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Who put the Oc in Rock?*

A few weeks ago Alain, the teacher at my Occitan language class, brought in fifteen sprigs of greenery he’d gathered on a Sunday stroll, and passed them round for us to identify. 771 more words

Smilax

Stomata in Quercus (dicots)

The impact of atmospheric carbon dioxide and temperature change on stomatal density: observations from Quercus robur lammas leaves

by Beerling D. J., Chaloner W. G. 216 more words

Angiosperms

Crow Moon by Anna McKerrow

Genre: YA Fantasy
Pages: 384
Publisher: Quercus
Source: UKYA Extravaganza
Format: Paperback
Rating: 5 stars
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The law of being average F: A Novel by Daniel Kehlmann

“How can anyone live with the fact that they’re not Rubens? How does anyone come to terms with it? To begin with, everyone thinks they’re the exception to everything.

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Literature

Poisoned Ground - Barbara Nadel

Barbara Nadel is both a find and a treasure, currently writing two series. With Headline she pursues the Turkish cases of Inspector Ikmen – now up to novel seventeen at the time of writing – and with Quercus she has just delivered her third Hakim & Arnold mystery, set closer to home. 359 more words

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IFFP 2015 and March readings

You may be wondering why this time I didn’t announce the books I was planning to read in March.

Well, I was waiting for the IFFP longlist, as I have the honor to be part of the… 456 more words

Fiction

Blue by Lisa Glass

Genre: YA Romance
Pages: 375
Publisher: Quercus
Source: YABirmingham
Format: Paperback
Rating: 3 stars
Buy the Book: Waterstones, Amazon, The Book Depository
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