Category Archives: British

Review: Oliver Fibbs 1: The Attack of the Alien Brain

Oliver Fibbs 1: The Attack of the Alien Brain by Steve Hartley My rating: 4 of 5 stars I really did love this book, although I think that the reading experience may have been better in papaerback rather than Kindle. … Continue reading

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The Upsetting Reality Of Modern Day Poverty

Originally posted on kathleen kerridge:
This is a post about a subject very close to home.  My home.  It is about politicians who wouldn’t know poverty if it chewed on their overpaid arses. It’s about Jamie Oliver. Now, to put this…

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Review: Doomsday Book

Doomsday Book by Connie Willis My rating: 3 of 5 stars Connie Willis is a very imaginative writer. I love the time travel genre, and this story is one of the better ones that I have read. However, at almost … Continue reading

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British Stereotypes

My mother was from Sutherland in the far north of Scotland. My father is from South Yorkshire. BUT….. I deny that I am either a Wildling or that I am Fighty! If you want to argue about that, you can meet … Continue reading

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