Browsing All posts tagged under »H G Wells«

Brave New World – A Realistic Horror

April 2, 2013


Brought to you by the letter ‘B’ This month I’m going to review an oldie but goodie – Aldous Huxley’s satirical masterpiece Brave New World. The novel, written in 1931, has stood the test of time and is regularly found on lists such as the Modern Library’s “100 best English language novels of the 20th […]

The Mass-Production Of Steampunk

January 23, 2013


In a new report released from IBM earlier this week based on social trends, it is predicted that steampunk will be one of the next big fashion trends of 2013. If you’re not familiar with steampunk, it first originated in literature as a sub-genre of science fiction writing. Steampunk fiction typically involves the use of steam-powered machinery rather than […]