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Sewing Fiction Magic and Ghosts

Supernatural occurrences are abundant in these books with a sewing theme. My favorite of all the writers of ghostly themes is Barbara Michaels. In fact, it was the book Stitches in Time that hooked me on her writing many years ago. 650 more words

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Terry Pratchett Quotes

Just a quick one today…

Found this list of Terry Pratchett quotes online, thought you’d like to have a look. I love reading the Discworld books, I read my first one ‘Pyramids’ when I was about 12 or 13. 47 more words


banned books week: sept. 25 – oct. 1.

Sunday marked the start of the 34th annual Banned Books Week. Banned Books Week celebrates the freedom to read and draws attention to banned and challenged books. 391 more words

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For the Joy of Reading: His Bloody Project

Graeme Macrae Burnet has written a remarkable account of three murders in the Highlands of Wester Ross in the second half of the nineteenth century.   The problem is not to work out what happened, or who did what.   658 more words

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Roald Dahl City of the Unexpected Celebrations

Cardiff transformed last weekend into a Roald Dahl paradise full of his beloved characters. We couldn’t make it on the Saturday, but we weren’t going to miss the Unexpected Picnic in Bute Park. 173 more words

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Sunshine Blogger Award#2

I was given this award by the astounding Icebreaker694 (honestly I am running out of adjectives and may have to resort to googling, but she deserves all the praise from all the adjectives, really, go check her out!) 443 more words

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