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‘We Just Got Banksy-ed’: ‘Girl With Balloon’ Sells For $1.4M Ahead of Self-Destructing

Enlarge this imageOne of Banksy’s “Girl With Balloon” paintings is on display screen at an exhibition opening of will work via the England-based street artist, at St. Petersburg’s Manege Central Exhibition Hall in September.Anton Vaganov/TASS by way of Getty Imageshide captiontoggle captionAnton Vaganov/TASS by way of Getty ImagesOne of Banksy’s “Girl With Balloon” paintings is […]

Soma County

by Alan Annand www.sextile.com, 2015 Paper – 333 pp. Price not marked If the title looks like it belongs on a novel, well, that’s because Soma County is a novel. Specifically, it’s a crime novel. If you’re now wondering why a crime novel is being reviewed here, well, possibly you’ve never encountered Alan Annand before. […]

All The Sun Goes Round

The well-known writer and astrologer Reina James, has produced a little gem of a book, reminding us in a humorous and incisive manner, of the most salient characteristics of each sign of the zodiac. Written in the form of short fables, each tale addresses the core issues we  encounter, wherever the sign lies in our […]