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I Won't Back Down*

Most of us don’t want to appear weak in front of others. That’s arguably why people often don’t tell their troubles to a lot of people or admit their mistakes. 1,180 more words

Agatha Christie

Completed: Raven Black (Shetland Island Series)

Raven Black
Ann Cleeves
2006, UK

Twenty past one in the morning on New Year’s Day. Magnus knew the time because of the fat clock, his mother’s clock, which squatted on the shelf over the fire.

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Thin Air - Ann Cleeves (Shetland 6)

Published September 2014

The sixth book in Ann Cleeves’ Shetland series

Thin Air is the next book in Ann Cleeves’ Shetland series – which is now a major BBC One drama starring Douglas Henshall as detective Jimmy Perez. 541 more words

Old people are like young people on the inside

Today´s Quotation is from Harbour Street by Ann Cleeves.

Vera had also brought Margaret´s wedding photo from the guest house. Sometimes she thought that the younger members of her team considered older peple a different species.

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It's a Light and Tumble Journey*

I’ve been fortunate enough to visit animal preserves and sanctuaries on three different continents. They can be breathtakingly beautiful places, and certainly give one a perspective on a lot of things. 1,288 more words