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My must-read books list

My long list of books I’ve loved… These are books from all genres and none, for all ages. It’s not a snob list of books I pretend I’ve read – I have actually read each of these, to the end, … Continue reading

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Tattoo taboo

A startling picture (see it properly here on the BBC website) of a man covered head to toe (even the whites of his eyes are blue) in tattoos made me wonder… Could he ever commit a crime? It would be the … Continue reading

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A Valentine to Brasov

Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is hard to ignore. So use it. Use everything – the romance, the excitement, the dread, the loneliness, the togetherness or isolation… all those powerful feelings and how they make us behave. Fiction … Continue reading

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Think about this… Imagine that!

Are you anxious about not having much imagination? Do you worry? Do you daydream? Do you plan holidays? Do you plan ahead for the weekend? If you’ve said yes to any of those questions, you have a perfectly good imagination. … Continue reading

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Name that novel

Leigh Russell, crime fictionaire, says: “We are running a competition! The prize is to have your title on the front of my next book + a signed inscription thanking you. I need your help again!” Details are here…  

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