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My Top 10 Books of 2017


Every year I get to December and try to compile a Top 10 Books list. Every year I say to myself I won’t do it again because it’s too hard. I’m doing it again. In 2017 I have read to completion 65 books, given up on 4 others and am currently reading a further 4… Continue reading My Top 10 Books of 2017

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Tidbit Tuesday – Cogheart


Tidbit Tuesday features a new book every week. No personal input from me, just the book speaking for itself.

This week is the children’s steampunk adventure novel ‘Cogheart’ by Peter Bunzl

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The Dragon’s Eye ~ Book Review


In 1892, when their parents are unacountably detained in India, Beatrice and Daniel Cook go to stay with Dr Ernest Drake. There they begin to learn dragonology but soon a series of events plunges them into an adventure involving Dr Drake’s arch-enemy Ignatius Crook, who has determined that he alone shall become Dragon Master and head of the Secret and Ancient Society of Dragonologists. The hunt for the Dragon’s Eye is on!