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"T" |Tormented

My challenge: Write a 26 word story using the quote as point of inspiration. “T

Yes, I hate it when people call me a ‘national treasure’. 47 more words

Creative Writing

Let's read... about Coventry

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#49 Sue Townsend: Rebuilding Coventry (Penguin, 2013)

I made the mistake of reading this book on public transport, chuckling through the whole journey. 341 more words


A Book Quartet Reviewed

Usually my book reviews tend to be reasonably long. Not by Lord of The Rings measures, but still fairly less superficial than the majority of book reviews. 1,384 more words


#BookReview : The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole by Sue Townsend

The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13 3/4 by Sue Townsend

Teen angst has never been such serious business – or this much fun! In his secret diary, British teen Adrian Mole excruciatingly details every morsel of his turbulent adolescence.

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Book Chat

Sexy Monsters

I had a dream, and it had sexy monsters, celebrities and a dystopian backdrop. It was awesome. Needless to say, upon waking up this morning, the first thing I did was write down everything that I could remember and I fully intend to begin work on making it into a story, I’m thinking novella. 520 more words

Adrian Mole: The Prostrate Years

So I had planned for my next fortnightly book to be Vanity Fair but then a week passed without me reading a word and I switched to… 239 more words

2016 Book And Film Challenge

52 Books: Weeks 3 and 4

Fine, fine, this whole ‘blog at least once a week’ malarkey has somewhat passed me by, and January’s only just sodded off. I have good reason for my absence, though: I’ve been writing way more than I’ve been reading for the past two weeks. 1,020 more words