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The Reading Life: 2022

December 31, 2022 | No Comments

Another year of muddling through despite cancelled travel plans and brushes with the plague. We’ve been and remain much luckier than most given the war in the Ukraine, the UK’s…

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The Reading Life: 2021

December 10, 2022 | No Comments

I was already compiling my booklist from 2022 when I realised I had forgotten to post this list from 2021 due to… well, who knows what? Apathy? Melancholy? Forgetfulness? Rage?…

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Eerie Reads

November 3, 2021 | No Comments

This past October, I recommended some eerie books––one per day, in the hope of getting everyone in a heebie-jeebie frame of mind, and distract us from the dire news cycle.…

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The Reading Life: 2020

April 21, 2021 | No Comments

2020, what a year. I’m going to go with the old maxim, ‘if you can’t say something nice, say nothing at all,’ and simply share my year’s reading. Four months…

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The Reading Life – 2019

January 31, 2020 | No Comments

Let’s face it, the reading life never disappoints even if many things in our private lives (like my utter inability to get this first sentence to format properly), and unfolding…

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