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26 Books in 2017 Book 13: The Story of English in 100 Words by David Crystal @davcr @ProfileBooks

Book number 13 in the 26-Books-in-52-Weeks challenge has to be a book with a number in the title. There are various books I could have chosen. For example, one favourite from this category would be The Thirty Nine Steps by John Buchan, which is probably the first thriller I read aged about thirteen. Another favourite… Continue reading 26 Books in 2017 Book 13: The Story of English in 100 Words by David Crystal @davcr @ProfileBooks

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Book Review: tearing at thoughts by Andy Harrod

Poignant, heart rending and thought provoking writing. I first read and reviewed the original, online only, edition of this book several years ago. And now there’s a second edition – this time available in print and the author has added some new material. I loved it first time around and I love this version even… Continue reading Book Review: tearing at thoughts by Andy Harrod

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Book Review: Everything Love Is by Claire King

A poignant, mysterious and unforgettable story of love. Everything Love Is lives up to its strap line. It is indeed a poignant, mysterious and unforgettable story of love. It’s a work of contemporary literary fiction and includes themes of love and loss, whilst also engaging in an original way with exploring the role of memory… Continue reading Book Review: Everything Love Is by Claire King