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December 2021

Fiction to watch in 2022 | fiction

Wwhether it's a hangover after a few years of the pandemic, a sign that writers have had particularly productive lockdowns, or maybe it's the many centenarians to come - Odysseus, Land of waste and Jacob's bedroom - but 2022 moans…

Are these curtains for the chemo?

ATLANTA, Georgia - Chemotherapy has been the mainstay of treatment for adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) for many decades, but new approaches are now emerging. Results with new therapies - including antibody-drug…

Hogwarts at GCU | Shehr

The building's features remind visitors of JK Rowling's Harry Potter series. - Author's photosLLast year, the historic Government College University (GCU), Lahore building, with its imposing towers and turrets designed in the tradition…

Book review: Hamlet (Graphic novel)

Graphic Hamlet Hamlet: Usborne Graphic Shakespeare As told by Russell Punter Illustrator Valentino Forlini Have no fear, Shakespeare stories! This graphic novel, Hamlet, published by Usborne, is easy to read and understand. Vivid…

The best thrillers of 2021

When he was only 8 years old, Wayland Maynard saw his father, the "sweet, chic and demanding" barber from a small town in Vermont, shoot himself in the head. The note that was left also serves as the title of Eric Rickstand's weird and…

How to buy jewelry at auction

If you've been obsessed with fabulous 80s bold gold jewelry in the Gucci House movie, you now have a chance to get these vintage-style pieces - at potentially great prices - at the December jewelry auctions. Hundreds of pieces of…