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A Long Shadow: A Review

When farmer Dan Maddicott is found shot dead in one of his fields, he leaves behind a young family and ...
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Catering For Your Crew

I used to say that the one thing that new parents or parents-to-be really don’t need is unsolicited advice or ...
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The Onyx Crown – An Interview with Alan Hurst

One of my favourite indulgences is to curl up with a book at the end of a weary day. Disappearing ...
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Jay-Jay the Supersonic Bus

Last year we reviewed The Christmas Play Rehearsal by Sue Wickstead and this year we are delighted to have been ...
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Spring Inspired Family Activities

Spring is always a great season to get creative and spot signs of life bursting through. With the Easter holidays ...
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Dyed Souls by Gary Santorella

Described by John Lloyd of The Bookbag as "Catcher in the Cuckoo's Nest," Dyed Souls is a gritty coming-of-age literary ...
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Restyling My Home

Many of you will know that we moved house two and a half years ago. We went from living in ...
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Did I Mention…?

I love bringing book reviews to my blog. Not only do I feel honoured to have the work of an ...
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Maths with Matr

Extracurricular tutoring and learning opportunities have long been available both face to face and more recently online.  Despite this I ...
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Black Matter – A Review

I have the pleasure of bringing a new book review to my blog today – Black Matter by GD Parker ...
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#Blogstravaganza Linky 100

Hello, welcome and happy New Year! I am so excited to be hosting the 100th #Blogstravaganza linky party! As regulars ...
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Repaving our information super highway

I could go into one hundred reasons why a connected world is a good thing. Education is possibly at the ...
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My Year In Review 2018

I debated whether to write a review of the last 12 months or not. I’m not really one for New ...
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Introducing Matr

One of the things that I love about blogging is the people and companies that I come to meet. One ...
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Sadie’s Wars by Rosemary Noble

Today I have the absolute pleasure to be bringing you another book review. Moving between Australia during WWI and England ...
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The Merest Loss by Steven Neil

If you know me, you’ll know that I have a love of literature and a love of history, so historical ...
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Mystery Blogger Award

Back in September the lovely Mrs A from Hooks and Dragons nominated me for the Mystery Blogger Award – thank ...
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The Nanny Song – An Interview with Misty Mount

One thing that I love indulging in is, as most of you know, reading. It gives me real pleasure and ...
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