Weekly Wrap-Up (October 6)

I am behind on a multitude of things, including visiting your blogs, commenting, replying to comments that you’ve so kindly left on my own blog, fulfilling commitments I’ve offered to do for you and I do so apologise but life at Casa Noveldeelights is getting increasingly stressful. Most of which, sadly, has to do with […]

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This Week in Books (October 2)

Hosted by Lipsy Lost and Found, my Wednesday post gives you a taste of what I’m reading this week. A similar meme is run by Taking on a World of Words. It all begins on a Monday, when four people board an elevator in a Manhattan office tower. Each presses a button for their floor, but the […]

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Now You See Me by Chris McGeorge | #20BooksOfSummer

Author : Chris McGeorgeTitle : Now You See MePages : 302Publisher : OrionPublication date : June 13, 2019 Six people went in. Only one came out… Introducing Standedge Tunnel: the longest canal tunnel in England. Last year six students went in, and two and a half hours later, the boat reappeared on the other side […]

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The Chain by Adrian McKinty | #20BooksOfSummer

Author : Adrian McKintyTitle : The ChainPages : 352Publisher : OrionPublication date : July 9, 2019 You just dropped off your child at the bus stop. A panicked stranger calls your phone. Your child has been kidnapped, and the stranger explains that their child has also been kidnapped, by a completely different stranger. The only […]

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Weekly Wrap-Up (July 14)

Hello, Sunday. Is it it me or are you coming around faster and faster? Not much to report this week. The socialising last Sunday went a tad overboard and I felt it on Monday, so that was a waste of a day 😳. The rest of the week was full of wonderful tennis. Today is […]

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Weekly Wrap-Up (May 12)

The May weather is not playing nice. Dark days, wet and miserable, hail and random thunderstorms … what is this fudgery? All I see when I look out of the window is a garden that is slowly starting to resemble a jungle but I can’t get out there to do anything about it. Luckily, I […]

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This Week in Books (May 8)

Hosted by Lipsy Lost and Found, my Wednesday post gives you a taste of what I’m reading this week. A similar meme is run by Taking on a World of Words. Harry Probert-Lloyd, a young barrister forced home from London by encroaching blindness, has begun work as the acting coroner of Teifi Valley with solicitor’s clerk John […]

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This Week in Books (February 13)

Hosted by Lipsy Lost and Found, my Wednesday post gives you a taste of what I’m reading this week. A similar meme is run by Taking on a World of Words. The Stranger appears out of nowhere, perhaps in a bar, or a parking lot, or at the grocery store. His identity is unknown. His motives are […]

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This Week in Books (February 6)

Hosted by Lipsy Lost and Found, my Wednesday post gives you a taste of what I’m reading this week. A similar meme is run by Taking on a World of Words. 1686, Iceland. Betrothed unexpectedly to Jón Eiríksson, Rósa is sent to join her new husband in the remote village of Stykkishólmur. Here, the villagers are wary […]

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