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Hampshire Seaside - Lymington

Here is another post to remind us of warmer sunnier days. It is the story of the second seaside town we visited while in Hampshire earlier this year. 323 more words


Hampshire Seaside - part two - Milford

To bring some sunshine to a very dull January let us turn the clock back and enjoy a visit to the Hampshire coast.

While in Hampshire we drove down through the New forest avoiding cattle, donkeys, pigs and ponies on the road and down to Milford on Sea. 203 more words


Best of the Rest 2015

Earlier this week, I wrote about the Russian reading that took up so much of my time during 2015 (you can see my conclusions and recommendations  711 more words

Book Lists

The Future of Fiction is Bright Indeed: 'The Shore' by Sara Taylor (2015)

‘The Shore’ caught my eye earlier this year because, well, why woudn’t it with a cover that fabulous? ¬†I mentally filed away the name and then let things simmer until I saw it reappear, not on a bookshelf, but in the shortlist for the… 615 more words

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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

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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

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