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Author Spotlight: Kate Atkinson

Today, I wanted to celebrate the work of one of my favourite authors, Kate Atkinson. Discover what I love about her writing here.

Book Review

Book Review: Homegoing, by Yaa Gyasi (2017)

With its compelling and poignant narrative structure, Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi offers stunning explorations of slavery's legacy and the powerful bonds of family.

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Female voices – Vote100

It's been 100 years since the 1918 Representation of the People Act became law in the UK. For the first time, a woman could cast a vote in an election. But only if she met certain conditions - she had to be over 30 years old, have a considerable income, property, or a degree. It… Continue reading Female voices – Vote100

Book Review

Review: Swimming Lessons, by Claire Fuller (2017)

5/5 stars I was so happy to be asked to take part in the Instagram tour for Swimming Lessons’ paperback release, primarily because it finally gave me the push I needed to read this book (it’s been on my TBR since I first saw it in a bookshop last year). This book really did live… Continue reading Review: Swimming Lessons, by Claire Fuller (2017)