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Sara Taylor - The Shore

Dark, violent, disturbing, beautifully written, and with an obsidian glitter

The Shore is a highly assured debut novel by a young author, originally from rural Virginia, whose tertiary education was in the UK, which is where she now lives. 831 more words

Book Review

Young Writer of the Year Award Shortlist Event + giveaway

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On a grey, dreary Saturday afternoon in London I’ve been told to look for a yellow door. This particular yellow door is the entrance to The Groucho Club, legendary hang-out of the likes of Noel Gallagher, Alex James and Lily Allen. 1,624 more words

Give Away

Recent Reading Highlights.

I did a bit of reading this summer. Not a ton, but enough to say I read constantly. Looking back it seems I started and stopped more books than I finished. 866 more words


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So….. I imagine this sea gull, (if they fly by a lake are they called lake gulls?) while reflecting on this faithful, old lighthouse that has been keeping watch for years, suddenly being stunned by the question that has now formed in his bird brain: who keeps watch over the lighthouse?

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August Wrap-Up

I’m doing my wrap-up a little bit early this month because there is no way I am finishing another book in the next two days. I had very ambitious plans for reading this month, and they just did not happen. 306 more words