like most online reviews I’ve read for Fight Club, I’ve come to read the original text well after the screen adaptation’s success and I’m finding […]

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