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Book Review – An Intimate life of Paul McCartney by Howard Sounes

Book Review – An Intimate life of Paul McCartney by Howard Sounes For the best part of the past fifty years, Paul McCartney has been one of the world’s best-known musicians. From the chart-friendly pop of early Beatles music to … Continue reading

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Book Review – Even Dogs in the Wild by Ian Rankin

Book Review – Even Dogs in the Wild by Ian Rankin Even Dogs in the Wild finds Ian Rankin’s most famous creation, Detective InspectorJohn Rebus doing what he does best, clashing with colleagues and criminals, drinking too much, and coming … Continue reading

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Echoes – Anagrams poem

Echoes The deadened thud Hit the headlines as I Exclaimed in shades of Hysteria Slowly, she ran down the stair Moving like a force of nature, if Earth stopped for delirium and hysteria Looking down Looking through you She paused … Continue reading

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Book Review – Emerald City by Jennifer Egan

The author Jennifer Egan made her name with a series of critically acclaimed, commercially successful novels, such as ‘A Visit from the Goon Squad’ and ‘The Invisible Circus’ so her story-telling talents have been honed by years of practice. It … Continue reading

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Book Review – CTRL-ALT-DELETE by Dave Lewis

Book Review  – CTRL-ALT-Delete by Dave Lewis In CTRL-ALT-Delete Dave, Lewis has produced a modern thriller. It is full of contemporary technology, Facebook, murder, and that old standby, eroticism to tell its story of love gone wrong, stalking, and an … Continue reading

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Book Review – Cold Caller by Jason Starr

Book review Cold Caller by Jason Starr Cold Caller is a novel about failed ambitions, chance encounters leading to unimagined crime, and an amoral, if charming protagonist in the form of Bill Moss. This is a reprint of a novel … Continue reading

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Book Review – Celestial Navigation by Ann Tyler

Celestial Navigation Anne Tyler (Author) Anne Tyler’s career has seen the talented, prolific writer tell stories about small details in more significant narratives, and Celestial Navigation looks at the little details that form the vast majority of everyday living. It … Continue reading

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