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C'est la fibromyalgia

I’m typing this with aching hands–little shards of pain through the palms and the bottom of the fingers. Probably been spending too much time on the computer. 329 more words


I Just Read: Life After Life

Snow. Darkness falls. Snow. Darkness falls. If you’ve read Kate Atkinson’s Life After Life, those words probably make you think of dead kids, and you probably agree with me that Edwardian England was in sore need of a DFACS. 329 more words


My book list

Here is a list of books that I have read since April 2014, roughly when I started this blog. Links to reviews will be posted as I get round to writing them, and the dates I read the books are posted beside the list. 45 more words


Final Thoughts on Kate Atkinson’s Life After Life  

So, the answer to my big question from my last post, “Does Ursula Todd know that she’s living her life over and over again?” has been answered.  579 more words

Fiction - General

Some of my Favourite People are Books (part one)

How do you choose a favourite book? It’s almost indecent, like whispering the name of your favourite child (kids: if you’re reading this, I love all three of you the same). 719 more words


Update on Kate Atkinson’s Life After Life (by Jill)

I have been making steady forward progress on Life After Life since I last posted on Saturday, and only have about a hundred and fifty pages to go (out of five hundred and something).  560 more words

Fiction - General

Trespassing with Tremain…

It has been a year since Gran died. A year which seems to have gone all too quickly and also weirdly slowly all at once. How does time do that? 523 more words

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