Book Review – October 2017 – Sallie Eden

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Why We Sleep by Matthew Walker – Published by Allen Lane, 3 October 2017 Matthew Walker is currently Professor of Neuroscience and Psychology and Director of the Sleep and Neuroimaging Laboratory at the University of California, […]

Book Review – September 2017 – Sallie Eden

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The Little Gardener by Emily Hughes – Published by Flying Eye Books Lots of ‘big’ illustrations, with some fine detail and repetition, so ideal for small children, maybe as a bedtime story.  As you might have […]

Book Review – August 2017 – Sallie Eden

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That’s Not English by Erin Moore – Published by Vintage, 2015 A book by a London based author from America, about ‘Britishisms’, Americanisms and “What our English says about us”, it’s rather less lightweight than I […]

Book Review – August 2017 – Sallie Eden

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Ships’ Cat’s in war and peace by Val Lewis – Published by Nauticalia, reprinted 2014 I make no apology for saying that, although the author delves into the history of exploration and the seafaring past (right […]

Book Review – July 2017 – Sallie Eden

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Enid Blyton for Grown-Ups: Five Go On A Strategy Away Day. Words by Bruno Vincent – Published by Quercus Editions Ltd, 2016 Marketed as Enid Blyton for adults, this is the first of the series I’ve […]

Book Review – July 2017 – Sallie Eden

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A Grave Concern by Susanna Gregory – Published by Sphere, 2016 This is the 22nd in a series of medieval mysteries set in Cambridge. Although historical novels are not my preferred genre, I can rarely resist […]

Book Review – June 2017 – Sallie Eden

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Dragged Through Time by Marc Grimston – Published by Create Space, 2016 (available via Amazon) Set in the early years of WWII, this is the follow up to Zio The Hero and features the other “heroes” from […]

Book Review – June 2017 – Sallie Eden

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The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson – Published by Bloomsbury in paperback, 2017 I spotted this book on a recent trip to Rye where it’s set. Written by the author of the wonderful Major […]

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