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My Real Children by Jo Walton

In brief: Patricia is a very old lady with dementia in a nursing home. Despite this, she can remember two versions of her life. Which one is true? 631 more words

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Mailbox Monday 24/11/14

The previous week was quite tumultuous with a lot of things going on. I didn’t get too much read and horror of horrors, I couldn’t even finish my audiobook before I had to return it to the library! 364 more words

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The Chocolate Promise, excerpt and chocolate lavender truffle ball recipe!

My new novel, The Chocolate Promise, is in production and the book will be out in April 2015. In the meantime, here’s a lovely piece to whet your appetite, an excerpt and a divine recipe for chocolate lavender truffle balls. Oh boy!

The Burning Room by Michael Connelly

In brief: Harry Bosch returns to solve a cold murder case ten years in the making with his new partner, ‘Lucky’ Lucia Soto.

The good: 750 more words

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Mailbox Monday 3/11/14

Wow, where did last week go? I don’t have anything new to report, still working and sleeping with not a lot else. I did get to the shops as you’ll see below, plus the postie dropped by with a win from… 302 more words

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Half the World in Winter by Maggie Joel

In brief: A story about grief and the things it makes us do set in London, 1880. Two families, haunted by the horrific deaths of their daughters, react in different ways. 712 more words

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