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La La Land receives multiple awards

La La Land receives multiple awards from international prize organisations such as BAFTA, Golden Globes and others. The film itself is a unique ...

Day By Day (Praying with Chopin)

Day By Day includes reading of the eponymous prayer followed by beautiful piano music based on original composition of Frederic Chopin. Piano ...

Hills and the Sea (World Classics) by Hilaire Belloc

There are two ways by which a man may acquire any kind of learning or profit, and this is especially true of travel. Everybody knows that one can ...

Julieta by Pedro Almodóvar

Watching films by Pedro Almodovar is always an exciting experience.  His latest movie, Julieta is yet another striking drama, a story of a woman in ...

The Historic Thames by Hilaire Belloc

England has been built up upon the framework of her rivers, and, in that pattern, the principal line has been the line of the Thames. Partly because ...

The Essential Epicurus

For Epicurus, the purpose of philosophy was to attain the happy, tranquil life, characterized by peace and freedom from fear, the absence of pain, ...

Anna Karenina

Anna Karenina, Princess Anna Arkadyevna Karenina (Russian: Анна Аркадьевна Каренина) is the central character of eponymous ...

A Christmas Dream, and How It Came True by Louisa May Alcott

'I am so tired of Christmas I wish there never would be another one!' exclaimed a discontented-looking little girl, as she sat idly watching her ...

Enigmatic Moonlight Sonata by Ludwig van Beethoven

Moonlight Sonata is one of Beethoven's most popular compositions for the piano. Its original title Sonata quasi una fantasia translates as Sonata ...