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one_step_closer 03-12-2018 02:16 PM

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3,096 Days - Natascha Kampusch.

I gave this 4 stars (really liked it).

Now reading Ghosts Of Christmas Past - Tim Martin (Editor), various authors.

one_step_closer 05-12-2018 02:35 PM

Also reading, A Spark Of Light - Jodi Picoult.

MyLastKiss 10-12-2018 07:50 PM

Thirteenth Tale

by Diane Setterfield

one_step_closer 11-12-2018 06:57 PM

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A Spark Of Light - Jodi Picoult.

I gave this 4 stars (really liked it). It was quite hard to read though because the story was going backwards.

Going back to reading Ghosts Of Christmas Past.

one_step_closer 15-12-2018 01:01 PM

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Ghosts Of Christmas Past - Tim Martin (Editor), various authors.

I gave this 3 stars (liked it).

Just read The Truth Pixie - Matt Haig. Gave this 3 stars.

Reading Bedtime Stories For Stressed Out Adults - Various.

one_step_closer 15-12-2018 07:16 PM

Also reading Dead Men Whistling - Graham Masterton. (For library reading group).

one_step_closer 18-12-2018 12:11 PM

I have that on my shelf to read. Let me know what you think about it if you like. :-)

one_step_closer 21-12-2018 06:07 PM

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Also reading Dead Men Whistling - Graham Masterton. (For library reading group).

Gave up on this as I was bored.

Now reading Beyond The Call Of Duty: Untold Stories Of Britain's Bravest Police Officers - Ben Ando and Nick Kinsella.

Buttons. 22-12-2018 03:46 PM

A spark of light-Jodi Piccoult, fantastic as usual but it felt unfinshed.

one_step_closer 22-12-2018 05:44 PM

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A spark of light-Jodi Piccoult, fantastic as usual but it felt unfinshed.

Do you think that's because the story was told backwards? I felt like there was no conclusion mostly because of that.

one_step_closer 22-12-2018 05:45 PM

Also reading How To Live Like Your Cat - Stephane Garnier.

Buttons. 23-12-2018 03:08 PM

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Do you think that's because the story was told backwards? I felt like there was no conclusion mostly because of that.

Hmm, I don't know. Maybe. There was definitely a feeling of lack of conclusion. Which of hers is your favourite book?

Yeah somehow don't think I'm going to read the Cat book :P Have begun Peggy and me by Miranda Hart about her and her dog-more my cuppa tea.

one_step_closer 23-12-2018 03:12 PM

I have no idea which of hers is my favourite, I don't think I've read any that I haven't liked although I haven't read the ones she wrote with her daughter. Do you have a favourite?

Buttons. 23-12-2018 03:22 PM

I don't think I've read any of hers that I didn't like although like you I haven't read the ones she wrote with her daughter. I'd say Second Glance or Nineteen Minutes would be high up on my list.

one_step_closer 23-12-2018 03:31 PM

Nineteen Minutes was very hard hitting.

Buttons. 23-12-2018 03:35 PM

Very much so. The way she managed to humanise all characters concerned was interesting.

one_step_closer 26-12-2018 12:50 PM

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Beyond The Call Of Duty: Untold Stories Of Britain's Bravest Police Officers - Ben Ando and Nick Kinsella.

I gave this 5 stars (it was amazing).

Buttons. 26-12-2018 04:25 PM

^ I'll add it to my to read list.

one_step_closer 26-12-2018 04:48 PM

Now reading Breathing Underwater - Lu Vickers.

one_step_closer 30-12-2018 11:20 AM

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Breathing Underwater - Lu Vickers.

I gave this 3 stars (liked it).


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