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WWW Wednesday: 20th May 2020

WWW Wednesday 20th May 2020. This week is all about the crime/mystery fiction. Titles by Matt Killeen, Agatha Christie, and Holly Jackson.

TTT: Top Ten Tuesday 28th April 2020.

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday looks at ‘Books I Wish I’d Read as a Child’.
It seems that young me fell victim to the idea that I didn’t need to read the classics when there were perfectly good film adaptations available.
Do you have any childhood reading regrets?

12 Days of Christmas 2019: Day 6

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, J.K Rowling “Ah, music,” he said, wiping his eyes. “A magic beyond all we do here!” – Albus Percival Wulfric Brian Dumbledore

12 Reads of Christmas 2019: Day 3

The Northern Lights, Philip Pullman (His Dark Materials #1) “I wish…” she said, and stopped. There was nothing that could be gained by wishing for it. A final deep shaky breath, and she was ready to go on.” – Lyra Belaqua, The Northern Lights

12 Reads of Christmas 2019: Day 2

And Then There Were None, Agatha Christie “I don’t know. I don’t know at all. And that’s what’s frightening the life out of me. To have no idea….” – Rogers, the butler

12 Reads of Christmas 2019: Day 1

A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens “I am as light as a feather, I am as happy as an angel, I am as merry as a schoolboy. I am as giddy as a drunken man. A merry Christmas to everybody! A happy New Year to all the world! Hallo here! Whoop! Hallo!” – Ebenezer Scrooge

Review: The Mime Order by Samantha Shannon (The Bone Season #2)

Title: The Mime Order Author: Samantha Shannon Pages:  528 Published: 27th January 2015 ⭐️ 5 / 5 N.B This review is taken from my previous blog Theatre and Movies and Books, Oh My, which was deactivated in 2016. The Mime Order is the long awaited sequel to Samantha Shannon’s The Bone Season, and my most anticipated read of this year. I have really been

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