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Review: The Incredible Adventures of Cinnamon Girl by Melissa Keil
GoodReads Alba loves her life just as it is. She loves living behind the bakery, and waking up in a cloud of sugar and cinnamon. She loves drawing comics [...]
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Review: Beautiful Broken Things by Sara Barnard
GoodReads I was brave She was reckless We were trouble Best friends Caddy and Rosie are inseparable. Their differences have brought them closer, but as she [...]
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Review: Diggers by Terry Pratchett
GoodReads And Grimma said, We have two choices. We can run, or we hide. And they said, Which shall we do? She said, We shall Fight. A Bright New Dawn is [...]
What Makes Us Human?
As part of a special blog tour, hosted by Andrew at PewterWolf, here is my take on the question: What Makes Us Human?  Check out Andrew’s post to see [...]
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Review: An Atlas of Tolkien by David Day
GoodReads J. R. R. Tolkien’s fictional universe is as vast as the human imagination, so an atlas is a helpful tool to get around. Consider this book your [...]
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Cooking with Spooky: Ricotta & Pine Kernel Tart
Over Christmas I was away from home and me and the fella decided we’d cook dinner for everyone.  We split the duties up and he got the main and I was [...]
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Review: The Curious Tale of the Lady Caraboo by Catherine Johnson
GoodReads A delicious historical romance inspired by the true story of Princess Caraboo. Cassandra Worrell is beautiful, rich and very, very bored. Trapped [...]
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Review: The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
GoodReads A debut psychological thriller that will forever change the way you look at other people’s lives. Rachel takes the same commuter train every [...]
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My Best Reads of 2015
I’ve usually done a Top Ten list for the years but I’ve changed to the title a little to Best Reads because I think the idea that all the other [...]
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Review: Lily and the Christmas Wish by Keris Staiton
GoodReads When a town’s Christmas wishes get mixed-up, can one little girl and her dog put them right? The little town of Pinewood can’t wait [...]