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As many of you know, I am running this year’s Field Library Reading Challenge, the purpose of which is to encourage people to get acquainted with different aspects of the library’s collection and stretch our reading horizons.   936 more words


The Book Collector - Alice Thompson

What’s it all about?:

Alice Thompsons new novel is a gothic story of book collecting, mutilation and madness. Violet is obsessed with the books of fairy tales her husband acquires, but her growing delusions see her confined in an asylum. 562 more words

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Today I Read...Ella: a Stepmum's Tale

Today I read Ella: a Stepmum’s Tale by J.L. Higgs. 

Ah, the story of Cinderella. Every one knows it, right? The beautiful girl, the handsome prince, and the Wicked Stepmother who tried to keep them apart. 326 more words

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Dance of the Dragon Sorceress, book 3 in Tangere Tales

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If you are following my blog, you know I read books 1 and 2 in the Tangere Tales by Heather Rainier. I fell in love with that world. 506 more words

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The Starlit Wood

The Starlit Wood: New Fairy Tales

Grade: A-

The Starlit Wood (which I keep saying wrong) is a lovely book of fairy tales I picked up this weekend. 340 more words


Midnight of the Fae, book 2 in Tangere Tales

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Today I would like to give you my impressions of the book I just finished today, an adult twist on my fave fairy tale from one of my fave authors, … 391 more words

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When the moon was made ...

The Ocean at the End of the Lane

by Neil Gaiman

‘I just looked up at her, all grown-up and blonde, in her grey and pink dress, and I was scared.’ 677 more words

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