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A Baby at the Beach Cafe

Advantages: A great short read
Disadvantages: Not the same depth as a long read

I have read some of Lucy Diamond's work before so when I saw this book displayed at my local library I thought I would take it. This is one of the 'quick read' options of books (marked in black at the top left hand of the book) and I quite like the qui ...

jules.34 05.04.2016 · Read full review
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A Merry Mistletoe Wedding

Advantages: A great read
Disadvantages: Cannot think of any

...randomly from my local library when I saw it on one of the shelves one day - I thought it looked a fun and light-hearted read. When I began to read, I found it was just that but I recognised the characters. I hadn't realised when I pi ...

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Review of A Merry Mistletoe Wedding - Judy Astley

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~ * A Christmas Feast!! * ~

Advantages: stories, well written
Disadvantages: none

The Christmas holidays has meant lots of reading for me. As many of you will know, in the run up to Christmas I like to read Christmassy books. This year my Christmas book pile was huge; one of which was this book, ‘A Christmas Feast’ by Katie Fforde whic ...

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Afternoon Tea at the Sunflower Cafe

Advantages: A Great Read
Disadvantages: Cannot Think of Any

About the Author Milly Johnson has written various books. They are not in any particular order and you can read them out of sequence as they are not a series, although some of the characters in some of her books make appearances in other books that ...

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A Beautiful Book About A Horrible Man

Advantages: Treads a delicate line between revolting us and making us feel sympathy
Disadvantages: The issue of the death is never really resolved

...Not one for the sun lounger An Obedient Father by Akhil Sharma is not an easy or comfortable book to read but is one the reader feels compelled to get through. It touches on horrible behaviour but oddly manages at times to make the reader almost feel ...

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