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The Woman in Black

Hammer Horror presents a ‘bump in the night’ Gothic feature, this quintessential horror set in the Edwardian period is based on the famous novel by Susan Hill. 260 more words

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WWW Wednesday (October 22)

Hosted by Miz B at Should be Reading

To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions…
• What are you currently reading?
• What did you recently finish reading? 464 more words

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What I have learnt from a weekend of ghost stories

I’ve been reading ghost stories to find out how to write them. This weekend I read The Small Hand by Susan Hill, author of The Woman in Black… 252 more words

Fiction Writing

#LockedInABookshop – The Books I Would Read if I Found Myself in the Position of the #WaterstonesOne

Most of you will have undoubtedly heard about the luck misfortune of David Willis who suffered the amazing awful ordeal of being accidentally locked into the Trafalgar Square store of Waterstones for a few hours before, having tweeted, he was rescued. 1,079 more words

Book Thoughts

The Best Till Last... Revisiting Manderley

I’ve always been a fan of the story ‘Rebecca’, the novel written by Daphne Du Maurier, the Hitchock film, and the later TV series, featuring the ever reptilian Charles Dance as Maxim (was never comfortable with that casting.) I knew that several novels had spun off from the original story over the years, but considered this a travesty, a calculating ploy by the publishing industry to claw in more bucks, rather than any honest attempt to continue the story with integrity. 3,402 more words

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Friday Finds (October 17)

Hosted by Should be Reading

FRIDAY FINDS showcases the books you ‘found’ and added to your To Be Read (TBR) list… whether you found them online, or in a bookstore, or in the library — wherever! 611 more words

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Ruby Port Wine

Even the name “Ruby Port Wine” makes me happy.

This one is from the oldest winery in America, Brotherhood Winery, established in 1839; ruby port wine… 146 more words

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