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Clearing the Shelves – ‘The House of Birds’ by Morgan McCarthy

Every month I aim to read a book that I’ve had sat on the shelves for over six months, in an attempt to clear my backlog and to give older books a little attention. For March I picked ‘The House of Birds’ by Morgan McCarthy which has been sat there for a lot longer than… Continue reading Clearing the Shelves – ‘The House of Birds’ by Morgan McCarthy

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Clearing the Shelves – ‘The Mermaids Singing’ by Val McDermid

  Every month I try to read at least one book that I’ve had sat on the shelves for over six months. January’s pick was ‘The Mermaids Singing’ by Val McDermid which I have had for a lot longer than six months! It was also my pick for Zuky’s Book Bum Book Club January theme which… Continue reading Clearing the Shelves – ‘The Mermaids Singing’ by Val McDermid

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Clearing The Shelves – ‘The Book of Lost and Found’ by Lucy Foley

Every month I aim to read a book that I’ve had for over six months in an attempt to clear my back log and to give some older books a little attention. My December pick was ‘The Book of Lost and Found’ by Lucy Foley.   LONDON, 1986: Bequeathed an old portrait by her grandmother,… Continue reading Clearing The Shelves – ‘The Book of Lost and Found’ by Lucy Foley

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Clearing The Shelves – Book Review – ‘The Invention of Wings’ by Sue Monk Kidd

Every month I aim to read a book I’ve had over six months, in an attempt to clear my back log and to give some slightly older books a bit of attention. For November I read ‘The Invention of Wings’ by Sue Monk Kidd. 1803. Sarah Grimke is the middle daughter. The one her mother… Continue reading Clearing The Shelves – Book Review – ‘The Invention of Wings’ by Sue Monk Kidd

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Clearing The Shelves – ‘The Chalk Pit’ by Elly Griffiths

Every month I try to read a book I’ve had sat on the shelves for over six months in an attempt to clear my back log and to give some older books a little attention. My pick for October is ‘The Chalk Pit’ by Elly Griffiths. THE BOOK Boiled human bones have been found in… Continue reading Clearing The Shelves – ‘The Chalk Pit’ by Elly Griffiths

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Clearing The Shelves – ‘The Vanishing’ by Sophia Tobin

Every month I aim to read a book that I’ve had over six months in an attempt to clear my back log and to give some older books a spot of attention. My choice for August was ‘The Vanishing’ by Sophia Tobin.   On top of the Yorkshire Moors, in an isolated spot carved out… Continue reading Clearing The Shelves – ‘The Vanishing’ by Sophia Tobin

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Clearing the Shelves – ‘The Underground Railroad’ by Colson Whitehead

  Every month I aim to read a book that I’ve had over six months in an attempt to clear my back log and to give some older books a spot of attention. For July my pick was ‘The Underground Railroad’ by Colson Whitehead. And I picked it up when I discovered it was the… Continue reading Clearing the Shelves – ‘The Underground Railroad’ by Colson Whitehead