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Hotel K, Kathryn Bonella: Another review from Bali!

I drove passed the Kerobokan Prison whilst travelling around Bali, and I was instantly intrigued. Its imposing and decrepit looking walls just seem so out of place – a stone’s throw from the beach and surrounded by ambling tourists and surfers in board shorts. 351 more words

Contemporary

I Followed the Rules is out now!

Yes, my second novel is in Heat Magazine’s top 5 books and is out now!!

‘The retro dating guide’s recent renaissance left most sane, modern women baffled, but Bolouri has written a character who cleverly challenges the concept. 39 more words

Blog

Dendrophilia

My Quercus agrifolia brings all the birds to the yard, and they’re re like…

Laying Dormant

Central Nuclear de Almaraz em Espanha

A Quercus lança o alerta acerca de uma central nuclear em Espanha, Almaraz, situada junto ao Tejo e a 100 KM da fronteira com Portugal. Segundo divulgado na imprensa portuguesa pela Quercus, um dos principais motivos de alerta é o facto da central já ter ultrapassado o seu prazo de vida (em 2010), mas teve o seu funcionamento estendido por mais 10 anos. 41 more words

Portugal

Red Oak

A young red oak

Red Oak, Quercus rubra

Family: Fagaceae, the Beech Family

Description: Native tall deciduous hardwood tree. Leaves with 6-10 lobes with bristle tips, bark furrowed and sometimes reddish in older trees, fruit an acorn… 512 more words

Natural History

Positive relationship between pCO2 and stomatal frequency

A new positive relationship between pCO2 and stomatal frequency in Quercus guyavifolia (Fagaceae): a potential proxy for palaeo-CO2 levels

by Hu J.-J., Xing Y.-W… 312 more words

Physiology/Biochemistry/Genetics/Ecology

I Followed the Rules by Joanna Bolouri

I have seen this book described as a modern day Bridget Jones Diary and, like that book, it is certainly full of humour and wit with a main character you will just love! 583 more words