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Zoella Novel

So, as you all may know Zoe Sugg a.k.a. Zoella is a famous British YouTube make-up and lifestyle vlogger who has over 5 million subscribers and over 200 million video views. 117 more words

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Mumbai Confidential by Saurav Mohapatra and Vivek Shinde

Title: Mumbai Confidential
Author: Saurav Mohapatra and Vivek Shinde
Publisher: Inked, Penguin
ISBN: 9780143333357
Genre: Graphic Novel
Pages: 144
Source: Publisher
Rating: 5/5

What better way to depict the dark and gory underworld and cop politics of Mumbai, than through a graphic novel? 294 more words


Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner

Wallace Stegner, an American author born in 1909, is perhaps best known for his Pulitzer Prize winning novel Angle of Repose (1972). He wrote for six decades – novels, short stories, biographies and essays. 1,205 more words

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The death of fiction (and the birth of history).

As I write this, I’m waiting for the courier to arrive from Penguin Books, armed with the typeset proofs of ‘In the Family Way’. I’m absolutely terrified. 390 more words

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Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey

Elizabeth is Missing, Healey’s impressive debut novel, is narrated by Maud, an eighty-two year old woman with dementia. The book opens with a brief prologue set in the present day in which Maud finds the broken lid of an old make-up compact in her friend, Elizabeth’s, garden. 1,312 more words

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Dirt Music - playing in my head, again...

I’ve discovered that great books are worth a second read in one lifetime. I recently revisited Tim Winton’s novel, Dirt Music, and it’s still a magnificent, compelling read. 698 more words

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