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A Discovery of Witches: Spellbound, Book and TV

September 10, 2018

Now here is something I like to write about and enjoy very much: Books, TV shows, witches and museums. Better is an event with all of this included! Next 14th of September, is starting a new TV show on Sky, along with Now TV  an original mini-series featuring the book from Deborah Harkness: A Discovery of Witches. This successful All Souls Book Trilogy starts with the 1st book A Discovery of Witches that gives the name to the tv show…

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A story about a Story Gift

August 29, 2018

I love books and everyone knows that! I also love to give books if I know people like books like I do and especially if I know which book they are looking for. But what about giving a different type of gift that includes a book or any reference to their favourite book? Now that would be nice! And It’s here! One of my favourite books is Alice in Wonderland. I lost the counting on how many times I read…

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Summer Holidays Fun: Science Activities

August 21, 2018

Brilliant new Book from Dr Michelle Dickinson! Dr Michelle Dickinson is a World renowned nano scientist, that combines science and cooking in a fabulous new book that will ensure hours of entertainment for the kids to share with parents, grandparents, friend, siblings – actually anyone who wants to have fun! The Kitchen Science Cookbook is a beautiful, lovingly crafted “recipe” book with a unique twist – each recipe is a science experiment that you can do at home with your family, using…

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Mindfulness for Busy People – Let’s Read!

February 13, 2018

I have been so busy doing so many things (or getting sick or even treating my family, that I have been putting my reading list a bit to the back as all I want with my precious quiet minutes is actually to sleep. So sorry to all the authors and publishers that have sent me your books for reviews, I haven’t forgot you, just need a bit of more time to give them a proper read and proper care of…

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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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Thirteen Reasons Why: The Book by Jay Asher

September 12, 2017

Have you seen Thirteen Reasons Why the Netflix series? Plot: You can’t stop the future. You can’t rewind the past. The only way to learn the secret . . . is to press play. Clay Jensen returns home from school one day to find a mysterious box with his name on it, outside his front door. Inside he discovers a series of cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker – his classmate and crush. Only, she committed suicide two weeks earlier. On the…

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