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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

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26 Books in 2017: Book 4

Missing, Presumed by Susie Steiner – a subtle and different take on the police procedural. The fourth post in the 26-books-in-52-weeks challenge has to be about a book published within the last year. Of course, I’ve already reviewed several excellent books from this category as part of my usual book posts here. But rather than… Continue reading 26 Books in 2017: Book 4

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Book Review: Mary’s the Name by Ross Sayers

  A satisfying, original and heart-warming read. A cracking debut from Ross Sayers. It’s always a good sign reading wise when I find that the characters from my read-in-progress stay with me between reading stints and remain in my head after I’ve finished the book. This was definitely the case with Mary’s the Name. The… Continue reading Book Review: Mary’s the Name by Ross Sayers

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Book Review: Stella’s Christmas Wish by Kate Blackadder

Genre: Romantic Fiction Regular readers of the blog will possibly remember I recently reviewed two previous books by Kate Blackadder. I so enjoyed those two books that when I saw there was another novel available by this author I knew I had to read it. But even although I was fairly sure I’d enjoy a… Continue reading Book Review: Stella’s Christmas Wish by Kate Blackadder