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Little Bee by Chris Cleave

One of our book clubs gave this an aggregated total of 7/10. They really enjoyed this book. It is one of the most requested book club kit titles. 43 more words

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Gold by Chris Cleave

Title: Gold
Author: Chris Cleave
Genre: Fiction

Rating: 2 / 5

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Do you like Lifetime and soap operas? Then this book might be for you. 906 more words

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Love is challenged during the early war years

Chris Cleave wrote Everyone Brave is Forgiven after finding his grandfather’s letters to his grandmother written during World War II. Cleave’s grandfather was stationed in Malta with Randolph Churchill, son of Winston Churchill during the siege that left the forces starving and without support. 295 more words

EVERYONE BRAVE IS FORGIVEN by Chris Cleave (Audiobook)

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

EVERYONE BRAVE IS FORGIVEN is a beautifully written story about the horrors of WWII and how it impacted the lives of everyday people. 127 more words


The Other Hand by Chris Cleave

The Other Hand by Chris Cleave

My rating: 3 of 5 stars

I found this book interesting but at times distressing. It wasn’t a cheerful read though there was some humour and some hopeful moments. 71 more words

The World the Young Folks Wish For and the World that Is: Everyone Brave is Forgiven

British writer Chris Cleave is aptly named.  Reading his books will cleave your heart right in two.  I learned this about seven or eight years ago when I read his… 1,199 more words

Everyone Brave is Forgiven

War was declared at 11.15 and Mary North signed up at noon.

The cover of this book has the most beautiful photograph of an extremely well dressed woman posting a letter into a post box in a square that is reduced to rubble. 658 more words