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I like to think of life as a compilation of tiny moments, an almost infinite multitude of conversations, daydreams, sights, sounds and feelings that combine to make our existence unique.  704 more words


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Congratulation to Evie Simonsohn for the beautiful drawing of a shooner to illustrate her favourite book “Bloody Jack”, by L.A. Meyer. This book is unfortunately not in the library and is now out of print!.. 109 more words

Favourite Books

I Love Books: Came Back To Show You I Could Fly by Robin Klein

‘She was the most beautiful person he’d seen in his life….Anyone who wore satin and silver lace and black nail polish, anyone who had a little flying horse tattooed on one shoulder, could reach heights undreamed of by other people.’ 86 more words


BOOK REVIEW: The Weight of Water by Sarah Crossan

Title: The Weight of Water
Author: Sarah Crossan
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Date of Publication: 25 Dec 2011
Rating: 5/5 stars

Today, Sarah Crossan’s fifth book One  685 more words

Book Review

Heartless by Mary Balogh (audiobook) - Narrated by Rosalyn Landor

Life has taught Lucas Kendrick, Duke of Harndon, that a heart is a decided liability. Betrayed by his elder brother, rejected by his fiancée, banished by his father, and shunned by his mother, Luke fled to Paris, where he became the most sought-after bachelor in fashionable society.

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Historical Romance

Some Young Adult Novels I've Enjoyed

I’m currently writing a Young Adult novel.  This is a big departure for me, and thus rather scary.  Can I pull it off?  I’m about a third of the way through and so far, so good. 309 more words

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Spirit of the Place

Writing can make you new friends in more ways than one. Recently I met novelist Dennis Hamley and discovered we had a number of interests in common, not the least of which was an admiration for A.S. 691 more words