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Books read in July 2017

Here are the books I read in July! I only managed four after the massive Outlander last month threw me off:    I had wanted to read We Were Liars for ages and I love this special edition hardback copy. It's a gripping YA read with a hyped twist and the storytelling is very original… Continue reading Books read in July 2017

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Books that make you cry 

   So I read this review of my novel (from this list of the ten most romantic books: http://bit.ly/246MFqP) and it got me thinking about books that have made me cry.  Here are my five favourite weepies: Me Before You - Jojo Moyes    The love story that will leave you a weeping wreck at… Continue reading Books that make you cry 

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Books read in September 2015

After You - Jojo Moyes Lou Clark has lots of questions. Like how it is she's ended up working in an airport bar, spending every shift watching other people jet off to new places. Or why the flat she's owned for a year still doesn't feel like home. Whether her close-knit family can forgive her… Continue reading Books read in September 2015

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Books read in August 2015

   We Never Asked For Wings - Vanessa Diffenbaugh     How far would you go for your children? Would you lie for them? Flee with them? Let someone else mother them if you thought they would do a better job? As a single parent, Letty does everything for her two children - apart from raise… Continue reading Books read in August 2015

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Reading is a right not a privledge

One of our newspapers The Evening Standard is running a campaign to tackle illiteracy in London. According to the paper, one in three children do not own a book and how one million working adults cannot read in the city. I am shocked that so many people are being held back in the world by… Continue reading Reading is a right not a privledge