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Apple Tree Yard - Louise Doughty - W.F.Howes Ltd Publishers.

I read this book a couple of years ago and I find myself mentioning it to most people who ask me for a good book recommendation. 214 more words

Penwith Penninsula

Katherine Mansfield hated it, couldn’t wait to get away, but for us the north coast of that far stretch of Cornwall is just about perfect – this year, especially, when the weather was kinder than is often the case and there was only one day in which the mist refused to rise off Zennor Hill from dawn till late afternoon. 134 more words

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Apple Tree Yard by Louise Doughty

Read 07/07/2016 to 14/07/2016

Rating: 3 stars

I can’t remember why I decided to read a Louise Doughty book, whether it was a recommendation by a friend or a review I read. 1,516 more words

Book Review

I love the Society of Authors, for all sorts of reasons. For a start, they let me join, which for an independently published author is a real bonus, as most of the writers’ groups won’t let me join regardless of how many real, well-produced and well-written novels I sell.

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Black Water – Louise Doughty

Back in May of 2014 I read Louise Doughty’s Apple Tree Yard and was, I think it is fair to say, pretty caught up in it and its brilliance. 1,137 more words


Apple Tree Yard – Louise Doughty

‘Yvonne Carmichael has a high-flying career, a beautiful home and a good marriage. But when she meets a stranger she is drawn into a passionate affair.  510 more words

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Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading 13/6/16

Happy Monday, especially if you’re in one of those Australian states having a public holiday today. (I know ours was last week, but I can’t help but feel envious). 432 more words

Mailbox Monday