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What I read in 2013


2013 was a bumper year of reading . Here’s what I read. January The Innocents by Francesca Segal The Poison Tree by¬† Erin Kelly The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce Travels with my Aunt by Graham Greene … Continue reading

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My Literary Quiz


Do you know your Austen from your Bronte? Have you devoured the Booker Prize winners? Do your shelves groan with great reads? If you think you’re a book worm, then test your literary knowledge here… 1. Which Thomas Hardy novel … Continue reading

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My book list: What I read in 2011


2011 was a good year for reading and I’ve ploughed through more books than I’ve read in a few years – apart from over the summer when I spent nearly 6 weeks reading The Tiger’s Wife by Tea Obrecht. Part … Continue reading

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A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan


I absolutely loved this new novel from the New York writer Jennifer Egan. From the first few sentence I was captivated. I was spirited away into an intense world of the rich, diverse, intriguing Goon characters…. A Visit from the … Continue reading

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