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Book Review: Flappers and Philosophers by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Title: Flappers and Philosophers Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald Genre: Short Stories / Classics Date: 2010 (1920) Publisher: Penguin Classics Pages: 643 Started: 13th December 2018 Completed: 13th December 2018 Rating: 4.5/5 Summary: Covering some of the very best of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s short fiction, this collection spans his career, from the early stories of the glittering Jazz Age, through the lost hopes… Continue reading Book Review: Flappers and Philosophers by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Book Review: Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

Title: Little Women Author: Louisa May Alcott Genre: Historical Fiction / Classics Date: 1989 (1868) Publisher: Penguin Classics Pages: 576 Started: 2nd December 2018 Completed: 4th December 2018 Rating: 4/5 Summary: The charming story of the March sisters, Little Women has been adored for generations. Readers have rooted for Laurie in his pursuit of Jo’s hand, cried over little Beth’s untimely death, and dreamed… Continue reading Book Review: Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

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Top Ten Tuesday: Favourite Book Settings

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme brought to you by That Artsy Reader Girl. It was previously hosted at The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is: Freebie! I’ve gone for Favourite Bookish Settings. Some of these are fictional and some are real places but they’re all featured in books! Middle Earth from The Hobbit by J. R. R.… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Favourite Book Settings

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Book Review: Nevernight by Jay Kristoff

Title: Nevernight Author: Jay Kristoff Genre: Young Adult / Fantasy Date: 2017 (2016) Publisher: HarperCollins Pages: 463 Started: 4th October 2018 Completed: 6th October 2018 Rating: 4.5/5 Summary: Mia Covere is only ten years old when she is given her first lesson in death. Destined to destroy empires, the child raised in shadows made a promise on the day she lost… Continue reading Book Review: Nevernight by Jay Kristoff

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Book Review: A Dark So Deadly by Stuart MacBride

Title: A Dark So Deadly Author: Stuart MacBride Genre: Thriller / Crime Fiction Date: 2017 Publisher: HarperCollins Pages: 608 Started: 23rd November 2018 Completed: 30th November 2018 Rating: 4/5 Summary: Welcome to the Misfit Mob. It’s where Police Scotland dumps the officers it can’t get rid of, but wants to: the outcasts, the troublemakers, the compromised. Officers like DC Callum MacGregor,… Continue reading Book Review: A Dark So Deadly by Stuart MacBride