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The Beach Hut by Cassandra Parkin

Summary:  It is autumn time and on a peaceful Cornish beach, Finnand his sister Ava defy planning regulations and achieve a childhood dream when they build themselves an illegal beach hut. 101 more words

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The Beach Hut by Cassandra Parkin

Much like her previous novel, The Beach Hut is set in the past and the present, in almost alternating chapters. In the present, in a Cornish seaside town, siblings Finn and Ava have built an illegal beach hut to live in temporarily, angering local publican Donald. 427 more words

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Stacking The Shelves #118

Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you’re adding to your shelves, be it buying or borrowing. From ‘real’ books you’ve purchased, a book you’ve borrowed, a book you’ve been given or an e-book they can all be shared! 102 more words

Stacking The Shelves

The Summer We All Ran Away - Cassandra Parkin

What’s it all about?:

When nineteen year old Davey finds himself drunk, beaten and alone, he is rescued by the oddly-assorted inhabitants of an abandoned and beautiful house in the West Country. 580 more words

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A Terrible Moment Of Self-Indulgence

This is the most poncey, self-indulgent, fuck-your-Noguchi-coffee-table hipster-crap thing I have ever done. AND YET I DO NOT CARE, because it makes me happy, damn it, and it was my birthday yesterday and I felt like I was allowed. 325 more words

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Book Review: The Summer We All Ran Away by Cassandra Parkin

“It comes,” said Priss, looking smug, “from an old German word. Hud. It means to hide. A house is somewhere to hide.”

I actually read this in Autumn, but my mind still ran away to Summer. 221 more words

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British People Problems

A teacake

Also a teacake

AND YET WE ALL ACCEPT THIS AS REASONABLE

NO WONDER THE FRENCH HAVE NO RESPECT FOR US

HOW WAS THIS ALLOWED TO HAPPEN… 44 more words

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