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A Debut and a Final Work You Don't Want to Miss This Month.

These two new May releases are not connected in any way. In fact, they are quite opposite from one another. One is a debut novel from a very promising young author and the other a final piece from an author cherished by many. 384 more words

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Readathon | Bout of Books 13.0

So, luckily I have some time off this week, and have decided to participate in Bout of Books 13.0! This will be my first time, so I’m preeeettty excited. 970 more words


Oh we do like to be beside the seaside - Part Two - The Great Orme

For our second reminder of autumn we return for our next bout of sea air. This time we made our way over more Welsh hills, moors and mountains to the northern stretch of coast. 363 more words


Holiday Reading #1: The Shore by Sara Taylor

Earlier this month I headed off to Spain to catch up with my parents, relax in the sunshine and do some reading.

The first book to draw my attention was an advanced proof of the Baileys Prize Longlistee “The Shore”, a debut novel/short story collection set on a remote collection of islands off the coast of Virginia. 606 more words


The Bailey's Prize Shadow Panel Shortlist

Twenty books, five weeks, six readers and a lot of discussion later (some of it heated – ask six passionate readers how they each feel about a book and prepare to stand back!), here’s the Shadow Panel’s choices for the shortlist. 55 more words

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