A moment like forever – Martina Reilly

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After a road accident in Australia, Andy returns home and locks herself in her flat, cutting herself off from her former life and building a new one to accommodate her facial scar and fear of […]

The Church Mice Adrift – Graham Oakley

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After being out of print for some years, three of Oakley’s classic children’s books (The Church Mouse, The Church Mice Adrift and The Church Mice at Christmas) have been reprinted. Life in Wortlethorpe Church is […]

The Secret Crown – Chris Kuzneski

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The mysterious death of Mad King Ludwig, his life of fantasy and excess and the discovery of a former Nazi bunker are combined to produce a fast paced thriller. History and surmise are blended in […]

Book Review – Sallie Eden

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  Taking as its premise “anyone can learn to knit”, after a brief history of knitting, a description of the materials you need and an illustrated guide to the main stitches, there are patterns for […]

Book Review – Sallie Eden

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The Soul Collectors by Chris Mooney A missing child claims he is still alive ten years later and has taken his family hostage. Where has he been and why has he come back? Why is […]

The Night Bookmobile by Audrey Niffenegger

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A very different book by the author of “The Time Traveller’s wife”, based on a short story, serialised in the Guardian. At the start of the story, Alexandra encounters a Winnebago late at night. Inside […]

Living Opera by Joshua Jampol – OUP hardback

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This book comprises Jampol’s interviews with 20 key figures from the opera world – conductors, singers, music directors etc. He covers everything from pre-performance superstitions to favourite composers and the relevance of opera today. Using […]

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