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Top Ten Favourite Books From The Past 3 Years

I keep missing Tuesday, so I’m doing this week’s Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by the lovely The Broke and the Bookish) on Wednesday. Yeah. 226 more words

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Top Ten Tuesday: All Time Favorite Books From the Past 3 Years

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish…

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This Week In Books - 4.2.2015

This meme is organised by Lipsyy Lost and Found, so please check out that blog if you’d like to take part!

Here’s my week in books so far… 216 more words

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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

“ I wonder how the book got to Guernsey? Perhaps there is some sort of secret homing instinct in books that brings them to their perfect readers.” 211 more words

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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society - Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows

This is one of those books that I’ve been meaning to read for some time, the focus being the German Occupation of Guernsey. Living in Jersey which was also occupied this is a familiar subject as the history of this time surrounds me with the bunkers and fortifications left behind as well as the German Underground Hospital which has now been rebranded as the War Tunnels. 497 more words

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Book reviews and the Ultimate Reading Challenge

At first I was resistant to it, because it seemed like a lot of work. But more and more people suggested that I should do it, so I caved. 2,067 more words

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Review: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

PAPERBACK; 248 P.
BLOOMSBURY, 2009/2007
SOURCE: FROM THE LIBRARY

It’s 1946 and author Juliet Ashton can’t think what to write next. Out of the blue, she receives a letter from Dawsey Adams of Guernsey – by chance, he’s acquired a book that once belonged to her, and, spurred on by their mutual love of reading, they begin a correspondence.

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