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Susan Hill - Strange Meeting

A beautifully written story about male friendships and the First World War

Susan Hill, almost always a writer whose fictional books deal with ethical or philosophical issues as well as whatever else she is writing about, writes in three main styles, a couple of which are ‘genre fiction’ Firstly, books with a supernatural, often gothic element – most famous of which was Woman In Black – book, then stage play, TV version, radio play, then film – I’m sure there is a tee shirt too! 668 more words

Book Review

'After Me Comes the Flood' by Sarah Perry **

The intriguing premise of Sarah Perry’s After Me Comes the Flood is as follows: ‘What if you walked out of your life only to find another one was already waiting for you?’ … 586 more words

Ask Simon Anything - Part III

And so we come to the final set of your questions, which The Beard says I should never do again because it makes me look egotistical and attention seeking – even though I didn’t come up with the idea but let’s not have a domestic via the medium of blogging. 1,367 more words

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Book Review: The Woman in Black

Warning: Do not read this book after dark unless you are prepared to be frightened!!

Last Halloween my Dad had the ‘brilliant idea’ of watching the film version of… 461 more words

Books

Susan Hill - The Soul of Discretion (Serrailler 8)

Just when I thought the Serrailler series might be running out of steam…….

Susan Hill was a fabulous and thoughtful writer of complex and often dark psychology long before she embarked on the crime genre… 807 more words

Book Review

THE WOMAN IN BLACK. 1989. DIRECTED BY HERBERT WISE. STARRING ADRIAN RAWLINS, BERNARD HEPTON, DAVID DAKER AND PAULINE MORAN. REVIEW BY SANDRA HARRIS. ©

THE WOMAN IN BLACK. 1989. DIRECTED BY HERBERT WISE. STARRING ADRIAN RAWLINS, BERNARD HEPTON, DAVID DAKER AND PAULINE MORAN. REVIEW BY SANDRA HARRIS. ©

Based on the hugely successful novel by Susan Hill, this is the story of young solicitor Arthur Kidd, a family man with two young children, and some creepy shenanigans with a vengeful ghost. 824 more words

10 Must-Dos Before Buying a Home

Technology has made searching for your dream home super easy!  All you have to do is turn on your computer, type in a few key search terms and within seconds you’ve got dozens of listings to look at from the privacy of your own kitchen table.  491 more words