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The other world of history: Writers’ Night with Bridget Collins, Stacey Halls, and Sonia Velton

Today's blog post is about my evening at Foyles for Writer's Night with a historical fiction focus.

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Favourite Books of 2018 and Reading Aims for 2019

My final post of 2018 - a look at my favourite books of the year and some aims for the new year! Thanks to you all for supporting my blog this year!

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Book Review: The Paying Guests, by Sarah Waters (2014)

My latest review is of The Paying Guests, by Sarah Waters (2014). When Frances Wray and her mother decided to take in paying lodgers, they could never have anticipated how much their lives would change. Read my full review here:

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Audiobook Review: The Other Boleyn Girl, by Philippa Gregory (Narrated by Vanessa Kirby: 2018)

Philippa Gregory's novel, The Other Boleyn Girl, has enjoyed worldwide acclaim since its initial 2001 publication. HarperCollins have released this gripping novel in audiobook format. Find out what I thought about it here!

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Women’s Prize for Fiction 2018

Who's excited for the announcement of the Women's Prize for Fiction winner this evening? The build-up to this event has been so great - I've loved hearing everyone's thoughts on the shortlist, as well as the readings and interviews from the authors themselves. It's such a fantastic celebration of reading and writing. I've only read… Continue reading Women’s Prize for Fiction 2018