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Book review: ‘How to Be Famous’ by Caitlin Moran

I’ve been ‘aware’ of Caitlin Moran's work for a number of years. I think she first came to my attention in 2011. I worked in a bookshop and Morans book ‘How to be a Woman’ was in the charts. The cover art just seemed to exude a quirky confidence and it went straight into my… Continue reading Book review: ‘How to Be Famous’ by Caitlin Moran

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The Pisces by Melissa Broder

Lucy is a student who doesn’t really know what she wants in life, and after an acrimonious break up from her boyfriend. Her sister throws her a lifeline, giving Lucy a break from her desert life in Phoenix, her sister asks Lucy to housesit for her whilst also attending a local therapy group. So Lucy… Continue reading The Pisces by Melissa Broder

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The Illumination of Ursula Flight

My book club read for this month was 'The illumiation of Ursula Flight' by Anne Marie Crowhurst. Even though this book has a nice looking cover I can’t say that it is a book I would have picked up myself The Goodreads blurb reads “Born on the night of an ill-auguring comet just before Charles… Continue reading The Illumination of Ursula Flight