Archives for Duffy’s Favourite Reads - Page 5

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The Hand That Feeds You – Domestic noir and dogs, two of my favourite things!

I don't usually jump on the bandwagon. I'm not having twitter rows about Go Set A Watchman, I would rather chew my own big toenail than read 50 Shades Of Grey, I managed to avoid peplum skirts and I didn't invest in a Uniqlo puffer vest for winter (although I…
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Bream Gives Me Hiccups – Jesse Eisenberg – Best Book!

Yep, this review will be very short. Not because this book is bad, or because I have nothing to say; this book is just good and I can't elaborate too much further, but I will try. Jesse has such a precise, extremely detailed way of describing domestic situations, that you…
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The Mountain Story – Sadness, redemption and a big mountain

What if you tried to end your life, yet ended up getting a whole new one instead? The Book Jacket Four lost hikers are about to discover they’re capable of something extraordinary. Nola has gone up the mountain to commemorate her wedding anniversary, the first since her beloved husband passed.…
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Everybody is somebody elses weirdo – My review of If I Fall, If I Die

I have just finished If I Fall, If I Die, and it is beautiful. This book is the story of Will, a young lad with an agoraphobic mother, living in a large house with rooms named after cities. Cairo, Toronto and Paris become their cocooned world filled with art, creativity…
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Australian Authors

Book Review.. If you want thrills & chills choose Hades by Candice Fox

The opening chapter immediately gripping as we enter Hades world at the moment he has two, bloodied, troubled toddlers delivered to his 'dump'. Hades makes the decision to keep these two dark eyed, chilling babies and take them on as his own by teaching them the ways of the underworld.…
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