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  • Review: Long Live the King by Fay Weldon

    Review: Long Live King Weldon

    Description (from cover): 'As 1901 comes to an end, there is much to be grateful for: the Dilberne fortune has been restored by the recent marriage of Arthur... Read more

    The 24 February 2014 by   Girllostinabook
  • Parody Party Edited by Leonard Russell (1936)

    We had a lovely reading group last month where we read books selected from the collection because they been tagged as ‘satire’ or ‘parody’. Read more

    The 11 February 2014 by   Erica
  • Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Read Before I Started Blogging…

    Tuesday: Books Read Before Started Blogging…

    Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish (click the image to visit them) who pick a different topic each week.... Read more

    The 25 February 2014 by   Lipsy
  • The Wake-Up Times Of Famous Authors

    Wake-Up Times Famous Authors

    You might remember my tirade against morning people a few months ago?Okay, so it wasn’t really a tirade against anyone—the post was more of a defense of night... Read more

    The 10 February 2014 by   Robert Bruce
  • Lucie Whitehouse: Before We Met (2014)

    Lucie Whitehouse: Before (2014)

    Lucie Whitehouse’s latest novel Before We Met, was a quick, fast-paced read. The book falls under the sub category of ”domestic noir”. Read more

    The 17 February 2014 by   Caroline
  • 'No Araaabic Madam!': Book Shopping in Abu Dhabi

    Araaabic Madam!': Book Shopping Dhabi

    The beautifully designed programmefor the Emirates Festival of Literature2014So, I stayed up late last night happily listing all the books that I wanted to... Read more

    The 19 February 2014 by   Bookfabulous
  • Book Review: The Bubble Gum Thief by Jeff Miller

    Book Review: Bubble Thief Jeff Miller

    The Bubble Gum Thief by Jeff MillerThomas & MercerDecember 4, 2012ASIN: BOO7RZ0716426 pagesThis is my first crime. My next will be bigger.“This is my first... Read more

    The 23 February 2014 by   Dplylemd
  • Review – By Blood We Live by Glen Duncan

    Review Blood Live Glen Duncan

    Title: By Blood We Live Author: Glen Duncan ISBN: 978-0-307-59510-2 No. of Pages: 368 Genre: Horror Origins: Knopf Doubleday Release Date: 4 February 2014 Botto... Read more

    The 04 February 2014 by   Whatsheread
  • Finally, Part Three

    Finally, Part Three

    Yep, still talking about this.I finished Committed last night just before bed. I let it settle in my mind. I avoided circular obsessive thoughts about it –... Read more

    The 13 February 2014 by   Akklemm
  • Review–The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga

    Review–The White Tiger Aravind Adiga

    The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga Summary: Set in a raw and unromanticized India, The White Tiger—the first-person confession of a murderer—is as compelling for... Read more

    The 17 February 2014 by   Megan Love Literature Art & Reason


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