Monthly Archives: February 2018

#bookreview for Words of Wonder, an #anthology of #shortstories and #poetry written by students of the Creative Writing Course at #Nottingham College @GreenWizard62 @PhilPid1

Words of Wonder is the latest anthology produced by the creative writing students of Nottingham College. Here is my review. At Least Seven Ways to Hate Carrots by Emma Penny This is a wonderful non-fiction piece about food. I loved … Continue reading

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#bookreview for “A Midnight Clear” and other stories by Anita Dawes and Jaye Marie @jaydawes2 #shortstories #TuesdayBookBlog

A Midnight Clear This is an uplifting story of a woman standing alone in London and contemplating the breakdown of her marriage, the significance of the bells as they start to chime more poignant than ever before. Magic Christmas Alice … Continue reading

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Introducing Electric Eclectic Novelettes via Paul White @fluffybunnypj #novelette #shortreads #SundayBlogShare

To quote that wonderful philosopher, Winnie the Pooh, “The beginning is a very good place to start”. For me, it all started was when I was looking for a great book to read. I finished reading the last book by … Continue reading

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Guest Post – Reluctant Courage A Family’s Struggle to Survive in Nazi Occupied Oslo By Rica Newbery #Oslo #Norway #Nazi #WWII

Reluctant Courage A Family’s Struggle to Survive in Nazi Occupied Oslo By Rica Newbery It is 1942 in Oslo, two years into the Nazi occupation of World War II. Maria is used to struggling with food rations, bickering daughters, and … Continue reading

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#RBRT #bookreview for Jonah by Carl Rackman @CarlRackman #psychological #suspense #thriller #paranormal #military

I am a member of Rosie Amber’s Book Review Team and chose to read Jonah after seeing some other reviews for it. I received a copy of the book from the author but this has not influenced the content of … Continue reading

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A #bookreview for Dark Words by Paul White (Dark Tales and Darker Poetry) @fluffybunnypj dark and emotional #poetry and #prose #TuesdayBookBlog

I received an advanced copy of this book from the author but that has not influenced my review in any way. I chose to read this book because I like dark, emotional stories but I am not that fond of … Continue reading

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A Publication Day #Bookreview and Excerpt for Life Begins When The Kids Leave Home And The Dog Dies by Barb Taub @barbtaub #humour #parenting #families

The Blurb ONCE UPON A TIME… Chapter 1. A California girl named Barb met her prince of a guy. He was tall, dark, and handsome. (Actually, he was a Republican. But he was definitely tall.) They fell in love, and … Continue reading

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