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Throwing Fifty Shades

I really do hate that awful book and here is why. But before I get to that:

This week I read

Mr Toppit, by Charles Elton… 1,612 more words

Fifty Shades Of Crap

Hi from South Wales

A brief Monday blog from my holiday in South Wales. The sun is out! We’ve been to watch Polo – a new experience for me and I’m wondering why…as a Jilly Cooper fan I surely should have embraced the thrill that is polo sooner. 290 more words


Famous five #152

I know, I know. Last week I was all ‘oh I’m going to be such a good blogger this week’ and then I completely failed to upload regularly. 227 more words


Arsey PC whingers...Cover of Jilly Cooper's Riders sanitised for 2015

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1985 – 2007


Jilly Cooper’s novel Rider is a tale of saucy goings-on in the Cotswolds showjumping set with an iconic cover showing a woman holding a riding crop, with a man’s hand place firmly on her derriere.

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Book Censorship

Champagne Bollinger. The books that built me, "Riders, Jilly Cooper"

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wonderful @BollingerUK made sure the literary conversation at The Books That Built Me sparkled in sophisticated style


A little about setting

Hello again reader, sorry it’s been so long. All I can say is life seems to have taken some interesting twists and turns and I’m just now beginning to catch up. 486 more words

Words that paint a passionate picture...mostly Jilly Cooper.

Around Valentine’s Day I posted lots of examples of really good screen kisses that made my heart beat that little bit faster, but after seeing… 791 more words