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Book Review - Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha, by Roddy Doyle

Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha by Roddy Doyle

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

5 stars.

Firstreads, Goodreads giveaway. Thank you so much for the opportunity to read this Booker Prize Winner! 82 more words


Smile by Roddy Doyle

I’ve been reading Roddy Doyle for several decades now. That’s kind of nice. He and I have grown up and begun to grow old together. 1,219 more words

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Christmas Temp paying the gas bill

The only reason I got a job in a bookshop was because of Christmas.  There were precious few other things that I wanted to do right after uni and I knew how to work a till. 452 more words


'Smile' ~ Roddy Doyle

Roddy Doyle’s latest novel, Smile, opens with an interesting note from the publisher. It proclaims that ‘in 2017, Viking Penguin will mark twenty-five years of publishing Roddy Doyle. 666 more words


Book pile

Hi! I’ve just read a few books from the pile beside my chair. Wanna hear about them?

Smile, by Roddy Doyle

This one was a doozy. 2,208 more words

October Favourites

Here’s to being another month closer to winter break!


Tracy Chevalier’s Girl With A Pearl Earring is a historic fiction novel inspired by the painting’s model. 311 more words