Archives for Historical Fiction

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Duffy’s Holiday Reads #1 Wolf Winter – Dark, stark and incredibly cold…

Some people don't like the term 'beach reads' and neither do I. I think it's because i'm not quite sure what a good 'beach read' should be, and why it should be anything different. A good book is a good book isn't it? It shouldn't matter where you are; although…
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Australian Authors

A Dictionary of Mutual Understanding – A graceful, cold, Japanese tale,with a raw core

Duffy’s review The ebb and flow of this book is extremely graceful. The words move through the pages like an old Japanese play and the spoken language drifts you gently to Nagasaki. A stranger knocks on the door of Amaterasu’s home and says he is her Grandson, thought dead. It…
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Duffy

Skin – Imagine tracking your personal history before the internet!

  Amazing textured and gold book cover Skin is a complete U-turn to my last few reads. Those that know me, know that I’m an ancient history geek, so when I threw my name in the ring to win a copy of Skin from The Reading Room, I was pretty…
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