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One August Night: Victoria Hislop

Book Information: Series or Standalone - sequel to The Island Genre - Contemporary|Historical Fiction Audience - Adult Length - 216 pages Date of publication - 29th October 2020 by Headline Publishing Group Synopsis: 25th August 1957. The island of Spinalonga closes its leper colony. And a moment of violence has devastating consequences. When time stops… Continue reading One August Night: Victoria Hislop

Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Books

Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Books: God Help The Outcasts

Hello! Or bonjour, I should say as I am diving into one of the French-inspired Disney classics for Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Books today with The Hunchback of Notre Dame and specifically, God Help The Outcasts, arguably my favourite song from the film. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aQO4TtmmwNc It's a beautiful track with messages about beating the injustices of everyday society and showing… Continue reading Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Books: God Help The Outcasts

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Review | The Silent Stars Go By

Book Information: Series/Standalone - StandaloneGenre - Historical FictionAudience - Teenage/Young AdultPage Count - 224Date of Publication - 5th November 2020 by Andersen Press LtdPurchase - Waterstones | Hive | Book Depository | Wordery | AmazonBook is mine and all thoughts and feelings are my own. Synopsis: Seventeen-year-old Margot Allan was a respectable vicar's daughter and… Continue reading Review | The Silent Stars Go By

Blogmas 2020

Blogmas Day 21: Books With Wintery Settings

Hello and welcome to Blogmas Day 21. Today is the shortest day of the year, marking the first official day of Winter and there is no better way of marking this in Blogmas than highlighting some books on my shelves, both read and unread, that have wintery settings. The Bear in the Nightingale by Katherine… Continue reading Blogmas Day 21: Books With Wintery Settings

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Blogmas Day 9: Anticipated Releases for 2021

Hello! If there is another great thing about this time of year for bibliophiles, it is that we start seeing reviews and other promotional activity for 2021 book releases. It is very exciting. However I will admit right now that compared to previous years, there aren't many upcoming releases that grab my attention. So far… Continue reading Blogmas Day 9: Anticipated Releases for 2021

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Blogmas Day 5: Five 2020 Releases To Read In 2021

The year gifts us with so many books, so many new and varied releases that sometimes it can be hard to stay on top of them all. I know I haven't read all the 2020 releases I bought and wanted to read so I want to make an effort and hopefully read them in 2021.… Continue reading Blogmas Day 5: Five 2020 Releases To Read In 2021