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Developing blog posts as I write a novel

In the past, I have developed and written my blog posts about my novels after the novel has been written. This has involved me going back over parts of the novel and my notes, trying to find things to write about. 588 more words

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Balancing Act

Balancing Act  by Joanna Trollope.

Post by Julie from Southport Branch Library.

I haven’t read Joanna Trollope for a long time. I loved her early books but was disappointed by… 190 more words

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The Moor's Last Sigh by Salman Rushdie

What’s this book about, eh? Let’s check the back cover blurb:

“Its narrator is Moaes ‘Moor’ Zogoiby, a ‘high-born crossbreed’ who is the last surviving scion of a dynasty of Cochinese spice merchants and crime lords.

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Book review: Tilly Trotter Widowed by Catherine Cookson

Tilly Trotter Widowed by Catherine Cookson

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

This is the third volume of the Tilly Trotter’s tetralogy.

Tilly’s saga continues, when she returns back home after her stay in Texas with her late husband Matthew. 228 more words

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THE COURAGE TO LOVE by CHRISTINA TETREAULT (contemporary romance fiction)

FRIDAY’S FANTASTIC FIND is the contemporary romance THE COURAGE TO LOVE by CHRISTINA TETREAULT.
Book 1 in Love On The North Shore

Can love be enough when you’re from two different worlds? 270 more words

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The Dress by Sophie Nicholls

Today I am reviewing The Dress by Sophie Nicholls.

Blurb: Sumptuous vintage fashions, a very modern love story and a sprinkling of ‘everyday magic.’ The owner of York’s new vintage dress shop is not quite what she seems… 197 more words

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This time, Rapunzel's story

Sold for Endless Rue by Madeleine E. Robins
Published by Forge Books, May 14, 2013 (Historical Fiction)

My rating: I’ll definitely go here again / Outstanding adventure! 662 more words

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