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David Bowie: A Life by Dylan Jones

December 20, 2017

I remember reading about Bowie’s death and getting tearful about it.   2016 took some my Idols away, such as Bowie or Prince, one after another, and I remeber thinking: “An incredible Era if finishing”. Bowie was eccentric and enigmatic and I remember watching the video: “Let’s Dance” sitting on the floor of my home in Venezuela when i was perhaps between 5 to 6 years old and thinking: what is going on on this music and why the colours…

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His Guilty Secret by Hélene Fermont

November 20, 2017

It will be thrilling, haunting and at the same time pull you up at give you strength. This was just a little of what I felt with this book. Synopsis: The man she trusted was a liar and a cheat. She was glad he was dead. His Guilty Secret takes the reader on a scandalous tale of death, betrayal, love and no less than five affairs. Hélene Fermont’s novels deal with the psychological and moral complexity of issues that readers…

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Curse of the Werewolf Boy by Chris Priestley

November 1, 2017

Brand new series Maudlin Towers, brings the mystic of Magic to our hands.     Plot: We shall be detectives, Sponge!’ exclaimed Mildew. ‘We shall solve the Mystery of the School Spoon!’ Mildew and Sponge don’t think much of Maudlin Towers, the blackened, gloom-laden, gargoyle-infested monstrosity that is their school. But when somebody steals the School Spoon and the teachers threaten to cancel the Christmas holidays until the culprit is found, our heroes must spring into action and solve the crime!…

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Explorer Dinosaurs!

October 27, 2017

New Children’s non-fiction book in association with the Natural History Museum What on Earth? Publishing has announced the launch of its latest book – EXPLORER DINOSAURS!  The pages open out to reveal a beautifully illustrated timeline of more than 100 dinosaurs, charting their rise and fall over 175 million years. Every young reader is invited to become a Special Agent, and it’s their job to sort through the clues, unravel the secrets and discover the truth behind the incredible story of dinosaurs. Which…

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Christmas at Woolworths by Elaine Everest

October 24, 2017

Mystery on Christmas time during the War!   Summary: Even though there was a war on, the Woolworths girls brought Christmas cheer to their customers Best friends Sarah, Maisie and Freda are brought together by their jobs at Woolworths. With their loved ones away on the front line, their bonds of friendship strengthen each day. Betty Billington is the manager at Woolworths, and a rock for the girls, having given up on love . . . Until a mysterious stranger turns up one day – could…

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