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Book Review: In The Dark by Mark Billingham

In The Dark by Mark Billingham My rating: 4 of 5 stars Violent criminals, big and small; some of them teenagers believing that they are much bigger than they actually are. London police, some straight and some crooked. This book … Continue reading

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Book Review: Presentation Zen by Garr Reynolds

Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery by Garr Reynolds My rating: 5 of 5 stars There are over four thousand reviews of this book on Goodreads, so it is unlikely that I can say anything fresh about … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Accidental Detective by Michael RN Jones

The Accidental Detective by Michael R.N. Jones My rating: 4 of 5 stars Everything about this story is ridiculously unbelievable, and that is what makes it so comical and readable. The characters could never exist in real life, especially Victor … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Grain of Rice by Helena Clare Pittman

A Grain of Rice by Helena Clare Pittman My rating: 4 of 5 stars Excellent! This book is such a simple variation on the old grains on a chessboard example of exponential growth. The story is charming, but not exceptional. … Continue reading

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Book Review: My Kind of Poetry by Janice Carter

My Kind of Poetry by Janice Carter My rating: 5 of 5 stars This delightful collection of poems, which are written straight from the poet’s heart and mind, are beautifully illustrated by sketches drawn by herself. All of the poems … Continue reading

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Book Review: Fatherland by Robert Harris

Fatherland by Robert Harris My rating: 5 of 5 stars What an excellent book! The version that I read was a twentieth anniversary edition of Robert Harris’s breakthrough novel. In the forward, he explains how the concept of a work … Continue reading

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Book Review: Dirty Filthy Rich Boys by Laurelin Page

Dirty Filthy Rich Boys by Laurelin Paige My rating: 4 of 5 stars I enjoyed this little story, which acts as an enticing introduction to the series. It certainly achieves its goal in making me want to read on into … Continue reading

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