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The trouble with a good book...

I have just finished reading ‘Broken Homes’ by Ben Aaronovitch, the fourth in his ‘Folly’ series. The books follow the investigations of a team of London police officers, but these are policemen¬†and women¬†with magical powers… it sounds strange, it might even sound silly, and although they may be strange they are not silly, but great reads – strong interesting characters, intriguing plots, pace, action, mystery, and humour. 235 more words


English Passengers... what a brilliant book!

For our book club this week we were reading The English Passengers by Matthew Kneale; it had appealed to me when it was first published as part of it is set in Tasmania where my family lived between 1839-1880. 564 more words