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BOOK REVIEW: Uncommon Type by Tom Hanks

Let’s get this out of the way now, so I don’t have to mention it too much during the review of ‘Uncommon Type’. Yes, it’s Tom Hanks. 1,655 more words


#BookReview: Two Dark Tales: Jack Squat and The Niche by Charles Lambert @BelgraviaB

“A pair of disturbing novellas from the master of ‘the literary uncanny’.

In ‘Jack Squat’, unemployed Gordon and his partner Omar see a money-making opportunity helping expats buy homes in southern Italy.

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FICTION: Flotsam by Dan Carpenter

The arrival

No one could recall the storm, though it is true to say that a storm had passed. The evidence was there, carried in a calm wind and the smudged grey sky like a poorly erased mistake in pencil.

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Book Review - Sunvault: Stories of Solarpunk and Eco-Speculation

Goodreads Synopsis:

Sunvault: Stories of Solarpunk and Eco-Speculation is the first anthology to broadly collect solarpunk short fiction, artwork, and poetry. A new genre for the 21st Century, … 448 more words

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A Forsyte Encounters the People, 1917 by John Galsworthy

A Forsyte Encounters the People, 1917 is from John Galsworthy’s novel On Forsyte ‘Change. Galsworthy who won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1932 wrote a number of books on the Forsyte family. 363 more words


Book Cover Design: the Story of French Collection

When people buy a book, their choice depends on many factors: recommendation, a favourite author, a catchy title, a genre they like and so on. The cover also has a big influence on book buying. 516 more words

Historical Fiction

Mini Reads Monday #2

I have returned!! With more little books full of big stories that you might be interested in reading if you only have a short amount of time – or a short attention span!!!  506 more words