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Can anyone ever go home again?

For Frieda Klein, therapist and woman managing in her solo existence in London, thoughts of the home she left behind in Braxton twenty-three years before have now intruded upon her, as she faces the young teenage girl, the daughter of an old school acquaintance from Braxton, who has confided a horrific secret. 371 more words

Book Review


Welcome to another Tuesday celebrating bookish events, from Tuesday/First Chapter/Intros, hosted by Bibliophile by the Sea; and Teaser Tuesdays hosted by Should Be Reading. 431 more words

Teaser Tuesdays

Thursday's Child has Far to Go

Every now and then I get a terrifying glimpse into the mind of Mark.  This morning he said, ‘you know how people always say you don’t use algebra once you’ve left school?’ 233 more words

Friends And Family

Nicci French: Waiting for Wednesday (2013)

If you follow this blog you know I’m a fan of crime writing duo Nicci French. Having read the first two in the Frieda Klein series and spotting number four on the shelves of a local bookshop, I had to finally read  520 more words


Read Women 2014: June

It’s July already and that means with June’s post I’m halfway through Read Women 2014. The pickings are mighty slim this month. I spent a lot of time on a book I finally decided not to finish and after  500 more words