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Synopsis The dazzling new novel from bestselling, award-winning author Maggie O'Farrell, THIS MUST BE THE PLACE crosses time zones and continents to reveal an extraordinary portrait of a marriage. Meet Daniel Sullivan, a man...
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Thank you to Rock The Boat publications for this ARC Synopsis When Johnny moves house and starts a new school he has to deal with a bully who can't leave him alone. But help comes from an unexpected and surprising source and...
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This is a new feature i'm trialing on the ol' blog Each week I will share with you the proof I have been most excited, honoured and thrilled to receive. I want to big up the wonderful publishers and publicity assistants (and ...
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There has been much talk lately on Twitter and other places about book bloggers getting paid to review books. I totally disagree I'm afraid. I don't know much about the publishing industry but I'm fairly sure they don't ...
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I've been a book blogger for almost two years now and each year the amount and quality of books coming out is just astounding. How can it get any better I hear you cry? Well it can and it has! 2016 is gonna be a spectacular y...
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Its been a month of contrasts in weather has January. It begun mild but then we've had a really cold snap resulting in some nice frosty pics but no snow. lovely snowdrops frost on the Schumach (spelling?) cobwebs on bird tabl...
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So, someone, somewhere presumably in the murky, tacky world of newspapers has declared that today is Blue Monday have they? Based on the fact that the weather may not be wonderful ie cold, snowy, rainy, windy Well it is Janua...
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Well, I actually dont know what I think about this book really! Its humorous, black humour though, quite dark in places. It's very lyrical, and also extremely sad. I loved Merricat though, she is the narrator of the book. But...
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Am so loving this book! Its Christmassy and magical and the perfect book for anyone who feels a bit jaded at this time of year. buy it! buy it now!
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book blogger and reviewer
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Used to be Gillian Turnbull, born East London
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My granddad once sailed on a ship with Sir Ernest Shackleton in 1918 at the end of WW1. He saw the Northern Lights in Norway on the trip, wrote all about it and sent the letter back home to his wife. I appeared on Radio 4's Tracing Your Roots programme discussing this letter. Shackleton's biographer, Roland Huntford said it was a very important document and should be sent to the Imperial War Museum.
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Waiting for Doggo Publication Day Review and UK ONLY Giveaway!
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Today I am mega excited to be able to host a giveaway of Waiting for Doggo by Mark B. Mills on its Publication day. I would like to thank He

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Torvill and Dean: The Perfect Day – TV review
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The purple silk and Ravel's Bolero, the effortless grace and the utter Britishness of it all: this recreation of the figure skaters' 1984 Wi

First world war: memories of the last survivors
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In a special project with four other Europa newspapers, we talk to some of the few who still recall those momentous events