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Book Club

Warning: May contain spoilers – although I’ll do my very best to avoid them, because I really, truly think you should read this book 🙂 . Ransom Riggs’ first novel, “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children”, is told in the … Continue reading

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Book of the Month

I’ve just finished reading a truly delightful book: The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson. Written in Swedish, the novel  appeared last year in a Hebrew translation as one of Steimatzky’s Books of the Month … Continue reading

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Dickens in December

One of the things I promised myself I would do, once I retired, was to find time to catch up on my reading – and, in particular, my reading of the classics. So the December readalong on Caroline’s seductively named … Continue reading

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