Author Archives: Faisel K

About Faisel K

Lost faith, went to law school, then to Japan, became a Buddhist, blah, blah, blah. Read More?

Review #16 – Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne (1870)

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Review #15 – Fear – Our Ultimate Challenge by Ranulph Fiennes (2016)

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Tom Hanks Night: Splash (1984)

Director: Ron Howard Writers: Brian Grazer (story), Bruce Jay Friedman (screen story) Stars: Tom Hanks, Daryl Hannah So I’ve decided to inaugurate Friday and Saturday nights as Tom Hanks Night and watch and/or re-watch one of his films. To start of this … Continue reading

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Review #14 – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl (1964)

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Tom Hanks’ Uncommon Type coming to a bookstore near you

  SO I was enthralled to hear that Tom Hanks was coming to London to sign his new book Uncommon Type: Some Stories (416p, William Heinemann, £16.99) on 2 November 2017 at the event at Waterstones. Uncommon Type is a collection of seventeen … Continue reading

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JRR Tolkien book Beren and Lúthien published after 100 years

“A new book by Lord of the Rings author JRR Tolkien is going on sale – 100 years after it was first conceived,” BBC News has reported. Image source: BBC News

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BIBLIOTHECA will be the most cherished bible in my library

I can’t wait to receive this set. I’ve been waiting two years when BIBLIOTHECA was first announced on Kickstarter. Thank you, Adam! Bibliotheca: Finished from Bibliotheca on Vimeo.  

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Review #13 – Mad, Bad and Dangerous to Know by Sir Ranulph Fiennes (2009)

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Review #12 – The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard Feynman

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OED timeline challenge: can you guess when these words entered the English language?

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