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Review: The Holocaust: A New History - Laurence Rees

5 of 5 stars

My version: Audiobook
Non Fiction
StoryTel subscription

Laurence Rees’ masterpiece is revealing in three ways. First, it is based not only on the latest academic research, but also on 25 years of interviewing survivors and perpetrators, often at the sites of the events, many of whom have never had their words published before. 654 more words


Central Europe 1914 to 1935

Today’s offering from the Rand McNally World Atlas of 1946, is the final one.

This map is of course the one that was current at the outbreak of World War II. 321 more words

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Bio Changes and Eating Gregg's Sausage Rolls

Bing Bong My Profile’s Gone

Rebranding Again?

I just completed rebranding my bio and profile photos across all the sites where it appears. If anyone wonders what a writer does all day, it took all day to change Wordpress, Gravatar, my blog, website, Outlook, Facebook page About and Story sections, Twitter, Goodreads, Amazon US, Amazon UK, Linked In and Google. 573 more words


The Punished Is A Readers' Favorite 5 Star Novel

5 Star Review of The Punished

Reviewer Romuald Dzemo really gets to grips here with what I was trying to achieve in The Punished:

“The writing is awesome and the pacing measured. 37 more words


The world, in 1913

A couple of years ago, I ‘inherited’ a map of the world, from my father-in-law.

It is a Hammond’s Illustrated Atlas of the World and was published in 1913, by C. 350 more words

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alt-J Deadcrush

Bunker mentality

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The Punished


What Happens When You Ask What If?

If you missed the Facebook launch of my novel, bad luck. Here’s an edited highlight.

A very warm welcome to the online launch of The Punished with Crooked Cat’s Cy Forrest live from my studio in a rural village just south of Bath in the UK. 600 more words