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I agree with… Val McDermid

“If I published my first three novels now, I wouldn’t have a career because no-one would publish my fourth novel based on the sales of my first three… Back in the day when I started you were still allowed to make mistakes, you got to make your mistakes in public, in a way. 304 more words

Sandra Danby

There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all.

Everyday Happiness

Day 34 - Insert enjoyable thing here

Is there anything you get so much enjoyment from that you can’t help but encourage others to participate? There are several things/experiences that I enjoy so much that I can’t help but talk about them, but that’s not quite what I’m talking about. 672 more words

Book review: The Hidden Assassins

The pace of this thriller does not stop. The setting: Seville, Spain. The beginning: a mutilated corpse is found on a rubbish dump. The first turning point: an explosion at a block of flats turns out to be a terrorism attack on the mosque in the basement. 388 more words

Sandra Danby

The details of a memory.

Sometimes a memory, long since forgotten, will choose to emerge and when it presents itself you have to decide what to do with that memory. I suppose you can try to bury it deep inside, try to send it back to where it came from. 1,252 more words

Life

JULY BOOK A DAY - JULY 26

JULY 26.

26) The novel you wish you’d written

So Many Books by Gabriel Zaid

Ok, so it’s not a novel, as in work of fiction, but actually literary criticism on book industry from the turn of the century. 168 more words

Bookshelf Porn

Stuff That I Love & You Need To Know About: Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell.

Did you read Jane Austen in English class? Or even just because you wanted to? I know she’s not for everyone, but me, I’ve always had a bit of an affinity for Britishness. 1,197 more words

Fangirl Pride