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Reading in Lockdown!

First of all, how is everyone doing in these uncertain times? I found a lot of comfort in books and films whilst in lock-down. I can happily say that I have read more books this year than I have done last year. I am very happy that I have taken part in the Goodreads challenge and targeted myself a goal of 20 books to … Read More Reading in Lockdown!

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Music I Listen To When Writing!

Most people can only read or write while it is deathly silent, in a library or at home. Not me, I like noise. Not deafening heavy metal blasting at top volume, but nice quiet, peaceful music or the TV on a low volume. The best place is to be in a coffee shop, that has the gentle hum of people who had the same … Read More Music I Listen To When Writing!

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Mini Book Haul!

Knowing that with the impending lockdown of the UK due to the Covid-19 pandemic that I would be very much inside for the foreseeable future, and having recently started a dream job at Waterstones (Gah! So happy.) I took advantage of being at work and acquired some reading material during my dinner break.   LETTERS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD – SIMON SEBAG MONTEFIORE So, … Read More Mini Book Haul!

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Book Club!

***** May be some spoilers ***** I have always thought it would be nice for me to join a book club. I don’t have many people I speak frequently too, to be able to talk about books with. I usually just bore people as I go on and on and on. My partner is a good egg and he tries to listen and fair … Read More Book Club!

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Childhood Libraries

The summers of my childhood were usually spent in wild abandonment, spending every other night at a friends, or roaming the town looking for an adventure. I never found a more adventurous place than the local library. The best part of my day, would be the long winded pleading with my mum to take me, just to get a new book so that I … Read More Childhood Libraries