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Book Review: Terrifying Tales to Tell at Night – compiled and edited by Stephen Jones

Terrifying Tales to Tell at Night: 10 Scary Stories to Give You Nightmares! by Stephen Jones My rating: 4 of 5 stars I really enjoyed all ten of these entertaining, spooky stories. There are contributions from Ramsey Campbell, R. Chetwynd-Hayes, … Continue reading

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Book Review: They All Fall Down by Tammy Cohen

They All Fall Down by Tammy Cohen My rating: 4 of 5 stars The chapters of this book switch between the stories of the main protagonist, Hannah, her mother, Corinne, and one of the therapists in the The Meadows psychiatric … Continue reading

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Book Review: Publication Guaranteed (Well, almost!) by Esther Chilton

Publication Guaranteed (well, almost!): A Helping Hand For Writers by Esther Chilton My rating: 5 of 5 stars This small book is packed with tips, hints, exercises and examples to help writers to get their work published in many different … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Last Correspondent by Soraya M Lane

The Last Correspondent by Soraya M. Lane My rating: 5 of 5 stars The story drew me in right from the start. It is extremely well-written, and it is realistic. There is a lot of violence and gore, which is … Continue reading

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Book Review: Brilliant Basics for New Trainers by Niall Lavery and Glen Butler

Brilliant Basics for New Trainers by Niall Lavery and Glen Butler My rating: 4 of 5 stars One of the joys of training is that, no matter how experienced you are, you can learn something new every day. Here’s an … Continue reading

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Book Review: Little Big Lies by Liane Moriarty

Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty My rating: 4 of 5 stars My top advice to you regarding this book is that you should persevere. By the time you get to the end of the story, you will agree with … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Single Swallow by Zhang Ling

A Single Swallow by Ling Zhang My rating: 3 of 5 stars Having read this book and not loved it in the same way as many other reviewers, I feel rather guilty. I do like it and I think that … Continue reading

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Book Review: They Called Us Enemy by George Takei, Justin Eisinger, Steven Scott, Harmony Becker (Illustrator)

This is an excellent review by my friend, Lisa Vegan. You can read her original review on Goodreads here. Extremely well done! I loved it. Full 5 star book! I already knew most of what was described as happening in … Continue reading

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Book Review: Precognitions by Daniela I Norris

Precognitions by Daniela I. Norris My rating: 4 of 5 stars Precognitions builds upon the three intertwined stories of the first two books in the series, Recognitions and Premonitions, drawing the strands together into a strong rope with satisfactory, yet … Continue reading

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Book Review: You Beneath Your Skin by Dimyanti Biswas

You Beneath Your Skin by Damyanti Biswas My rating: 5 of 5 stars The stories that are told in this book are authentic because we know that they are based on the reality of extreme poverty, corruption, violence and injustice … Continue reading

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